Applicants must be 18 or over and have the basic wildland certificate. Further training will be offered at no cost if you are an active member of the department. Applicants must remain with our department for one year after training is provided. PPE is provided; however, you are welcome to purchase your own. We suggest you purchase your own fire boots so they can be broken in and fit the individual properly. Applicants will provide mutual aid calls as well as possible long-term fires.  Must be able to provide ID and have high school diploma or GED.You can fill out an application online or come in to the department and fill one out in person and we will set up an interview with you.

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Fire Qualifications: Firefighter II (Basic Wildland Firefighter)  
 Firefighter I (Advanced Firefighter / Squad Leader   
Single Resource Crew 
Single Resource Boss Engine 
Emergency Medical Technician   
Emergency First Responder   
Strike Team Leader 


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Please Answer the Following Questions:

Are you willing to be on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week? Yes    No   
Are you willing to work long shifts and go weeks without a day off? Yes    No   
Are you willing to endure adverse weather conditions and perform strenuous and prolonged physical labor? Yes    No   
Are you willing to go extended periods without a bed (sleeping in a tent) or shower? Yes    No   
Do you feel you are physically fit to perform the duties required to be a wildland firefighter? Yes    No   
If hired, will you comply with our department’s personnel policies? Yes    No   
Have you ever been convicted of a felony? Yes    No   
If yes, please explain below:

Colorado Wildland Fire Service is an equal opportunityorganization. All candidates will be considered for volunteer services without regard to race, sex, religion, or age. All applicants will be required to pass a physical fitness test before being considered for services.