Want to become a Volunteer Firefighter?

     Are you:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Available for mandatory training
  • Good work ethic
  • Dedication to the community
  • Ability to pass a background investigation
  • Good moral character

The Shumway Fire Protection District typically handles between 120 to 130 calls for service each year. Firefighters train at least twice a month, and log over 6,000 service hours annually.

New firefighter Recruits must go through over 200 hours of initial training before being able to operate with the department.

Mandatory training includes:

  • Office of the State Fire Marshal Firefighter II (260 hours)
  • Vehicle Machinery Operations (40 hours)
  • Haz-Mat Awareness (8 hours)
  • CPR/ AED/ First Aid/ Blood Borne Pathogens (10 hours)
  • Fire Service Vehicle Operator (8 hours)
  • NIMS (8 hours)

Now Accepting Applications

The SFPD is currently accepting applications to become a paid volunteer firefighter. Applications can be downloaded, completed, and mailed to Fire Station #2.

Please follow the instruction on the application for consideration.