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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 January 19, 2018.  Space is limited.  Email the recruiter at if you have any questions.

Firefighter Trainee candidates for Academy 18-01 have been selected and contacted as of November 10, 2017 with a start date of December 14, 2017.  Firefighter EMT-B/ Paramedic candidates have been selected and will be contacted no later than December 1, 2017 and will start the academy on January 11, 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

She Fights Fire

Information about women in the fire service