Career Opportunities in the City of Franklin

Franklin is on the rise, offering a bright future with exciting opportunities for growth and success.

At the heart of the City of Franklin lies a commitment to public safety and service excellence. If you're looking for a career that allows you to make a real difference in people's lives every day, join our team of firefighters, EMS professionals, or police officers as we pave the way for progress in our thriving community.

Public Service Builds a Community’s Future

Discover rewarding opportunities as a firefighter, police officer, or EMS professional with the City of Franklin. Overcome career challenges and shape your future in public service.

One of the Top Benefits Plans

for First Responders in the Area

The 10% Pension Pick-Up

provides a substantial boost to your retirement savings, ensuring a more financially secure future.

Tuition Reimbursement Plan

encourages you to pursue further education and special training.

Excellent Shift Scheduling and PTO

promotes a healthy, balanced lifestyle for you and your family.

Are You a Veteran?

Your service is appreciated, and we hire heros.

“This community and administration, along with the camaraderie and diversity in the workplace make for a wonderful experience. If you’re looking for a good career, with a generous benefits package, Franklin is the place to be.“

Lieutenant Darrin Wiseman,
City of Franklin Division of Fire and EMS

Public Service Careers

Ignite Your Career

Embark on a journey of service and discovery as you delve into the rewarding world of firefighting. Uncover the steps to becoming a firefighter and witness firsthand how your unwavering passion can pave the way for a fulfilling and impactful career in Franklin, where every day offers a chance to make a real difference in the lives of others.

Safeguard Communities

Explore the dynamic career of a police officer in the City of Franklin, where every day brings new challenges and opportunities to make a difference in your neighborhood.

Save Lives in Franklin

Join the front lines of emergency medical services. Learn how an EMS career in Franklin allows you to save lives, make a lasting impact, and become a crucial part of the community.

Shape Your Future with the City of Franklin

Led by our dedicated City Manager and Safety Director, Jonathon Westendorf, a Former Chief of Fire & EMS with 31 years of experience, our public safety departments are built on a sturdy foundation of professionalism and compassion.Seize the opportunity to redefine your career in public service. Whether you envision yourself as a firefighter, police officer, or EMS professional, the City of Franklin is your gateway to meaningful work and community impact.

Your journey starts here. Apply now and become a part of the City of Franklin's commitment to excellence in public service.