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TVF&R will be in attendance at the following recruitment outreach events.  Please seek us out if you're there - we'd love to meet you and talk about a career in the fire service or employment with us!

Portland Metro Fire Camp is returning in Summer 2023!!!


Camp Dates and Locations:


Portland Fire & Rescue Training Center

4800 NE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97230

July 14 - 16, 2023


Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue Training Center

12400 SW Tonquin Rd, Sherwood, OR 97140

July 21 – 23, 2023


You can register your contact information using the Notify Me link on our home page to receive updates when applications will open. When TVF&R has an update you will receive an email or a text with information on how to apply to PMFC 2023!


We are excited to host a 3-day fire camp for young women. Through hands-on firefighter and EMS training, this camp is designed to instill confidence, build leadership and team skills, and introduce attendees to careers in the Fire Service.


Work stations will include:

  • Search and rescue
  • Jaws of life operation
  • Climbing the aerial ladder
  • Fire hose operation
  • Forcing doors


Young women will also learn about nutrition, physical fitness, interview skills, and more.

Community member and firefighter work with extrication tools on a vehicle


TVF&R is returning to the NW Youth Careers Expo on February 22, 2023 at the Oregon Convention Center from 9:00am – 1:30pm. Join us to meet some of our firefighters! More information about the NW Youth Careers Expo can be found here.