Spokane Valley Fire Department employs more than 175 firefighters, some of whom are also officers, paramedics or apparatus engineers. All firefighters are Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). Many become members of special teams within the Department, skilled in various specialties. Firefighters work one 24-hour shift from 0800-0800, every third day. We also employ about 25 administrative staff who support the work of firefighters.
The employment process for all open positions is governed by the Civil Service process, unless otherwise noted.
The Spokane Valley Fire Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will not base decisions on race, color, sexual orientation, age, nation of origin, religion, marital status, veteran status, disability or other protected status. We encourage people of color and women to apply.