Fire and Rescue

Who We Are

The 110 brave men and women of Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue Department serve the citizens, visitors, and businesses of our community by providing response to incidents involving fires, emergency medical or trauma, and technical rescue. The goal of our personnel is to consistently provide the best possible service through the dedication to our profession, quality training, a focus on safety, and compassion for those whom we serve.


Protecting Your Family 

Rio Rancho Fire and Rescue personnel live and work in this community. When we respond to a home or business in our city for a fire or medical emergency, we feel it is important to treat our customers like family.  

Becoming One of Rio Rancho's Bravest

  • Are you interested in becoming a Rio Rancho Firefighter?
  • Are you 18 years of age or older? 
  • Do you possess a high school diploma or GED?

If you answered 'yes,' click here to begin the application process.