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Service as a member of our fire department requires a serious commitment. Your decision to join our department should not be made hastily. This guide has been developed to provide the information you need to make an effective decision that is right for you and us.

Volunteer Guide

For the family

Your family member has decided to become a volunteer firefighter!  Whether you are excited, nervous, or just aren’t sure how you are feeling, this guide will help you navigate the volunteer fire family life that you just became a part of so you will know what to expect and how to adapt to the lifestyle changes you will face.

The Umatilla RFPD is always looking for members. Please click on the link below to download the application. Once completed, please email it to

Family GuideApplication