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Enumclaw Fire Department - Resident Volunteer Firefighter

  • Contact Information

    Enumclaw Fire Department - Resident Volunteer Firefighter
    Josh Hettick
    Enumclaw, Washington 98022
    Phone: 360-825-5544
    Department Website

Agency Added: 08/27/2015 | Last updated: 05/31/2018

Community Information

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Department Information

Enumclaw/KCFD#28 provides fire and emergency medical services to the Enumclaw Plateau and Cumberland areas. We serve roughly 24,000 residents and run approximately 2300 calls for service each year.

Our district is governed by a Board of Commissioners who is elected by the residents of the fire district. Operationally our department is managed by the Fire Chief, Randy Fehr. Our headquarters station is staffed 24/7 with a minimum of one career captain and two firefighter/EMTs. Career staff employees are represented by IAFF Local 3931. Our Headquarters station is supplemented by two outlaying stations that are staffed part-time with live-in residents. We have approximately 30 dedicated volunteer firefighter/EMTs that augment staffing at all three of our stations.

Area Information

  • County: King
  • Population: 24,000
  • # of Staff: 16 Career and approximately 30 Volunteers/Residents

Agency Requirements:

 
Category Requirement Required at time of..
Test Hire
Minimum Age 18   X
US Citizen/Lawful Permanent Resident US Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident.   X
High School Grad/ GED Yes X  
Driver's License Required Yes X  
Felony Conviction(s) as an Adult None X  
Felony Conviction(s) as a Juvenile None. X  
Ability to Read & Write the English Language Yes X  
Vision Requirements Subject to physical exam   X
College Requirement No   X
EMT Certification Preferred but not required.   X
Prior FF Experience Required Preferred but not required.   X
Other This agency does not allow out of state testing.    
CPAT Your CPAT must be completed with Public Safety Testing to be valid, CPAT certifications from other fire departments or testing centers will not be accepted.    
Multiple Scores from Same Applicant We consider the highest score received within the past one year    
Request/ Access Scores On an as-needed basis as vacancies occur    

Agency Disqualifiers:

THE FOLLOWING ARE AUTOMATIC AND POTENTIAL DISQUALIFIERS. APPLICANTS SHOULD NOT APPLY TO OUR AGENCY IF THEY INDICATE ANY OF THE AUTOMATIC DISQUALIFIERS. POTENTIAL DISQUALIFIERS WILL BE CONSIDERED ON A CASE BY CASE BASIS.

Category Disqualifier
Driving
Automatic1 or more traffic crime convictions in last 5 years (DWI, Suspended, Reckless, etc.)
Automatic3 or more moving violations in past 3 years.
PotentialDriving Records that indicate a pattern of infractions will be reviewed on a case by case basis and may be forwarded to our insurance provider to confirm compliance with policy requirements. All drivers subject to WSP driving record check.
Drug Usage
AutomaticNo illegal sale of ANY drug, including marijuana.
AutomaticPattern of illegal use of prescription medication.
PotentialAll members are subject to drug testing.
Criminal Activity
AutomaticAny adult felony conviction.
PotentialAdult misdemeanor convictions will be carefully reviewed.
PotentialJuvenile felony conviction will be carefully reviewed.
AutomaticBeen convicted of any crime under a domestic violence statue.
AutomaticUnlawful sexual misconduct.
PotentialAll members are subject to through background investigations prior to membership being offered.
Employment
AutomaticLied during any stage of the hiring process.
AutomaticFalsified his or her application, personal history questionnaire, or any other forms during hiring process.

Current Hiring Status

The eligibility list is a continuous listing and maintained as scores are received from PST with oral board interviews conducted on an as-needed basis.

Number of Current Vacancies: 6

Salary Information

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Benefit Information

Resident Firefighters are provided housing and a stipend in exchange for their service to the fire district. Please call/email for details.