Position Information

Candidates who best meet the qualification and needs of EJFR will be invited to participate in a testing process. We have current vacancies, and will also be establishing an eligibility list for future openings. All prospective candidates must submit a completed application packet with the following items:
• EJFR application
• Resume
• Copies of all applicable certifications and licenses.

Applications may be obtained by visiting our website at EJFR.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Completed application packets may be emailed to: estewart@ejfr.org

East Jefferson Fire Rescue - 360.385.2626 - http://bit.ly/EJFREmployment

Ideal candidates will possess life experience as well as a desire for continued improvement and upward progression. Our team is currently undergoing unprecedented growth - we need leaders with the experience and initiative to take our Department to the next level. 


The annual salary range is $55,692.00- $92,811.00
At the Fire Chief’s discretion, a well-qualified candidate may be considered for a higher pay step if they possess a combination of attributes, including: time in the profession, education, relevant certifications, instructor credentials, etc.

Schedule: 48/96 - 2520 hours annually

• LEOFF 2 Retirement program
• Employer contribution to deferred compensation
• Employee healthcare, 85% dependent healthcare
• Medical expense retirement plan.
• This position is granted 144 hours of sick leave annually.
• After one year of employment employees are granted 120 hours of vacation and 96 hours of holiday leave.
• Longevity pay is offered after ten years of service.
Position: Firefighter/Paramedic
Organization: East Jefferson Fire Rescue
Location: Port Townsend,  WA 
United States
Salary: $55,692.00- $92,811.00
Posting Start Date: 8/19/2021
Date Posted: 8/19/2021
Requirements • Employees must have a diploma or GED certificate and be 18 years of age.
• Possess and maintain a valid Washington State Paramedic or National Registry Certification. Possess and maintain a current PALS and ACLS Certification.
• Possess a valid WA State Driver’s License, with a driving record free of any significant moving violations as determined by EJFR. Maintain insurability to drive/operate a motor vehicle in Washington State.
• Ability to pass a Background Check with no fail criteria.
• Current Employment as a Paramedic/Firefighter outside of probationary status.
• A successful CPAT or equivalent physical agility test must occur within 180 days of written exam or prior to employment.

Required qualifications must be satisfied at time of hire.
Status: This listing expires on: 11/22/2021
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Organization Information
East Jefferson Fire Rescue

Port Townsend,  WA 98368
United States
(360) 385-2626
Emily Stewart

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