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This position is a civil service position and will be made based on meeting minimum qualifications, merit, demonstrated ability and fitness. These will be established by testing, examination and investigation of qualified candidates.


You may obtain an application by clicking [here], picked up in person, emailed or sent to you via USPS mail. To request an application packet contact Office Manager Nannette Howland at Sandy Fire District No. 72. Office Manager Howland can be reached at 503.668.8093 or by [email].

All required documentation must be received on or before August 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm at:

Sandy Fire District No. 72
Attn: Firefighter Testing Process
17460 SE Bruns Ave
PO Box 518
Sandy, Oregon 97055

Applications will be received Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Applications not received on or before August 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm will NOT be accepted.

Applications will not be accepted electronically.

$25.00 application fee must be included with your application packet. Cash, check or money order made out to Sandy Fire District No. 72.

Sandy Fire District No. 72 must receive a minimum of ten (10) qualified applicants to continue with this process. If less than ten fully qualified applications are received Sandy Fire District No. 72 may extend the application deadline until such time as ten qualified applications are received, or as by guided by the East Clackamas County Civil Service Commission.

To see the Job Description, click [here]

To see the Physical Ability Test, click [here]

Sandy Fire District #72 proudly protects 18,000 people living in an area of 77 square miles in northern Clackamas County, OR. We operate out of 3 stations that protect a primarily rural area and includes the City of Sandy, OR. Our department is a combination department, utilizing services of career and volunteer members. We have an ISO class 4 rating for any area within 5 miles driving distance from a District fire station.

Annual Report Fiscal Year 2012/2013

We welcome you to our website, we are here to serve you. If you have any questions, please contact us.

Sandy Rural Fire District 72 is dedicated to the protection of life and property with pride and professionalism
We will serve and protect our community, and educate and train our personnel. We invite all members of the community to join us in supporting a shared vision for the safety of our community.
Our Organizational Values are a matter of P.R.I.D.E.

Professionalism - Strive for excellence through appearance, reliability, and dependability

Responsibility - To improve any situation or circumstance encountered

Integrity - Be honest and accountable for actions

Dedication - Commitment to earning and maintaining respect of the community

Education - Encourage each individual to achieve his or her highest potential

Sandy Fire District 72 17460 Bruns Ave Sandy, OR   97055 Phone: 503-668-8093 Fax: 503-668-7941