The deadline to apply to become a fire support volunteer with South County Fire is July 6.
Fire support volunteers serve in a non-emergency role, assisting with safety education, community events and support services, such as refilling air bottles and providing fire scene lighting with South County Fire’s AIR10 support vehicle. Volunteers receive a $100-$250 monthly stipend.
Applications will be accepted through 4 p.m. on July 6. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and meet other requirements, including providing a candidate physical abilities test certification. A complete list of application requirements is available online at http://www.southsnofire.org/Home/Components/JobPosts/Job/44/32.
Military veterans are encouraged to apply. Preference points will be awarded to eligible military veterans who submit a completed Veterans Preference Eligibility Form.
South County Fire is the largest provider of fire and emergency medical services in Snohomish County, serving more than 250,000 residents in unincorporated communities and the cities of Brier, Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace.