"The mission of the Voorhees Fire District is to minimize Life Loss, Suffering and Damage due to Fire, Medical and Environmental emergencies, through Public Education, Code Management and Incident Response to those who reside and work in our community."
PUBLIC NOTICE OF ANNUAL ELECTION FOR
THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF FIRE DISTRICT NO.3
IN THE TOWNSHIP OF VOORHEES, COUNTY OF CAMDEN
LOS COMISIONADOS DE DISTRITO DE BOMBEROS NO. 3 EN EL MUNICIPIO DE VOORHEES, CONDADO DE CAMDEN
GIVING NOTICE OF 2017 FIRE DISTRICT ELECTION GIVING NOTICE OF 2017 FIRE DISTRICT ELECTION
WHEREAS, the Board of Fire Commissioners has a scheduled election on February 18, 2017, as provided for by N.J.S.A.40A:14-72, at which time voters will be asked to elect TWO (2) fire district commissioners and to vote on the fire district budget, and Considerando que, la Junta de Comisionados de fuego tiene una elección programada el 18 de febrero de 2017, como está previsto en N.J.S.A.40A:14-72, momento en el que los votantes se pedirá elegir fuego 2 dos comisionados de distrito y votar sobre el presupuesto del distrito de fuego, y
WHEREAS,under NJSA 40A:14-72 the Board of Fire Commissioners shall designate the polling places for the election and the closing date for the filing with the clerk of the board of petitions of nomination for membership on the board that must be published at least once in a newspaper circulating in the district at least six weeks before the election, and Considerando que, bajo NJSA 40A:14-72, la Junta de Comisionados de fuego deberá designar los lugares de votación para la elección y la fecha límite para la presentación ante el Secretario del Comité de peticiones de nominación para ser miembro de la Junta que deberá publicarse al menos una vez en un periódico que circula en el distrito de al menos seis semanas antes de las elecciones, y
NOTICE TO PERSONS WANTING MAIL-IN BALLOTS
AVISO A PERSONAS QUERIENDO BOLETAS DE CORREO
FIRE DISTRICT BUDGET ELECTION
AND ANNUAL ELECTION FOR TWO REGULAR THREE YEAR TERMS OF THE
FIRE COMMISSIONERS, FIRE DISTRICT #3, Voorhees Township
I If you are a qualified and registered voter of the State who wants to vote by mail in the Voorhees Fire District #3 Election to be held on, Saturday, February 18, 2017 complete the application form below and send to the undersigned, or write or apply in person to the undersigned at once requesting that a mail-in ballot be forwarded to you. The request must state your home address and the address to which the ballot should be sent. The request must be dated and signed with your signature
Si usted es un votante registrado y calificado del Estado que quiere votar por correo en el distrito de bomberos de Voorhees #3 elecciones que se celebrarán, sábado, 18 de febrero de 2017 completar el siguiente formulario de solicitud y enviar a los abajo firmantes, o escriba o solicitar en persona a los abajo firmantes, solicitando a la vez que una papeleta por correo enviada a usted. La solicitud debe indicar su dirección y la dirección a la que debe enviarse la papeleta. La solicitud debe estar fechada y firmada con su firma.
Emergency Medical Technicians Wanted
Voorhees Fire District is accepting applications for the Positions of Part-Time and Per-Diem Emergency Medical Technicians. Voorhees Fire District is looking for motivated individuals to work flexible hours including nights, weekends and holidays. Voorhees Fire District utilizes two (2) ambulances twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Voorhees Fire District responds to over 4,500 EMS calls a year and covers Voorhees Township and the Borough of Gibbsboro. If you are interested in applying for the positions available, please CLICK HERE for more information and minimum requirements. Voorhees Fire District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minimum Requirements PDF
Request an application using our Contact Us! online form. Please choose the SUBJECT: "Request Application for PT/Per-Diem EMT". Also please provide your full name, a telephone number to reach you and a valid email address.
Fire Safety Regulations for:
Cooking Operations, Canopies, Tents and Portable Generators
Please CLICK HERE for PDF, including application for Permit, for Fire Safety Regulations regarding Cooking with Open Flame Operations, Canopies, Tents and Portable Generators.
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Voorhees Fire District provides Fire and Emergency Medical Services to the residents of Voorhees Township, County of Camden, State of New Jersey. Voorhees Township is approximately 11.8 square miles and a population of 29,000 residents. The township is covered by 2 fire station located at (headquarters) 423 Cooper Road, station 663 and 2002 South Burnt Mill Road, station 662. Both stations are equipped for Fire, Rescue and EMS services. Voorhees Fire District has three separate but equally important divisions: Career Firefighters, Volunteer Firefighters and Career EMT'S.
25 full time firefighters and officers, which staff the 2 fire stations and work 600am to 5:00pm Monday thru Friday. They are responsible for all fire calls, ems calls, fire prevention, and day time special assignments and are state certified fire inspectors and inspect all business in Voorhees Township yearly.
There are 39 volunteer firefighters and officers which staff the 2 fire stations from 5:00pm to 6:00am Sunday thru Thursday. On Friday and Saturday nights the crews sleep in station from 6:00pm to 6:00am and respond to all fire calls. They also handle all special assignments such as: the township picnic, movie night at Connelly Park, Fire Prevention activities, Santa Claus detail and many other special assignments. Meeting nights are the first Monday of every month at 7pm, drill nights are the 2,3, and 4th