Resident Volunteer Program

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Posses a valid and insurable Oregon Driver License
  • Enrolled as a full-time student in the Fire Suppression Program at Chemeketa Community College (other accredited college programs will be considered)
  • Successfully pass a physical exam, including a drug test
  • Successfully pass a background investigation and DMV check


  • Free housing at the Keizer Fire District’s station
  • Shared dorm room, study area, computer access w/ internet, paid utilities
  • Up to $5,250 per calendar year in tuition reimbursement
  • Receive fire and EMS training and experience
  • Use of station uniform, structural turnouts and wildland gear

Applicants must fill out a Keizer Fire District volunteer application and return it to Division Chief Blanco. Successful applicants will be required to pass a physical exam and background check.

Applications and more information can be found below:

For any Questions please contact Division Chief Blanco here: Contact Us