Part-time heroes. Full-time rewards. Join our department today!
Reasons to Join JVFD
  • Become involved in the Jersey Village community
  • Help others in their time of need
  • Learn new skills
  • Gain experience in a new career field
  • Make new friends
  • Drive a fire truck!!!!
How to Become a Member of JVFD
  • Contact us at 713-466-2130
  • Fill out an application for membership
  • Application must be approved by a majority of the officers
  • Join JVFD as a volunteer
Requirements for Membership
Any person 18 years or older, is out of high school, of good character, in good physical condition, and of sound mind may apply for membership in the Fire and/or EMS divisions of JVFD.

Anyone 16 years or older, has finished their sophomore year of high school, has successfully completed Junior Members orientation, and has written permission from a parent or legal guardian may become a Junior Member.
A member of JVFD is expected to:
  • Answer calls, Fire or EMS, depending on their certification, during their free time or when scheduled to do so
  • must be advancing towards or have had the equivalent of the Texas State Fire Fighters Basic Certification and/or Texas Emergency Medical Technician.
  • Attend relevant weekly Tuesday night meetings when possible to obtain further training and discuss business matters
  • 1st Tuesday of month:  EMS
  • 2nd Tuesday of month: Suppression (Fire)
  • 3rd Tuesday of month: Business
  • 4th Tuesday of month: Rescue Scenarios
  • (5th Tuesday of month: Eatin' Meetin')