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Palominas Fire District

"Rural, Responsive, & Proud"

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Palominas Fire District

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The Palominas Fire District is an “All Hazards” Agency. We respond to a wide variety of incidents and operate with approximately 15 personnel.

Palominas Fire District

Palominas Fire District

3 weeks 6 days ago

B-Shift worked a brush fire on the back side of Coronado National Forest on the Border this afternoon. #wildlandfirefighter #firefighter #firefighters #firefightersofinstagram #coronadonationalforest

Palominas Fire District

Palominas Fire District

1 month 1 week ago

Today we remember our Brothers and Sisters whose lives were lost. We will #neverforget . #911 #911memorial #september11

Palominas Fire District

Palominas Fire District

2 months 3 weeks ago

Palominas Fire will be conducting another live fire training with @sonoitaelginfire on Saturday, July 25th at 0900.#livefiretraining #training #firefighters

Palominas Fire District

Palominas Fire District

2 months 3 weeks ago

Training burn with @sonoitaelginfire yesterday morning. We don’t get many structure fires, so this helps us keep our skills up. #firefighter #firefighters #firefightersofinstagram #training #firefightertraining

Palominas Fire District

2 months 4 weeks ago

We’re looking forward to our live burn training tomorrow with Sonoita-Elgin Fire District! We will be doing the training with SEFD’s A-Shift and PFD’s A-Shift…

PROMO VIDEO

Congratulations to Tommy Stoner, Valerie Rice, & Robert Montgomery – our newly re-elected board members!
(Click image to view Fire Board)

Principles of Modern Fire Attack hosted by Palominas Fire District & Sonoita-Elgin Fire District

WEATHER

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

We are accepting applications for career and volunteer!

Come join our Team. We are accepting applications for the following positions:

Career Positions

  • Career Engineer-Paramedic or EMT
  • Career Firefighter-Paramedic or EMT

Recruit Firefighter-Paramedic

(Recruit Firefighter-Paramedics must hold a current AZ or NREMT Paramedic Certification. The Palominas Fire hosts a Firefighter I & II Academy internally at least once a year. The recruits in the Fire Academy receive a Firefighter I & II Certification through the Arizona Center for Fire Service Excellence upon completion.)

See Employment Page for more information on Volunteer Positions.

The Palominas Fire District provides young adults with the chance to earn money towards college, receive assistance through funding programs, and possibly earn a paying position while attending courses required to obtain a career position within the fire service. The Palominas Fire District hosts internal Emergency Medical Technician Courses, Arizona Firefighter I& II Academies, NWCG Wildland Courses, and TEEX Hazardous Materials courses. Personnel enrolled in these programs get the chance to be assigned to a career crew to work side by side career firefighters during assigned shifts. The personnel enrolled in these programs get the chance to earn valuable real world experience while going to school to earn their certifications for a future career in the fire service.

To Enroll, you must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Be at least 18 years of age with a valid High School Diploma or GED
  • Be able to pass a background check , drug screen, and OSHA respirator exam
  • Submit a finger print card for a DPS check
  • Have a valid Arizona Driver’s License

Applicants for all positions must complete the following:

Submit a completed application with resume & cover letter to the Administration Office

For Emergencies please dial 911