Utah County Fire

About Utah County Fire

Utah County encompasses 2,142 square miles, and is the 14th largest County in the state by size and 2nd by population. Utah County includes 26 cities, over 1 million acres of unincorporated County land, 3 National Forests, 3 Wilderness areas, and various BLM, State, and Military lands. Utah County Fire is proud to offer wildland fire response to all of these areas as well as being a state and national resource for wildland fire response.

Since 2003, Utah County Fire has employed a seasonal work force of 70-80 employees to combat wildfires from April-October. Employees are used to fill needs for multiple positions including our type 2IA handcrew, in-county squad, 3 type 3 engines, 3 type 4 engines, and 2 type 6 engines. As Utah County Fire employees, and wildland firefighters, you will be held to high standards of physical fitness, accountability, and integrity.


Utah County Fire Department

May 2018 - August 2019 Spanish Fork, UT
“Its a physical job you have to be very fit to be able to do it. but i loved responding to fires all over the country and see things that you would never see. ”

Wildland Firefighter

March 2014 Spanish Fork, UT
“I loved the entire atmosphere of working for Utah County! The leadership is amazing, they work really well with the many different schedules of everyone there! The Job its self is out of this world.. You get to travel the country helping people/communities in need. The support and generosity those towns have to offer are unbelievable. ”
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