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The Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. is actively recruiting both experienced and inexperienced individuals who wish to serve as a volunteer Firefighter or EMT. As a member with the Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, Inc., you gain superior experience in the fire service by working with the members of the fire company, who have great pride in helping the community, by being the best we can be. It is also a very rewarding opportunity for anyone who is dedicated, hardworking, caring and compassionate. We are looking for individuals who have a desire and passion in their heart to give back to the community and to be a part of an organization that is a home away from home. As long as you have the desire, we will help you with the rest. Membership opportunities are available for Firefighter, EMT and Administrative positions. 
College Students:
The Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. is privileged to have a College Campus located in the first due. We offer membership opportunities to any college student, in or out of State. Each student will have to undergo the normal membership process.
Membership Benefits:
  • Free Fire and EMS training
  • State of Maryland tax credit
  • Annual Awards such as Firefighter of the year, Top Responder, etc.
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Bunk room with bathroom and shower
  • Wi-Fi
  • And much more

Minimum Qualifications:

  • One time application fee ($10)
  • At least 16 years of age
  • Clean criminal background
  • Maintain a passing average in school (for High School students only)
  • Attend company meetings and training
  • Participate in fundraising events
Application Process:
  • Complete an application
  • Undergo a criminal background check
  • Voted in at company meeting
  • Gear assignment and Fit Testing
  • PAT Tag and Membership ID
  • In house training (10 hours for applicants with training, 24 hours for applicants with-out training & Completion of Probationary Book)
Applicants from other companies are asked for a written letter of recommendation from the Chief or President of their current fire company.


***Administrative Members only, will not have to go through in house training***


To apply or visit the station, stop by, call 410-778-3434, or contact us below





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