Job Openings

Now accepting applications!!

Position:         Firefighter

Job Classification: The District is now accepting applications to establish a hiring list for the position of Firefighter. A Pinewood Firefighter protects life and property through emergency incident response. Responds to and mitigates emergency 911 calls. Performs firefighting and rescue incident scene activities; provides emergency medical care and patient transport. Ensures readiness through facility, apparatus, equipment, and personal maintenance. Performs general administrative functions. Completes special projects or tasks that further the departmental mission.

Minimum  Qualifications:

  • 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Arizona State Firefighter I&II certification preferred.
  • Must have completed a CPAT within the last 12 months.
  • State of Arizona EMT-B or Paramedic Certification (Must be Arizona Certified)

Special Requirements:

  • Must obtain medical direction from Flagstaff Medical Center prehospital.
  • Must possess at time of hire, a valid Arizona driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record.
  • Must successfully pass a background investigation
  • Must be able to read, write, and communicate in the English language
  • Must be able to interact and work with paid and volunteer staff and public
  • Must be self-motivated

Benefits Info:

Medical Insurance (including health reimbursement account)

Dental Insurance Life Insurance

Pay Raise Step Plan

PSPRS Retirement

Tuition Reimbursement

Applications:  Applications are available at 475 E. Pinewood Blvd,

 phone: 928-286-9885, or an application may be downloaded at . Completed applications can be submitted in person or emailed to

 Application Deadline: December 1st, 2022 at 5 pm.

Selection Process: 

  • Applications will be screened to determine applicants’ qualifications
  • Candidates will be evaluated for skills, abilities and qualifications for this position, including written, practical, and oral board.

Offer of Employment:

All offers of employment are conditional, subject to satisfactory results of pre-employment screening.  Screening may consist of any or all of the following; reference checks, drug testing, pre-employment physical, and production of documents sufficient to prove certification. Hiring list will be created and revisited for up to one year.

Pinewood Fire District is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages all qualified individuals to apply.

Pinewood fire offers full testing services for the position of firefighter through National Testing Network (NTN). To
register with NTN and schedule a test, go to, select ‘Find Jobs’, then select Firefighter
Jobs and sign up for Pinewood Fire District.

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