Career Firefighter Information

Midway Fire District is a very progressive Fire District situated in south Santa Rosa County on the peninsula just minutes from Pensacola Beach.  The District provides Fire Suppression, ALS First Response, and a Hazardous Materials / Special Operations team to a community of 30,000.



Are you a newly certified firefighter looking for a department to call home who will take pride in your success and teach you what being a firefighter is all about? We are looking for a firefighter who love this job, who has a servant heart and feels honored to be called upon when someone is frightened and needs help.

MFD has three shifts of firefighters who all work 48 hours on duty followed by 96 hours off duty. Midway Fire District offers a very rich retirement plan and pays 100% of the premium for our full time firefighter’s health and dental insurance. MFD budgets funds for training every fiscal year and believes in empowering our personnel to always be the best version of self-possible. We invest in the safety and physical well being of our team. We invest in the education and training of our team. We invest in our team.

Applications can be picked up at 1322 College Parkway Gulf Breeze, FL 32563 or can be downloaded HERE. All applications and copies of certifications must be received at 1322 College Parkway Gulf Breeze FL 32563 no later than Friday November 15, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. All applicants must be at least 18 y/o, must have a valid Florida driver’s license, must have a high school diploma or GED and must hold a current Florida Firefighter certification.

Midway Fire District is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V.  Midway Fire District is a tobacco and drug free workplace.  Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of the service members and veterans receive preference and priority in employment by the state and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled.

Sound like this ad was written specifically for you? IT WAS!

I look forward to meeting you,


Jonathan Kanzigg, Fire Chief