Opening for Firefighter Paramedic

Download Application here

East Grays Harbor Fire and Rescue is accepting applications to establish a list for the position of Firefighter/Paramedic.

$5,376.00 – $6,720.00 Monthly

$64,515.72- $80,643.96 Annually

Minimum qualifications include:

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Legally able to work in the United States
  • Ability to read and write the English language
  • Possess a WA. State driver’s license at time of hire
  • Good driving record and insurable
  • Pass Exercise Science Center
  • IFSAC Firefighter 1 certification or WA State equivalency
  • WA. State certified Paramedic or Nationally Registered Paramedic
  • Ability to obtain WA State reciprocity and MPD approval for GraysHarbor County
  • Current AHA, ACLS, PALS certification
  • COVID-19 vaccination(s)

  • Desired qualifications:
  • WA State IFSAC FF2 or higher or WA State equivalency
  • AA degree in Fire Science or Fire Protection Technology

Application Process

Call 360-482-6266 to request an application, email or download Firefighter/Paramedic application from

Completed applications are due by Friday, June 3rd at 1700 hours, please include the following required documentation.

1. Resume with a minimum of two letters of recommendation.
2. Copy of driver’s license
3. Copies of Paramedic certifications, IFSAC FF 1, AHA-ACLS/PALS

4. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination(s)

Firefighter/Paramedic Exam Process:

Application Opening Date – May 11th, 2022

Application Closing Date – June 3rd, 2022

Notification of Acceptance to Test – June 3rd, 2022

Texting Exams will be scheduled on June 11th, 2022 Written Exam at 0800
Medical Scenario at 1030
Oral Board Interview at 1030

Ranking of Applicants – June 13th, 2022

All offers will be conditional on criminal background, NFPA Medical clearance, physical assessment center and Psychological Evaluation.

Email completed applications to:


Mail completed application, resume and all required documents, in an enclosed envelope to:

East Grays Harbor Fire and Rescue

Attn: Recruitment Officer
P.O. Box 717
Elma, WA 98541

• Incomplete application packets will not be accepted.

For questions contact East Grays Harbor Fire and Rescue at (360) 482-6266 or email the Recruitment Officer, Alison Sinclair at