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Seasonal Firefighters 2024

Join Our Team as a Seasonal Firefighter!

Are you ready to make a difference this summer? Jackson County Fire District #4 is seeking motivated individuals to fill our seasonal firefighter positions for the 2024 fire season. If you are interested in serving your community, protecting lives, and fighting fires, this opportunity is for you!

Why Choose Us:

  • Impactful Work: Respond to emergent and non-emergent incidents, including hazardous situations.
  • Training: Gain valuable experience in firefighting, emergency medical services, hazardous materials, and rescue operations.
  • Overtime Opportunities: Up-staffing overtime opportunities to boost your earnings while sharpening your skills.

Position Details:

  • Duration: Mid-June to October 2024.
  • Shifts: A mix of 12- and 24-hour shifts, averaging 36 hours per week.
  • Responsibilities: Engage in firefighting, emergency medical duties, rescue operations, maintenance, and fire prevention activities.


  • Certifications:
    • Minimum: Valid Oregon Driver’s license, CPR/First Aid, NFPA Firefighter 1, and Wildland Firefighter FFT2 or equivalent.
    • Preferred:  EMT, Driver Operator, Pumper Operator, Wildland Firefighter FFT1.
  • Eligibility: Must pass Background Investigation, Drug Screen, and Physical Agility Tests.


  • Competitive Pay: $18.50 – $20.50 per hour, depending on qualifications.

Recruitment closes on May 10, 2024, @ 16:00.

How to Apply: Ready to join the ranks as a firefighter? Fill out the employment application and submit it to with the subject line Seasonal Firefighter!