1. Firework Information

  2. Firework Information 

    The Jackson Fire Department would like to remind everyone about fireworks safety and the hours in which you may enjoy your purchased fireworks. Between June 27th & July 3rd fireworks may be enjoyed between 10am and 10pm.  On July 4th Independence Day fireworks may be used between 10am and midnight. We hope you have a fun and Safe 4th of July and offer these safety tips when using fireworks.

    1. Fireworks packaged in brown paper are made for professional displays – avoid buying.
    2. Always have an adult supervise fireworks activities, especially with sparklers.
    3. Back up to a safe distance immediately after lighting fireworks.
    4. Never point or throw fireworks at another person.
    5. Keep a bucket of water or a garden hose handy in case of fire and to douse used fireworks before discarding in trash.
    6. Never allow young children to play or ignite fireworks.
    7. Never carry fireworks in a pocket or shoot them off in metal or glass containers.
    8. Never try to re-light or pickup fireworks that have not ignited fully.
    9. Never place a part of your body directly over a firework device when lighting.
    10. Make sure fireworks are legal in your area before buying or using them

    Fire Works Safety

  1. Firework Information

  2. News & Events

  3. Calendar of Events

    1. 15
      May
    2. Armed Forces Day
    1. 17
      May
    2. Yard Waste Pick-Up Week
      Yard waste pickup for solid waste customers. ...Read More
    1. 17
      May
    2. Meeting - Board of Aldermen
      Mayor and Board of Aldermen Meetings are held in B...Read More
    1. 19
      May
    2. Municipal Court in Missouri Room, 100 North Missouri Street starting at 12 noon
      Pending Cases...Read More
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  4. Career Opportunities

    Jackson Fire Rescue is actively hiring for both FULL TIME and PART TIME FIREFIGHTERS. 

    Applications may be dowloaded here or picked up at: 
    Jackson Fire & Rescue, 503 South Hope St, Jackson Missouri 63755. 

    Applicants must be 18 years of age at the time of hire, possess a valid driver’s license 
    and have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

    Firefighter 1&2 and MO EMT are preferred. 
    Applicants must pass pre-employment testing prior to starting position.


    Hiring Timeline for December 2020

    Ads were submitted to the SE Missourian 12/4/2020

    Ad run on Sundays on Dec. 6, 13, and 27, 2020.

    Applications accepted until 1/22/2021

    Our testing process will be posted here by December 18, 2020

    Applications may be dowloaded here or picked up at Jackson Fire & Rescue, 503 South Hope St, Jackson Missouri 63755. The office hours are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday thru Friday. The applications and resumes are to be returned to Fire Department Headquarters at 503 South Hope St. Jackson MO.

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