Mission Statement

"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."


THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF FIRE DISTRICT NO.3
IN THE TOWNSHIP OF VOORHEES, COUNTY OF CAMDEN
Reorganization Meeting Postponement Due to Inclement Weather

WHEREAS,there exists a Board of Fire Commissioners Reorganization Meeting on March 05, 2015 and
WHEREAS,the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District No. 3, desire to postpone said meeting Due to Inclement Weather, and
NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS RESOLVEDby the Commissioners of Fire District No. 3, Township of Voorhees, County of Camden, as follows:

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THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF FIRE DISTRICT NO.3
IN THE TOWNSHIP OF VOORHEES, COUNTY OF CAMDEN
Resolution 01-02-2015

Authorizing the Board of Fire Commissioners to set
fees charged for Fire Inspections, Registrations, Penalties, Permits

WHEREAS, N.J.S. 40A:14-70 et seq. empowers Board of Fire Commissioners to set fees for issuance of Fire inspections, Regi strations, Penalties and Permits pursuant to guidelines set forth by the Department of Community Affairs, Division of Fire Safety and Township of Voorhees Ordinance NO. 729-95; and,
WHEREAS,N .J.S. 40A:14-70 requires Board ofFire Commissioners to adopt, as appropriate, either a resolution or ordinance to detem1ine the fees for these reports which are not covered by OPRA, subject to the provisions of law; and,
WHEREAS,the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District N o 3. in the Township of Voorhees, County of Camden a/k/a the Voorhees Fire District has considered the guidelines issued by the Department of Community Affairs, Division of Fire Safety and Township ofVoorhees Ordinance NO. 729-95;

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THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF FIRE DISTRICT NO.3
IN THE TOWNSHIP OF VOORHEES, COUNTY OF CAMDEN
Resolution 01-01-2015

Authorizing the Board of Fire Commissioners to
Amend fees charged for Fire, EMS and Fire Inspection reports

WHEREAS, N.J.S. 40A: 14-70 et seq. empowers Board of Fire Commissioners to set fees for issuance of Fire , EMS and Fire Inspection reports pursuant to guidelines set forth by the Department of Commw1ity Affairs, Division of Fire Safety; and,
WHEREAS, N.J.S. 40A:14-70 requires Board of Fire Commissioners to adopt, as appropriate, either a resolution or ordinance to determine the fees for these reports which are not covered by OPRA, subject to the provisions of law; and,
WHEREAS, the Board of Fire Commissioners of Fire District No 3. in the Township of Voorhees, County of Camden a/kJa the Voorhees Fire District has considered the guidelines issued by the Department of Community Affairs, Division of Fire Safety;

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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.

Regulations with application for Permit - PDF


SaferCar.gov

Help to keep your child safe in the car by choosing the right car seat and installing it properly.

Visit SaferCar.gov to find out which type of restraint is appropriate for your child, based on his/her age and size (rear-facing car seat, forward-facing car seat, booster seat, or seatbelt). You'll also find tips on installing car seats and positioning the harness on your child.

Once you've installed the car seat or booster seat, go to an inspection station near you to ensure that it's properly installed.



About Us

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


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Meet every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the Month.


Volunteers wanted!
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Documents listed here are for the New Jersey State Transparency Mandate.
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For all Open Public Record Acts (OPRA) requests, Click Here to veiw and download the Voorhees Fire District OPRA request form.


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