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Temporary Firefighter Deadline June 24, 2024

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Hoodland Fire District #74 is hiring multiple Temporary Firefighter positions for the 2024 Fire Season 

Limited duration [Grant Funded] Tentatively July 1, 2024 through October 1, 2024         

POSITION: Temporary part-time/full-time firefighter

DUTIES: Please see the attached job description.  This temporary position will mainly consist of general maintenance and cleaning duties, special projects, and response.

PAY: $20.00 to $22.00 per hour (DOE)

BENEFITS: This position only includes those benefits required by Oregon employment law.  The fire district participates in the public Employees Retirement System and will contribute accordingly.  PERS employees will be responsible for paying the 6% employee contribution through payroll deduction.

WORK SCHEDULE: 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM with overtime wage provided for all hours over 40 hours per week.  Work hours may be beyond the typical scheduled during time of high fire risk or heavy call volume.  This temporary part-time/full-time firefighter position is grant funded and has a limited duration that is tentatively scheduled to start July 1, 2024, and end by October 1, 2024.


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  • Age 18 years or older
  • Minimum one (1) year of fire service experience
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License (must be insurable by fire district)
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States of America at the time of appointment
  • NFPA Firefighter Type 1
  • NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800
  • Wildland Firefighter Type 2
  • Oregon Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)
  • DPPST Driver or equivalent

*Hoodland Fire District #74 reserves the right to underfill if not enough qualified applications are received*


  • Application and Resume
  • Firefighter Tasks
  • Oral Interview
  • Conditional Offer
  • Background Check
  • Firefighter Physical


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

All required documentation must be received on or before June 24, 2024, at 5:00 PM:

Deliver or send applications to the address below:

Hoodland Fire District #74
69634 E Hwy 26
Welches, OR 97067

Applications will be received Monday through Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM  Mailed applications must be postmarked on or before June 18, 2024

Applications will NOT be accepted electronically.


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