|2021 Recruitment Drive Underway|
|By Member Brian Clements|
|March 1, 2021|
The Riverdale Heights Volunteer Fire Department & Rescue Squad, Inc. is currently seeking interested individuals who would like to join our ranks as volunteer firefighters, emergency medical technicians (EMTs) or administrative personnel.
The department operates a two-piece engine company (E813/E813B) and a basic life support ambulance (A813) with 100% volunteer staffing. Our department is located at 6101 Roanoke Avenue in Riverdale, Maryland.
Minimum requirements to join include but not limited to; applicants must be sixteen (16) years of age or older, pass an extensive background check and must successfully complete a comprehensive medical evaluation and physical. Administrative prospects will not take the medical evaluation/physical, but will need to pass a background check.
Experienced prospects with Maryland and/or Pro-Board Firefighter training and Maryland and/or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician qualifications are urged to apply.
Administrative prospects have an opportunity to assist the department with building maintenance, fire prevention activities, fundraising and recruitment.
Benefits of joining our department include; 100% volunteer staffed station, free training, apparel and uniforms, Retirement Program (LOSAP), Maryland State Income Tax Breaks, state of the art equipment, potential live-in opportunities, leadership advancement opportunities and much more!
Due to current Prince George's County coronavirus regulations, we are not able to meet with interested prospects at the fire station at this time. However, if you would like more information or start our volunteer application process, please e-mail our Recruiter at firstname.lastname@example.org or click here to APPLY NOW https://members.rhvfd13.com/apps/public/database/formAdd.cfm?Form_ID=1 .
We look forward to hearing from you!
|Units:||E813, E813B, A813|