Position Openings

Position Openings2023-01-20T23:56:31+00:00

West Benton Fire Rescue is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of

race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability status, or any other basis

prohibited by federal, state or local law.


This page is the listing of available positions, full job descriptions, and details on how to apply.


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Shift Captain

Position: Shift Captain
Organization: West Benton Fire Rescue
Location: Prosser, WA 
United States
Salary: 2023 Captain Base Salary Range: $72,516 to $80,388 (not including AEMT and Deferred Compensation Incentives)
Posting Start Date: 1/19/2023.
Posting End Date: 2/23/2023
Requirements Minimum Qualifications:

  • Five years of active service as a career or volunteer firefighter. Service years must be current.
  • IFSAC (Or Equivalent) FF1, HazMat Operations and Instructor 1
  • Washington State or National Registry EMTB Certification
  • EVIP Certificate
  • Proficient Computer Skills
  • Good Driving Record must be insurable with Districts’ insurance carrier.
  • Must reside within a 30-minute response from West Benton Fire Rescue Station 310 within one year.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Washington State or National Registry Advanced EMT
  • Command Officer Training, Skills, and Experience
  • NWCG Strike Team Leader
  • IFSAC Fire Officer 2
  • IFSAC Instructor 2
  • NFA Safety Officer
  • ITAC Training
  • HazMat On-Scene Incident Command

Necessary documents for Application Submittal:

  • WBFR Application
  • WBFR Background Check Package
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Supporting certifications and documentation, including copy of driver’s license and EMT Certification
  • A combination of experience and qualifications may be considered if it is in the best interest of WBRFA.
For questions, please contact Gayle Carrasco at gcarrasco@weswtbentonfirerecue.org or 509-786-3873.
All completed applications and related materials must be received no later than 3pm on February 23rd, 2023. All application materials to be submitted in loose leaf form in a single envelope. Applications can either be dropped off or mailed to:

Click Here – Captain Position Application Packet

West Benton Fire Rescue
Attention: Gayle Carrasco
1200 Grant Ave
Prosser, WA 99350