Fire District 6 is a combination department, with Career and Volunteer personnel working together to provide outstanding service to our citizens.
Applications are reviewed throughout the year to determine which applicants fit the needs of the district. Notifications are then sent out to qualified applicants informing them of the time and place for testing.
The basic eligibility requirements to apply for volunteer membership are:
- a minimum age of 18 years
- a high school diploma or GED
- a valid driver's license
After initial screening, all applicants must complete the following:
- Written Exam (75.00% or better)
- Medical Exam
- Drug Screen
- Criminal Background Check
Fire District 6 currently offers five volunteer membership opportunities:
- Support Services
- Support Services Vehicle Operators
- EMS Only (BLS First Responders)
- Apparatus Operator
Please click here to see descriptions, qualifications, training and time requirements for each category. Volunteers are asked to make a two(2) year commitment to our organization. Some volunteers activities are reimbursed for expenses associated with their service to the District. Volunteer points are also earned through the program and can be redeemed for district clothing or personal equipment.
Thank you for your interest in our volunteer membership programs. If you need additional information, please contact our volunteer program coordinator Merrill Thompson at 360-576-1195 x6109 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please click here to submit an online application. Note: The application is preliminary in nature and further information may be required.