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The City of Portland, Oregon

Fire & Rescue

Always Ready, Always There

Phone: 503-823-3700

Fax: 503-823-3710

55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204

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Ride-Along Information

Portland Fire & Rescue | RIDE WITH US

UPDATED: August 2019

Individuals interested in a ride-along are required to meet one of the following criteria:

1.    Mandatory continuing education for public service providers
2.    Educational development of emergency services students (PCC, OHSU, etc.) This must be a curriculum requirement of their educational studies.

3. Members of the community seeking career development exposure
4. Others approved by the Deputy Chief's Office

PLEASE NOTE:
If you feel you meet one of the criteria listed above, please fill out the ride along application and Hold Harmless Agreement and send via mail:  Ride Along Application and Hold Harmless Agreement.  You may also mail or fax. 

Portland Fire & Rescue Recruiter

4800 NE 122nd Ave

Portland, Oregon 97230

 

Or Fax to:

503-823-3893 Attention Recruiter

 

If you have the ability to print out, sign and then scan your application, please email to: Elizabeth.Thompson@portlandoregon.gov with the words "Ride Along" in the subject line.