“Making a positive difference in the community through service to others”

South Lane County Fire & Rescue

Serving Cottage Grove, Creswell, and South Lane County, Oregon

Reserve Firefighters

How Do I Become A Reserve Firefighter?

Volunteering is a valuable and rewarding way to serve your community.  Becoming a Reserve requires intense training and dedication both physically and mentally.  If your ready to make the commitment to the community and South Lane County Fire & Rescue then please call and request a Reserve application.

South Lane County Fire & Rescue also utilizes Resident Reserves. Resident Reserves are an integral part of our daily crews and work side by side with our career staff to provide for the needs of our community. 

Our Resident Reserve program is intended for motivated individuals who are looking to begin a career in the Fire and EMS industry. Resident Reserves are provided with lodging and are reimbursed for tuition for classes towards their Emergency Medicine or Fire Science degrees. 

More information on Resident Reserves is available here.

Volunteer Recruitment

Call 541-942-4493 during business hours (8 AM-5 PM Monday-Friday) to request information about becoming a reserve firefighter with South Lane County Fire & Rescue.

FireMed: Join Today!

FireMed LogoA ground ambulance transport in the South Lane County area will cost more than $1,800, and an air ambulance more than $18,000, unless you have FireMed! Health insurance may cover 20-50%.  Learn more...

Contact Us

Administration and Headquarters
233 Harrison Ave
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
tel: (541) 942-4493
fax: (541) 942-3367

Business Hours: 8 am to 5 pm Mon-Fri

Emergency Dial 911