FREER VOLUNTEER FIRE FIRE DEPARTMENT

SITE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION

SO YOU WANT TO BE A FIREMAN

APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED FOR VOLUNTEER FIRE FIGHTERS AND EMS PERSONNEL

 

E IS NOT AN OPENING IN OUR DEPT.  YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE NUMBERED AND PLACED IN LINE FOR THE NEXTED SELECTION PROCESS.

YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE CHECKED BY DEPARTMENTAL OFFICERS FOR TRUTH AND SINCERITY

YOU WILL HAVE A DRIVER LICENSE AND CRIMMINAL HISTORY CHECK

YOU WILL BE ASKED TO TAKE A PHYICAL (AT THE DEPT. EXPENSE)

YOU WILL NEED TO TAKE THE PREVENTIVE INJECTIONS NEEDED TO PROTECT YOURSELF AND OTHERS. (AT THE DEPT. EXPENSE)

IF YOU HAVE BEEN APPROVED, YOU WILL RECEIVE 2 TEE SHIRTS THAT IDENTIFIES YOU AS A CADET.

YOU WILL RECEIVE A FIRE MANUAL OF HOW TO BECOME A CERTIFIDE FIREMAN.

YOU WILL BE PLACED ON PROBATION FOR 1 YEAR,

WITHIN THAT YEAR YOU WILL BE TESTED, SKILLED, AND OBSERVED BY THE OFFICERS OF THE DEPARTMENT.

DURING THIS TIME YOU WILL NOT BE PLACED IN AN ACTIVE ROLE OF FIRE FIGHTING, YOU WILL BE PLACED IN THE SUPPLEMENTAL ROLE OF SUPPORT TO THE FIRE FIGHTING ROLE.  UPON CERTIFICATION OF INTRODUCTORY FIRE FIGHTING BY THE DEPARTMENT AND THE 6TH MONTH OF PROBATION YOU MAY BE GRANTED A LIMITED ROLE OF ACTIVE FIRE FIGHTING.   

YOU MAY QUALIFY FOR ROLE AS A DRIVER FOR THE DEPARTMENT EMS, BUT ONLY AFTER PASSING DOCUMENTATIONS AND SKILLS NECESSARY TO DO SO.

AFTER BEING CERTIFIDE BY THE DEPARTMENT BY YOUR ONE YEAR ANNAVERSARY, YOU WILL BE GRANTED AN ACTIVE ROLE OF FIRE FIGHTING.  IT IS EXPECTED THAT YOU WILL BECOME STATE CERTIFIED BY YOUR 2ND ANNAVERSARY WITH THE DEPARTMENT.