Do you have what it takes?
The Islip Fire Department is responsible providing fire protection and emergency medical care to over 30,000 residents and the thousands more who work and travel through our town daily. We are ready on moments notice to help complete strangers in their most difficult times. We are a proud group of individuals who work for Pride, not a paycheck. All of our members are vital to the safety of the residents of the Islip Fire District.
The Islip Fire Department is always looking for new volunteers.
To join, you must meet the following qualifications.
-18 Years of age
-Have a High School Diploma or GED
-Have a valid NYS Drivers License
-Clean Criminal Record
-Live within the Islip Fire District
To join you must fill out a department membership application, which can be picked up with our dispatcher at fire headquarters 24 hours a day. Once you fill out the membership application, you will submit it back to fire headquarters in person. The Islip FD Investigating Committee is responsible for investigating all applicants. They will require you to meet with the committee for at least 2 meetings where additional paperwork will be filled out and you will receive additional information about the membership process. All applicants must bring with them their High School Diploma or GED and NYS Drivers License to their first meeting with the committee.