Entry Level Wildland Firefighter (FFT-2) -Training Provided


Join our professional team out on the fireline for the 2024 fire season. Miller Timber Services, Inc. prides itself in providing elite professional private wildland fire crews.

Make up to $4565.00 per bi-weekly paycheck working on the fireline (Avg. Hourly Wage $20.61-$24.30/hr)

Base Fire Rate $16.20/hr. plus $4.41/hr. Health and Welfare for the first 40 hours of the workweek *Additional compensation for sawyers and MSPA-approved drivers

Upcoming Training Dates held in Philomath, OR:

  • April 13th-14th and April 20th-21st, 2024 (double weekend training with pack test, must attend both weekends).
  • June 17th-21st, 2024 Entry Level Fire Class Includes Work Capacity Fitness Test (dates work great for students).
  • September 9th-13th, 2024 entry level fire training with pack test

    Register today to reserve your spot and complete the pre-course work.

  • Requirements:

    • Must be 18 Years old
    • Travel
    • Willingness to continuously learn new skills
    • Remain drug-free (includes marijuana) and submit to testing upon request
    • Team player with a positive attitude
    • Pass physical fitness test-3 Mile hike with 45lb pack in less than 45 min

    Job Duties:

    • Contain, control and suppress wildland fire
    • Rapid on-call deployment preparedness for wildfire and emergency incidents
    • Utilize hand tools and equipment, such as pulaski, shovel, hazel hoe, ax, and chainsaw
    • Perform basic fireline activities including line construction, moving dirt, hose layout, cut, scatter, and removal of fuels using hand tools
    • Coordinate as an organized crew during wildfires and prescribed burns holding the line, patrolling, monitoring fire behavior, and performing mop-up operations
    • Operate outdoors in remote and rugged conditions with extended travel and overnight camping.
    • Abide by all safety standards to mitigate risk while on assignment

    Miller Timber Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


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