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Join Us!

Thank you for your interest in joining the Ramsey Rescue Squad. We are actively seeking volunteer membersBe part of one of the most progressive volunteer emergency response organizations in our area. 

















No Prior Training or Experience Required

Getting started with the Ramsey Rescue Squad is as easy as 1,2,3!

  1. Complete a preliminary application & interview with our Membership Committee
  2. Once approved and voted on by the department & Borough of Ramsey, you will go through orientation & basic training, including CPR and First Aid
  3. Completion of in-house Level One training program and probationary period
Ramsey Rescue offers amazing, additional opportunities and experiences:
  • Free Training: NJ Firefighter, Heavy Rescue Technician, Hazardous Materials Technician, NJ EMT-Basic, Specialty Rescue Courses!
  • Stipend Incentive: Percentage based participation and duty crew
  • State-of-the-art equipment & apparatus alongside experienced instructors
  • True Teamwork: The feeling of being part of a team and serving your community
  • Leadership Skill Development: Ability to advance through ranks and gain valuable experience
  • Department Uniforms & Gear: Turnouts, Class A (formal) and Class B (informal) 
  • Protection: Workmen’s compensation coverage, AD&D insurance coverage
  • Awards & Recognition Programs: Hurst Green Cross, Shield Award, Length of Service
  • Social Events: Annual installation banquet, Summer BBQ, Holiday parties, and team outings
Lifelong friendships -- and much, much more!

If you have a question or looking for information that is not addressed here, visit the Contact Us page and send us your inquiry.


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