Volunteer Firefighter/EMT Jobs

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 fifteen-minute drive of Snoqualmie city limits
  • Demonstrate you have the skills to function as a volunteer firefighter 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


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 volunteer application.

Submit the application via email to Snoqualmie Fire Department, 37600 SE Snoqualmie Parkway, Snoqualmie, WA  98065; or email a PDF to tmunro@ci.snoqualmie.wa.us; or drop it off at the fire station.  

More Information

Informational Flyer

If you have questions or would like a tour of the fire station, give us a call at 425-888-1551.

  1. This is a portrait of Deputy Chief Mike Bailey with the Snoqualmie Fire Department.

    Michael Bailey

    Interim Fire Chief
    Phone: 425-888-1551