Volunteers / Careers

People are motivated to join the EMS Department for a variety of reasons. Most volunteers say it is because of the deep satisfaction that comes from helping people in need. Others join for the excitement of doing something out of the ordinary.

Volunteer Membership Requirements

  • Minimum NC EMT Certification and BLS
    • Note that EMT and BLS not required to apply to the department. Prospective members must be enrolled in the next available classes. A fee waiver is available to approved probationary members. Career / PRN applicants must have all current certifications at time of application.
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Run a minimum of 12 hours per month, year-round, including summers and holidays

Volunteer Membership Application Process

Interested in joining? Questions? Email David Jones.

Active Responder Volunteers

Please view and complete the Volunteer Application (PDF).