The Marlboro Volunteer Fire Department is always actively recruiting for volunteers to serve with our department. We are looking for Associate Members - of all ages, who work with hall functions, fund raising, book keeping, historical research, web design, statistical reporting, and more, associates support the department in all functions except firefighting and emergency medical care. Cadets - those who are 12 to 15 years of age and want to learn about the fire department, they participate in all functions of the fire department except actual firefighting and emergency medical responding. Firefighter / Emergency Medical Technicians, ages 16 and up after a background check and physical the candidates will begin firefighter and emergency medical training. All equipment and training are free of charge. Emergency Medical Technician Only - for those who do not desire to participate in firefighting activities there is the opportunity after a background check and physical to participate with the fire department as an Emergency Medical Technician Only, all background checks, training and equipment are provided free of charge. We have opportunities for all of our members to participate in Santa Runs (taking Santa through the neighborhoods), our annual awards banquet, yearly state and county conventions, tax incentives with 3 years of service, Length of Service Award program for 25 years of service and age 55 earns a monthly retirement. The benefits are many, why not stop in and see how you can help! Email MarlboroMemberhsip@yahoo.com for more information.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Marlboro Volunteer Fire Department
14815 Pratt Street, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772, US
To provide Fire, Rescue, and Emergency Medical Services to those in need via 911 dispatch system. To protect life and property, by well trained Fire and EMS Volunteers, supported by Administrative Volunteers. All training and equipment is provided free of charge.
The Marlboro Volunteer Fire Department is located in the county seat of Prince George's County Maryland. We are dispatched via 911 to fire, rescue and Emergency medical calls. We operate an Engine Company, Heavy Rescue Squad, Tower, Brush Truck, and Basic life Support Ambulance. All training and equipment is provided free of charge. We are supportred by a volunteer administrative personnel who handle such duties computer support, grant work, handle hall rentals including set up and clean up, fund raising, christmas tree sales, and more. We have recently started a cadet program for youths ages 12 to 15 to receive fire and EMS training but they do not respond to calls. As a vaolunteer there is camradarie, tax benefits, annual conventions in Prince Georges County and Ocean city Maryland, parades, firefighter competitions, and an annual company banquet, Volunteer Length of Service Award Program retirement fo those serving 25 years.