Recruitment - Qualifications

In order to join the Lake Johanna Fire Department you must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have a valid MN Driver's license
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • You must live within 20 minutes of a LJFD Station:
    • Station 2: 4676 Hodgson Rd., North Oaks
    • Station 3: 5545 Lexington Ave. N., Shoreview
    • Station 4: 3615 Victoria St., Shoreview

Training - Lake Johanna Fire Department offers free training to all firefighters. Probationary firefighters will be trained and certified in the following:

  • Firefighter I
  • Firefighter II
  • Hazmat Operations
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

If you wish to apply for a position on our department:

  • Download a copy of the LJFD Application
  • Complete all sections of the application
  • Submit the application in person or by mail

Lake Johanna Fire Department
5545 Lexington Ave N
Shoreview, MN 55126

LJFD Application