Seasonal Wildland Firefighters

Applications are accepted annually up to April 1st for Summer Wildland Firefighters at Upper Pine River FPD in Bayfield, CO. Fire season begins the first week of April through October. Crew must be willing to commit to the entire season. Dorm style housing is provided at one of our outlying stations for the duration of the season. Applicants must possess appropriate certifications for position(s) applied for. Applicants with S-212, NREMT will receive special consideration.

Taking applications for:
• ENGB (Engine Boss)
• FFT-ll

Please download an application and email completed form to or fax to 970-884-2444. Applications will not be accepted after April 1st. For more information contact Paul Valdez at (970) 946-7345.

For more information, contact Human Resources at
(970) 884-9508 or email