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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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Portland Fire & Rescue will be accepting online applications for entry level firefighter starting February 25, 2019 at 12:00 am and close March 11, 2019 at 11:59 pm, click the following link to apply;

Click the following link to be notified when the application period opens.  Select the Fire & EMS job category.

Information shared at the information session can be accessed here.

Eligible Hire List 2016-00862 and 2016-00863 will remain valid until March 31, 2019.  Candidates on the current eligible hire list may apply for the upcoming recruitment.  On-line application period opens February 25th and closes March 11th.     

Portland Fire & Rescue will not be hiring an additional academy in the Winter/Spring 2019. 

Visit our website for opportunities and updated information throughout the year. Click the “Like” button on our Facebook page

Contact the Recruiting Office for questions at or 503-823-3811.

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Facebook: @PortlandFire and @JoinPortlandFire

Instagram: @pdxfirerescue

Twitter: @pdxfire


Fire Camp

Are you a young woman between the ages of 16 and 20? Want to learn about a career in firefighting? Apply for the metro area fire camp for women.

PF&R's Commitment to Equity

Find out about what equity means to PF&R