Volunteer EMT/Firefighter Opportunities

The Snoqualmie Fire Department accepts applications for those interesting in volunteering as a firefighter or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).

Application Requirements

  • 21 years of age or older
  • Live within a ten-minute drive of Snoqualmie city limits
  • Demonstrate you have the skills to function as a volunteer EMT
  • Submit to and complete the testing process

Testing Process

  • Written Test – You must pass at 70% or above.
  • Physical Agility Test – Pass/Fail
  • Oral Board – Pass/Fail
  • Background & Driving Abstract Check – Pass/Fail
  • Medical physical and drug screening

Training 

All volunteer personnel must attend a three-month EMT training course and work as an emergency medical responder for a minimum of six months. After completing those requirements, volunteers are eligible to attend a recruit firefighting academy, which is also a three-month commitment.

  • One or two weekday evenings
  • All-day Saturdays
  • Intensive study time
  • Completion of recruit book
  • Attend at least 75% of all Wednesday night drills
  • Spend two “duty nights” per month at the Fire Station

How to Apply

Complete the application and mail to Fire Chief Mark Correira. We’ll notify you of the next testing date.

The Snoqualmie Fire Department has highly trained and experienced firefighters and EMTs. Join the team!