Join Our Seasonal Firefighting Team

Applications accepted beginning November

Do you want a meaningful and rewarding summer job? Do you enjoy physical, sometimes strenuous, labor? Each year DNR seeks hundreds of dedicated individuals to help protect 13 million acres of Washington wildlands from wildfire. 

Camp Hosts Wanted

Love to camp? Love to help people? Live the dream! The Washington Department of Natural Resources is currently taking applications for volunteer campground hosts for the summer season. Campground hosts provide a positive, helpful, and informative DNR presence in campgrounds and recreation areas. Please visit Volunteer |WA - DNR, to view a list of current camp host openings, host job description, and application.

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Washington State Department of Natural Resources is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities in a fair and impartial manner for all persons without regard to age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, creed, color, national origin, religion, genetic information, military status, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability.