Thank you for your interest in volunteering witht he Burkburnett Volunteer Fire Department. Below is an overview of the application process and some of the benifits of being a Burkburnett Volunteer Firefighter!
1: Complete the application and submit via download application and email to Membership@burkfire.org, or download application and mail to:
Burkburnett Fire Department
Attn: Membership Committee
100 Tommy Thornton Way
Burkburnett TX, 76354
2: Background Investigation
3: Pre-employment interview
4: Majority vote by active department members during a scheduled business meeting
5: Pre-employment physical and drug screen
1: A person applying for membership must be 18 years of age, who is of good moral character, free from any infirmity which would prevent their performing any duties assigned.
2: Valid drivers license
3: Clear criminal history and driving status
4: High school diploma or GED
5: Completion of probatinary fire academy
6: Attend 25% of call volume and 5 hours of training per quarter.
1: Membership in a professional organization
2: Access to city workout facilities
3: Certification Training
5: Discounts through State Firemen's and Fire Marshals Association (SFFMA)
6: Community Involvement