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Equal Employment Opportunity

The Austin Fire Department's policy on equal employment prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, and/or veteran status. This policy applies to recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, and benefits and also states that retaliation against any employee who files a complaint regarding possible violations of this policy will not be tolerated.