Firefight/Engineer Job Opening

Application Instructions

Your completed application package should include a cover letter, completed SVFR application, and copies of required certifications. The application is available as a word document or as a form fillable pdf. Application packages will be scored on content, professionalism, grammar, and the ability to follow instructions. When describing your experience, be specific and include information that shows you are a good fit for this position. Feel free to include applicable information about your personal life as well as your current and past professional experience. You must include copies of pertinent certifications and other forms of documentation that show you are a strong candidate for this job. Candidates who meet the minimum requirements will be expected to take the FireTeam written exam hosted by the National Testing Network (NTN). Various options to take the exam are in place through NTN and all information is posted on their website ( ). The first review of application packages will take place on December 4, 2020 at 1600. Candidates submitting an approved application and have completed the NTN written test will be assigned a time for their physical agility test on December 12, 2020.
Completed application packages may be emailed to Mary Dimon (, hand delivered, or mailed to:
Siuslaw Valley Fire & Rescue, 2625 Highway 101, Florence, OR 97439

Anticipated Calendar of events

November 3, 2020 Application Period Opens

By December 4, 2020 Completion of the NTN testing process

December 4, 2020 Application Period Closes

December 12, 2020 SVFR Physical Agility Test

December 16, 2020 Oral board

December 18, 2020 Chief’s Interview

December 21, 2020 Posting of hiring register

January 2021 Completion of medical evaluation, background check, and psychological evaluation


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