How much do volunteers get paid?

Volunteers are just that volunteers. Even the very top level members of our department are “unpaid.”

OK, so what’s in it for me?

  • Our biggest offering is a sense of pride and belonging. Knowing that you make a difference in your community and for your family and friends
  • Security in knowing that if something happens you or someone else will be there to help
  • Gateway for paid service and jobs in the Fire and EMS fields
  • Insurance coverage
  • Tuition Assistance
  • First Responder Discounts
  • Gear
  • Specialized Training and Valuable Skills Development
  • Respect
  • Discipline
  • Courage

How can I help as a volunteer?

We have a job for everyone! Here are just a few ideas:

  • Fire Suppression
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Search and Rescue
  • Traffic Incident Management
  • Fire and Life Safety Educator
  • Training
  • Public Information and Education
  • Inspections and Pre-Incident Planning
  • Public Relations
  • Fundraising
  • Events Coordinator
  • Safety Officer
  • Administrative
  • Cleaning
  • Maintenance
  • Recruiting

What is a Junior Firefighter?

Anyone under the age of 18 may join as a Junior Firefighter. Junior firefighters can train with us and help in various ways around the department. Junior Firefighters above the age of 16 can help on scene with a parent or legal guardian in reserved and controlled non-emergency capacity.

Serving your community is a great way to bond as a family while doing something good!