Are you interested in volunteering your time? Giving back to your community? If you are over the age of 16 and want to become a volunteer firefighter, here is your chance! We’re looking for anyone interested in becoming a volunteer firefighter, fire police officer, emergency medical provider or administrative position. The cost of all training and equipment is provided.
If you’re under the age of 18, working papers are required. Parents must sign a consent form and a quarterly report card must be submitted. There are also positions open for fire police officers. They direct traffic on scenes of calls, during power outages and supplement local police departments at large events. We also have administrative positions within the firehouse.
What is included?
– Training provided at no cost.
– Protective Gear provided at no cost.
– Dress Uniforms provided at no cost.
– Pager provided at no cost. (This is a tone activated pager for fire calls)
– Service to your community
– Lasting friendships.
Scholarships Available for Volunteer Firefighters
Many organizations recognize the service provided by volunteer firefighters and offer scholarships to assist firefighters in their higher education. Feasterville firefighters are eligible for these programs.
Junior Firefighter Scholarship Program
As part of the National Junior Firefighter Program, ten $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to junior firefighters nationwide who demonstrate commitment and dedication to their local junior firefighter program and fire service. The department of each winning student will also receive a grant of $5,000. The National Advisory Committee developed the criteria and application process for the competitive scholarships, which will be available by April 1. The deadline for applications is May 15.