Lyons Rural Fire Protection District   Lyons, OR   Full-time     Other
Posted on June 10, 2024

Lyons Rural Fire Protection District (Lyons RFPD) is currently hiring for 2 Full -Time Entry- Level FF/ Paramedic Position, and Multiple Paramedics PRN positions.

About the District

The Lyons Rural Fire Protection District offers a wide range of emergency services to a diverse service area of 23 square miles and an Ambulance Service Area of approximately 1000sq miles. The District responds to roughly 1000 calls a year with 85% being medical in nature. The diverse geographical terrain and size of the District provides a wide variety of call types and complexity.

Lyons Fire District will be accepting applications beginning June 5, 2024, and will be open until the position is filled. Initial application review will begin June 15, 2024.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Oregon Paramedic license (or ability to obtain by date of hire)
  • NFPA Firefighter I (or IFSAC or Pro Board FF-I and eligible for reciprocity)
  • NFPA Driver (or IFSAC or Pro Board Driver and eligible for reciprocity)
  • Haz-Mat Operations level
  • ICS 100, 200, 700, and 800 (all courses are available on-line)
  • Valid Oregon Class C driver’s license (or ability to obtain)

Copies of the required documentation and certifications must be attached to your application.

Failure to provide any of this documentation may eliminate candidates from continuing in this recruitment process

 All qualified applicants are invited to apply. Benefits for full-time positions include health insurance, paid sick leave, PERS retirement and paid vacation and holiday leave. Uniforms and personal protective equipment are supplied. Full-Time Entry-Level FF/P work schedule is 24-72 rotation. Pay is based on an hourly wage with an annual salary range $60,000.00- 64,000.00.Part Time Single role positions wage is $23.00/hr. with flexible scheduling.

This job announcement is open until filled and subject to change without prior notice. Candidates who receive a conditional offer of employment must also successfully complete a background investigation and a medical evaluation with drug screening. Failure to pass any part of the testing process will eliminate candidates from this recruitment process.


Application packets can be requested by phone at 503-859-2410 or downloaded from our website. Applications will be accepted in person, by mail, by fax (503) 859-2422, or by email from applying to this job posting. Mailed or dropped off at Lyons RFPD 1114 Main St. / PO Box 179 Lyons OR 97358. Qualified applicants will be notified by email regarding detail of the testing process, which will include an assessment center

The provisions of this announcement do not make up an expressed or implied contract. Any provision contained in this announcement may be changed or revoked. LRFD reserves the right to choose the candidate(s) that meet the fire district’s needs.