Fire Commissioner

East Jefferson Fire Rescue is seeking Fire Commissioner Candidate applicants to fill a vacancy for Commissioner District #3.

The Board will appoint an individual in the next 90 days to fill one commissioner vacancy for Fire Commissioner District #3.  The individual appointed will serve the remainder of the term which ends December 2021. If the appointee lives in District 3 they may run for election in 2021 and if elected, will serve a six-year term. Residency in a particular Fire Commissioner District is not required for an appointment.

Commissioners are expected to attend monthly board meetings that occur every third Wednesday at 7 pm. The meetings are held at Station 1-1 in Chimacum. Due to COVID 19 the meetings have been virtual since April and will continue as such until the Governor lifts the mandate that restricts Board meetings. Commissioners receive no salary but are compensated $128 for each meeting or official event attended.

Further questions can be directed to the District administrative office at (360) 385-2626.

Applicants are required to submit a letter of interest and application to the Board Secretary no later than September 16, 2020, at 4 PM.  Applications may be submitted via e-mail at

Commissioner Candidate Information

2020 Commissioner Application

2020 Commissioner Handbook

Single-Role Paramedic – Applications will be reviewed until position is filled

East Jefferson Fire Rescue is establishing an eligibility list for the position of Single Role Paramedic (SR-PM) with the anticipation of hiring one position to start in August, 2020.

The SR-PM is a non-firefighter (non-combatant) position that provides ALS care and transport of patients as part of the inter-facility transport service agreement with Jefferson Healthcare.  In addition to inter-facility transports, an SR-PM may deliver expanded role emergency medical services such as emergency incident rehabilitation, mobile integrated healthcare, and injury reduction/prevention programs.

Open Position Announcement

Single-Role Paramedic Job Description