The District employ's 27 (9 per shift) full time career firefighters that currently staff Station 44 (Wauna), Station 47 (Home) and starting in August of 2020 Station 49 (Longbranch) 24 hours per day. There are also 3 Chief Officers that provide response assistance from Station 46 (Key Center) during the week days. Within this staff, there is a 24 hour per day Battalion Chief and Duty Chief.
The career firefighters work a 48/96 work schedule, while day staff works 40 hours per week. All career staff is represented by the International Association of Firefighters, Local 3152.
All of our career firefighters are either Emergency Medical Technicians or Paramedics. This allows the District to provide emergency medical services and medical transport to the community.
The District employ's four additional personnel including a Fire Prevention Specialist, an Executive Assistant, and two Administrative Assistants.
in addition to our paid staff, the District enjoys a very robust volunteer firefighter program. The District typically has between 12-16 active volunteers. These volunteers supplement our paid staff on shift and with responses from home.