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p classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifThe Washington Township Fire Departmentis a combination department composed by volunteer and career firefighters.nbsp The volunteer members come from GrenlochWhitman Square and Hurffville Fire Companies.nbspVolunteer firefighters are an integral part of our professional firedepartment.nbsp To become a firefighter youmust be at least 18 years old and in good health.nbsp The Washington Township Fire Department has aFire Explorer Program for persons between the ages of 14 completed 8th grade- 18 years old. Parental consent is required to join the Fire Explorer Program.nbsp If you or anyone you know might be interestedin being a firefighter please invite them to talk with our firefighters tohear the opportunities that await them.opopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifbFrequently Asked Questionsopopbspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serif1. How much does it cost to volunteeropopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifThere is no charge to join the FireDepartment.nbsp We provide you witheverything it takes to be a fireman which includes protective clothing andtraining.nbsp We also provide a physical atthe time you join and once a year thereafteropopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serif2. How much time does it take to volunteerwith the Fire Departmentopopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifTo be a firefighter in the State of NewJersey you must complete a 130 hour Firefighter 1 course within a year ofjoining.nbsp There is a weekly Company Drilland a once a month Company Business Meeting.nbspThe drills and meetings are not mandatory but they are to your benefitto attend as many of these events as possible.opopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serif3.. How do I get more informationopopspanpp classMsoNormalspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifAnyone wishing to find out more aboutfirefighting or want to become a volunteer firefighter is urged to contact theWashington Township Fire District Headquarters at 856 863-4000 or go to httpwww.wtfd10.orgRecvol.htmlopopspanpullispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifMembership Qualificationsopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifMinimum of 18 years of ageopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifFire Explorer Program 14-18 years of ageopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifAbility to work well with othersopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifClean driving recordopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifMust be a resident of WashingtonTownshipspanbrliulp classMsoNormalstrongspan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifBenefits of Membershipspanstrongpullispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifSense of accomplishment by giving aservice back to your Communityopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifComplete training for all firefightingdutiesopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifRetirementLife Insurance Programopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifComprehensive Annual Physical Examsopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifTraining and Educational Programs paidcompletely by the Fire Districtopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifTuition Credit Program for Local CountyColleges opopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifDress and Work Uniforms WorkersCompensation Insuranceopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifAdditional Accident and Health Benefitsopopspanlilispan stylefont-size14.0ptmso-bidi-font-size11.0ptfont-familyquotArial Narrowquotsans-serifAdditional Death Benefit through the NewJersey State Firemans Associationopopspanliulpp