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Full Time Firefighter EMT Deadline August 1, 2024

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This recruitment is intended to fill one opening and establish an eligibility list for up to 30 months. 

FIREFIGHTER EMT [must have Oregon Paramedic or EMT Advanced License or have reciprocity to work in Oregon by the date of hire] Salary range for a Firefighter for fiscal year 2024-2025 is $72,902.65 to $103,596.77 per the current bargaining agreement (Does not include available incentives)

Hoodland Fire CBA FY 2024-2027

Appointments are to civil service positions and will be made based on meeting minimum qualifications, merit, demonstrated ability, and fitness. These will be established by testing and investigation of qualified candidates.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Oregon EMT Basic License or National Registry EMT Basic certification (higher license/certification accepted).  [The candidate must be a licensed Oregon Paramedic or EMT Advanced or have reciprocity to work in Oregon by the date of hire.]
  • NFPA Firefighter I current and active
  • NFPA Operations Level Responder current and active
  • NFPA Apparatus Equipped with Fire Pump current and active
  • Minimum three (3) years documented structural firefighting experience: paid, volunteer, military or a combination thereof (excluding Explorers & Fire Science programs that do not include agency internships)
  • Must possess the training, physical condition, and ability to effectively perform the essential functions, and any marginal functions of the position as specified in the job description
  • Eligible to work in the United States of America at time of appointment
  • Successful completion of the evaluation process with a minimum score of 70%, background check, physical examination, and drug screen.


You may obtain an application on Hoodland Fire’s website , pick up in person, or have it emailed to you. To request an emailed application packet contact Kelli Ewing at Hoodland Fire District #74. She can be reached at (503) 622-3256 or by email at

Applications will be received Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Mailed applications must be postmarked on or before July 25, 2024

Deliver or send applications to the address below:

Hoodland Fire District #74
Attn. Firefighter EMT Testing Process
69634 E. Hwy 26
Welches, OR 97067

All required documentation must be received on or before August 1, 2024, at 5:00 pm:

Applications will NOT be accepted electronically

Hoodland Fire District #74 must receive a minimum of five (5) qualified applications to continue with this process. If less than five fully qualified applications are received Hoodland Fire District #74 may extend the application deadline until such time as five qualified applications are received, or as guided by the East Clackamas County Civil Service Commission.


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