Milwaukee's Fire Cadet Program offers career pathway opportunity

The Milwaukee Fire Department is now accepting applicants for its Fire Cadet Program. The program is offered to people aged 17-19 years with a high school diploma or equivalent degree and an ability to work in the United States.

Fire Cadets will get the opportunity to explore a rewarding and challenging career while getting paid within the Milwaukee Fire Department.

Benefits include a retirement plan, medical, dental, and life insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation, and paid sick days.

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The deadline to apply for the Fire Cadet Program is Dec. 2. To apply, visit