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How to Become a Volunteer

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Chick below for an application.  You can email your application or any questions to



  • Applicant must be a U.S. citizen
  •  Applicant must live within the boundaries of the Cloverdale Fire Protection District and have a response time no longer than 10 minutes to the fire station.  Non-resident volunteer also offered.
  • Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Applicants must possess a valid California Drives License.

Hiring Process:

Applicants will be interviewed and the District will conduct a background check and require a physical examination that may include drug screening.

Once the interview and hire process is complete, new recruits are required to complete a training task book that may include additional time commitment beyond Wednesday Night training. The time may be flexible depending on the recruits’ availability. Upon completion of the training task book, the volunteer will be added to the roster.

Duties of the Volunteer:

Duties of the volunteer include, but are not limited to, emergency responses, maintenance of equipment, station maintenance, training, public education and other duties as assigned.

Volunteer is a member of an Association, which contains a President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.