Become a Volunteer Firefighter


Thank you for your interest in Clatskanie Rural Fire Protection District career opportunities. CRFPD is an equal opportunity employer and a member of the Columbia River Fire & Rescue Civil Service System. Other member Fire Districts are Columbia River Fire & Rescue and the Scappoose Fire District. Our entry level fire service position is Firefighter/Paramedic.

Civil Service rules require us to create an eligibility list through competitive examination and hire or promote from the names on that list until the list expires. (lists are typically good for up to thirty months or until the names on the list are exhausted).

Job Posting

The Columbia River Fire and Rescue Civil Service System is developing an eligibility list for the position of Career Firefighter/Paramedic. Please visit https://nationaltestingnetwork.com/publicsafetyjobs/search.cfm?position=2&state=Oregon and select Columbia River Fire and Rescue.

Firefighter Paramedic Application

Internship - If you are pursuing a career in the fire service, attending school and would like on the job experience. We offer an Internship that assists with schooling, provides living space at a substation, monthly stipend and most of all the experience of a life time. If you have questions please call 503-728-2025 or email gwiggins@clatskaniefire.org to reach our Training Officer.

Intern Application

280 SE Third St / PO Box 807; Clatskanie, OR 97016

Phone 503-728-2025 / Fax 503-728-4388