The Saxtons River Fire Department and Saxtons River Rescue are always looking to recruit new volunteer firefighters and emergency medical personnel.  New members do not need to be certified and are welcome to join at any time. Anyone who is interested must complete an application packet, which can be obtained by either contacting Captain Nicholas Cushman via email: or stopping by the Fire Station on the first Wednesday of any month at 7pm.  

***Effective 01/01/2017 – Applicants will undergo a brief interview with an officer.  If not submitted electronically, please bring the application packet along with any certification documents you may have for your interview.

All new members will undergo a minimum six-month probationary period before being voted in as a full active member.



1st Wednesday – Business Meeting

1st Tuesday – Rescue Business Meeting and Rescue Monthly Training

2nd Wednesday – Fire Training

3rd Wednesday – Fire Training

***All meetings/training’s begin at 7:00 PM.


If you have any questions, please contact Captain Cushman.