How to Apply


Grant County Fire District 3 is seeking a few dedicated people who want to make a difference in their community. With your commitment, you can be one of the select few who answer the call when someone is having an emergency. In addition to assisting your neighbors, you will be helping to keep your families safe and you will develop job skills that could be valuable to you in the workforce. We are accepting applications for Volunteer Firefighters, Resident Firefighters, Cadet Firefighters and Support Services. Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years old to be a Volunteer Firefighter, Resident Firefighter and Support Service, or be at least 16 years old to be a Cadet Firefighter
  • Possess a valid Washington Driver’s License
  • Obtain approval from the Board of Commissioners
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Pass a department provided medical physical (does not apply to Support Services)

For more information, please contact Recruit and Retention Coordinator, Michele Talley at 509-787-2713 or


Please also provide copy of your driver’s license and Social Security card