Character Reference Letter Examples

   Character Reference Fire Service

Dear Sir or Madam,

I am pleased to write a reference regarding the personal and professional character of {Name} as {he/she} seeks to further {his/her} career in the fire service.

I am {Name}'s {relation} and I have known {him/her} for {number} years. I have worked as a {position} for {number} years and have witnessed hundreds of firefighters and candidates. I can say with certainty that {Name} is one of the most competent and qualified people I have known.

{Name} has received training in {subjects} regularly for the past {number} years and has made a dedicated effort to improve {his/her} physical strength and mental agility. A firefighter should be able to remain calm under stress, multitask, and have great communication skills. {Name} has proved these abilities by {example}.

Additionally, {Name} is certified in {certifications} and is an active member in the community, participating in {organization, club, etc.} {He/she} is a hard worker and an upstanding citizen. I cannot recommend {him/her} highly enough.

Thank you for your consideration,


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