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 February 14, 2020 at 1600. Candidates submitting an approved application and who have completed the NTN written test will be assigned a time for their physical agility test on February 18th, 2022.

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

January 14, 2022 Application Period Opens

By February 14, 2022 Completion of the NTN testing process

February 14, 2022 Application Period Closes

February 18, 2022 SVFR Physical Agility Test

February 22, 2022 Oral board and practical exams

February 25, 2022 Chief’s Interview

March 1, 2022 Posting of hiring register

March 2022 Completion of medical evaluation, background check, and psychological evaluation

April 1, 2022 Start date

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