SWFA will be opening an application and testing process to establish a new hiring list for entry level firefighter/EMT, please click here for full information.


SWFA Volunteer Applications are now being accepted!  Contact our administrative offices for information on lateral applications.

Our next volunteer hiring process is currently OPEN

Please see information below on becoming a volunteer firefighter with SWFA.

Please submit an Employment Application, Authorization for Release of Information, and submit a photocopy of a valid driver's license.  Applications can be accepted via walk-in, mail, or email (  Documents are available at the bottom of this page.

The following article explains a bit of our hiring process and what to expect when you become a volunteer.

If you have any further questions, please contact us:

South Whatcom Fire Authority


Volunteer Application Documents