Volunteer Auxiliary Firefighter

The Sierra Madre Fire Department holds annual open recruitment for the position of Volunteer Auxiliary Firefighter. Unless otherwise specified, the following prerequisites are required of all applicants upon hire date.


A High School education or equivalent; completion of credited fire academy or any combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities to perform the required tasks.

Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:

  • Possession of a valid California Class “C” Driver’s License or higher
  • Valid Emergency Medical Technician Certification License with the County of Los Angeles
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification (CPR)
  • Volunteer Firefighter 1 or higher within 16 months of hire date
  • Must pass the BIDDLE or CPAT within 12 months prior to application

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