Are You Ready To Answer The Call?

Answering the call to become a Volunteer Firefighter or Emergency Medical Technician requires significant commitment, but comes with great reward. The King George County Department of Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services is a combination department with a need for dedicated volunteers (Firefighters/EMT/Paramedic) to answer emergency calls as well as personnel for administrative, office management, and community education initiatives.

Position Requirements (Minimum)

  • Be at least 18 years of age (16 years of age for junior members).
  • Successfully complete the application process to include:
    • A background check
    • Copy of Immunization Records
    • A criminal history record check, including fingerprinting*
    • An interview with the Membership Committee
    • Obtaining certificates for completion of the identified (online) ICS Modules

*Upon completion of the required forms and training, contact Fire and Rescue Headquarters to schedule an appointment.

Additional Information

Questions regarding the Volunteer Application process can be directed to Fire and Rescue Headquarters at 540-775-8900 or by emailing us.