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You can step out of an ordinary life and do something extraordinary

Information Sessions

Find out how you can volunteer for a fire company or rescue squad by attending an upcoming Information Session.

  • Thursday, October 12, 2017 (6 p.m.)
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 (6 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, December 6, 2017 (6 p.m.)

All sessions are being held at the Eanes-Pitman Public Safety Training Center, located at 6610 Public Safety Way, Chesterfield, VA  23832 (on Government Center Parkway – there is a sign by the entrance) beginning at 6 p.m. For details contact David Tesh


Reinvent Yourself!

Reinvent yourself by volunteering with Chesterfield County Fire and EMS. Whether you dream of being on the front lines in an emergency, or providing behind-the-scenes services and support, we have a role for you!

We work in partnership with the county’s career firefighters and emergency medical technicians and receive the same level of training and equipment—some of the best in the nation! Chesterfield County Fire and EMS volunteers come from all walks of life—we’re your neighbors, friends, and colleagues. Our county is very diverse with a growing multicultural population, and includes rural, suburban and urban areas. Our challenge is to serve these areas with the best volunteers our county has to offer. And that’s where YOU come in!

Volunteer For All the Right Reasons 

  • Receive professional training in emergency response.
  • Enhance leadership and job skills.
  • Explore career possibilities.
  • Connect with your community—get involved.
  • Enjoy camaraderie with fellow volunteers who share your interests.
  • Be part of lifesaving team.
  • Give back to the community and make a difference.
  • Be challenged.

Want To Be On the Front Lines? 

Learn more about our firefighting, EMS and emergency operations support volunteer positions and their minimum requirements on our Fire and EMS volunteer page.

Interested In Behind-the-Scenes Support? 

Our administrative volunteers support our public education and safety initiatives, perform administration and logistical duties, train staff, and bring specialized skills that support our firefighters and EMTs. Learn more about these positions on our Administrative volunteer page.

Come Join Our Team! 

Contact Volunteer Recruiter David Tesh for more information:

reinventyourself@chesterfield.gov or 804-748-1629.