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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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Join PF&R

Click the link below to register for the practice physical agility session on May 25, 2018.  Space is limited and registration is required.


Portland Fire & Rescue will begin Trainee Academy 18-02 on July 12, 2018.  Candidates from Trainee eligible list 2016-00862 have been identified and will be contacted by email by March 31,2018. 

Portland Fire & Rescue will begin Recruit Academy 18-02 on August 9, 2018.  Candidates from Recruit eligible list 2016-00863 have been identified and will be contacted by email by May 1, 2018. 


Portland Fire & Rescue is not currently accepting applications for entry level firefighter.  The next application period and testing process has not yet been scheduled.  Please click the link below to receive email notifications from the City of Portland. Note: The link is to be notified when we open the application period.

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

Contact the Recruiter if you have any questions at or 503-823-3811.


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