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Tel: 610-791-0266

Fax: 610-791-2727

 

Membership:
     

     Membership in this organization is open to all persons regardless of race, religion,        

 sex, national origin, disability or age (except that the minimum age for membership

is 14 years.) Membership in the Department consists of ACTIVE and ASSOCIATE     

MEMBERS. An active member must be active in the Department as a Fire Fighter or

Fire Police person. An Associate member provides support to the Department such

     as helping at activities or providing financial assistance. (The Department encourages

       spouses of Active members to be Associate members.) Members need not be residents

  of Upper Saucon Township. Candidates for Active or Associate membership must be

at least 14 years of age. Members must be over 21 years to hold office.                     

Application for membership shall be made in writing using the designated                  

membership application form obtained from and given to the Chairperson of the      

Board of Trustees. All applications for membership shall be endorsed in writing by   

at least one sponsoring member of the department. An applicant shall be declared  

duly elected to the Department when approved by vote conducted by written ballot 

of not less than a  majority of the active members present at a regular meeting of  

the membership. An applicant who has been rejected as a member cannot reapply  

for at least two years. No reason for rejection need be given.                                      

        UPPER SAUCON FIRE DEPARTMENT JOB DESCRIPTIONS

        FIRE FIGHTERS: 

         Truck maintenance 

           Fire Fighting 

              Fire Fighting Education 

                   Hazardous materials reorganization 

                   Fire Fighter I & II Certifications 

                   Responder First Aid 

                   AED Certification 

           Vehicle Rescue 

           Specialized Rescues 

                    Heights 

                    Confined Spaces 

                    Trench 

         FIRE POLICE: 

            Protect firefighters and the apparatus

            Direct Traffic at emergency scenes 

            Crowd control at emergency scenes 

                 Fire police education

                     Basic Fire Police

                     Advanced Fire Police

                     Emergency Response

        ALL MEMBERS: 

               Work details (pump outs, public service) 

               Building & Grounds Maintenance 

               Attend Monthly Department Business Meetings

        ASSOCIATE: 

               Provide support for Active members

 

Click for a printable application

Bring the completed application to the Monday evening training  at 7:00 P.M. at the Franklin Station

4445 west Hopewell Road

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

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