Employment Application

Lost River Fire Management
Po Box 933 Merrill, OR 97633
Phone: 541-273-4737
Fax: 541-273-2863

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the Lost River Team. To start the application process, please complete an essay using the following prompt: Why do you want to be a firefighter? Please note, essays should be no less than 200 words  and no more than 500 to be considered.

Individuals applying from outside Northern California and Southern Oregon may be eligible for relocation credit including the cost of one-way airfare and one night of lodging. While we may assist you in locating seasonal housing, Lost River Fire Management does not provide housing for any employees.

Finally, all crew members must complete their Basic Firefighter or RT 130 and pack test prior to accepting a fire assignment. If you are unsure about training, please give us a call at the number listed above before submitting your resume. Thank you. 

Mail your Resume, Firefighter Qualifications and completed essay attention Jennifer to:

PO BOX 933
Merrill, OR 97633

Should you wish to apply online, please attach your resume, qualifications and completed essay by email to:  jennifer@lostriverfire.com

**Those without fire qualifications and training need only submit a resume with their completed essay.