BFP meaning BFP is Hiring 2000 Fire Officers Nationwide

BFP is Hiring 2000 Fire Officers Nationwide

Bureau of Fire Protection (Kawanihan ng Pagtatanggol sa Sunog) is the government body in the Philippines responsible for the provision of fire services. It is under the jurisdiction of the Department of the Interior and Local Government.

The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) is now open for the recruitment of Two Thousand (2000) Fire Officer 1 (FO1) (SG 10) Nationwide.


No person shall be appointed as uniformed personnel of the BFP unless he/she possesses the following qualifications:

A citizen of the Republic of the Philippines
A person of good moral character
A Graduate of any 4-year Baccalaureate Degree from a recognized institution of learning
Must be at least 1.57 meter height for male and and 1.52 meter for female
Must weigh no more or less than 5 kilograms from the standard weight corresponding to his/her height, age and sex
Must not be less than 21 nor more than 30 years old on the date of actual assumption of duty / oath of office
Must have passed the psychiatric / psychological, drug and physical tests
Must not been convicted by final judgement of an offensive crime; and
Must not have been dishonorably discharged or dismissed for case from previous employment

Eligibility (any of the following)

Career Service Professional (Civil Service Commission)
Presidential Decree No. 907 (Honor Graduates – Civil Service Commission)
Career Service Fire Officer Exam (CS FOE – Civil Service Commission)
Republic Act 1080 (Board and Bar Exams – Professional Regulatory Commission)
Officer-in-Charge Navigational Watch / Engineering Watch (Marina)


These are the basic requirements, please refer to your nearest BFP Fire Station / BFP Regional Office for more details.

  • Application Letter
  • 2 handwritten / computerized Personal Data Sheet (PDS)
  • College Diploma
  • Transcript of Record
  • Certificate of Appropriate Eligibility and ID, for Board Passers
  • PSA Certificate of Live Birth
  • PSA Marriage Contract (for married applicants)
  • Clearances (Barangay, Mayor, Police, MTC, RTC, Fiscal, NBI)
  • Certificate of Waiver if applicable
    • Waivers (any of the following for applicants with age and/or height deficiency/ies)
      • National Certificate for Indigenous Peoples
      • National Certificate for Muslim Filipinos
      • Professional Drivers License with restriction code 1, 2 & 3
      • Certificate of Fire Volunteer for at least 6 months


  • Fire Officer 1 will receive a monthly basic salary of P29,668 (Salary Grade 10) upon oathtaking.

How to Apply

  • Applicants must register to the following link before proceeding to any stage of processing:

Coverage of Qualifying Written Examination

  • General Information / Current Events – 30%
  • Vocabulary – 15%
  • Synonyms – 15%
  • Grammar and Correct Usage –10%
  • Analogy – 10%
  • Reading Comprehension – 10%
  • Mathematics –10%


For inquiries, you may contact:

Recruitment and Selection
Bureau of Fire Protection-National Headquarters (BFP-NHQ)
Agham Rd, Bagong Pag-asa, Quezon City, 1105 Metro Manila
Tel. Nos.: (+632) 426-02-19/426-02-46 loc. 205
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Email: [email protected]