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Resident Firefighter
Resident firefighters are individuals who are seeking employment in the fire service.  The resident firefighter is provided with quarters while on shift.  They are provided full structural and wildland protective clothing, class B uniform shirt, duty uniform, and foot gear.  Training and educational opportunities are required in a classroom setting and “hands on” atmosphere.  IFSAC FF1, wildland FF 2, EVIP, and EMT classes are provided with residents contracted to pass certification (as available) within one year of residency.  Residents are assigned to work with a career shift and usually have about ten 24-hour shifts per month.  Residents receive a monthly stipend between $450 and $600 depending on completed training courses.
Position: Resident Firefighter
Organization: Grant County Fire District 8
Location: Mattawa,  WA 
United States
Posting Start Date: 10/25/2023
Date Posted: 10/25/2023
Requirements Required Qualifications:
  • Over 18 years old
  • High School Graduate/GED or equivalent
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Legal US Resident or current work visa
  • Effective verbal and written communication in English
  • Fit for Duty Physical Ability Test
Desirable Qualifications:
  • Fire science courses
Status: This listing expires on: 1/23/2024
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Organization Information
Grant County Fire District 8
20643 Rd 22.5 SW

Mattawa,  WA 99349
United States
(509) 932-4777
(509) 932-4747
Barbara Davis

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