We are always looking for help, to join simply stop in on any Tuesday Night after 7PM and pick up an application. Or click on our "files" section, and print out our online membership application and bring it with you on any Tuesday night
We have many membership opportunities including :
Active Firefighter - Active firefighters are members who handle all front line fire suppression and rescue efforts, and have voting rights. Active members must be at least 18 years of age at time of application and must be in good physical condition.
Junior Firefighter - Junior firefighters may not participate in active firefighting activities, but may assist in support functions at fire scenes. Junior firefighters must be at least 14 years of age at time of application. Valid working papers must also accompany application.
Support Members - Support members assist with fund raising activities, social activities and provide refreshments at emergency scenes and have voting rights.
Active Fire Police - These are active members who are empowered by the municipality to perform traffic and scene control duties as prescribed by Pennsylvania statute. Fire Police are voting members of the company and must be at least 18 years of age at time of application.
Social Members - Individuals interested in helping out with fund raising activities, special events, office duties, etc. Social members can attend monthly business meetings, and will have a voice, but no vote. social members will pay $1.00 annual dues. Social members must be at least 18 years of age at time of application.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE EITHER FULL TIME RESIDENTS OF TUNKHANNOCK TOWNSHIP OR LIVE WITHIN 6 ROAD MILES ( VIA NORMAL TRAFFIC PATTERNS ) TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR MEMBERSHIP AND AGREE TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK