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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for King County Fire District 27. 
We are a combination fire department with both career 24 hour shift firefighters and volunteers.

Minimum Requirements for 
Career Firefighter:

  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent.

  • Must be 21 years old.

  • Speak and write the English language.

  • US Citizen or authorized to work in the United States.

  • Valid Washington State drivers license.

  • Good Driving Record.

  • Good Physical Condition.

  • Be able to pass a background investigation, psychological assessment, oral interviews and medical exam including drug screening.

  • Be able to pass written general knowledge test and physical agility test.

  • WA State Firefighter I certification from an approved, accredited, full-time fire training academy.

  • WA State EMT certification.

For more information on our initial testing and screening process
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