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The Company:

Ember Defense has helped hundreds of homeowners proactively prepare for wildfire and we are excited to grow our team.  We have a positive workplace that is known for the great care we take with clients and employees alike.

When it comes to protecting client’s homes from fire, we want to offer the whole package. At Ember Defense, the main thing we provide to homeowners is a peace of mind. We make sure their home is ready to defend itself in the face of fire.

The Position:

We are looking for Seasonal Field applicators to apply long-term fire retardant on customers’ properties. Relevant experience or a combination of experience that will apply to this position would be: Fire pump and hose lay operations, wildfire knowledge a plus but not required, organizational skills, used to working outdoors, not opposed to working longer hours, being able to drive a company truck pulling a trailer if needed. We are excited to offer competitive pay and opportunities for growth in this seasonal position. If you are looking to learn new skills, have more free time during the offseason, and be a part of a great team, this position is for you! Opportunities to apply during emergency rapid response ahead of fires available. Pay Range based on experience: $25-35 per hour with overtime Estimated season: April- October


Looking for someone who has a positive attitude, great customer service skills, the ability to problem-solve, is a self-starter that is very hands-on and can learn and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Basic equipment experience with pumps, small engines, hoses, air compressors, fitting, holding tanks, etc. clean driving and criminal history, Planning and execution of jobs, ability to learn new skills. Willing to train on the job.

Basic computer skills, preferably knowledge of iPad, email, Microsoft Suite, and Google calendar.

Communication, organizational skills, and the ability to work well with a team are a must.


Will communicate directly with the Lead applicator, scheduler, and management to complete
applications on residential and commercial properties. This position will require traveling to homes
throughout the Bay area, east bay, south bay, north bay, Santa Rosa, and Napa/Sonoma Valley to
complete the application of long-term fire retardant.

The nature of a small business requires flexibility to help the team as needed and may be asked to
occasionally support other areas and team members of the company.

The Location:

We are a growing wildfire preparedness company based in Fairfield, CA that offers its employees a
positive and supportive work environment, competitive pay, and growth opportunities.

Why Should You Apply?

A great work environment, fast-growing company, a unique job allows employees to be outdoors and work remotely. Be part of the fire solution!

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