ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS
BECOME A MEMBER
CALL STATISTICS
CONTACT US
DECEASED MEMBERS
EQUIPMENT
EXEMPTS
FIRE PREVENTION
FIREMATIC OFFICERS
HALL RENTAL
HISTORY
INCIDENTS
LINKS
LOCATIONS
MEMBERS
MEMBERS WITH RESTRICTIONS
NEWS
PARADE
TRAINING
 
HELP US SAVE LIVES - VOLUNTEER !!
MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS
Anyone over 18 years of age is invited to join the active membership roles of the Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company. Youths between 16 and 18 years of age can join our "Members with Restrictions" program. Applicants must live within the Big Tree Fire District or within an immediately adjoining fire district (e.g., Armor, Blasdell, Lake Shore, Newton-Abbott, Scranton, Woodlawn). Applicants must not have any previous arson convictions.

BENEFITS
Free Training - Members are offered free training in both firefighting and emergency medical services. Both in-house and state run fire training is offered on a regular schedule. As a new member, you can become state-certified in firefighting. We also offer courses in firefighter safety and survival, fire pump operations, arson investigation, vehicle extrication, rope and trench rescue and much more. Additionally, you can become a state-certified EMT or Paramedic. Whatever your area of interest, we have training for you!

Length of Service Pension - After five years of service with the Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company, members become vested in our service awards program. This program is designed to provide a pension to volunteer firefighters when they retire. The amount of the pension is directly related to the length of service rendered to the fire company. What a great way to plan for your future!

Social Functions - The Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company is a family. As all families do, we enjoy numerous social events together. Whether attending our annual awards banquet or family picnic, a professional sporting event, playing league softball, or just hanging out together, Big Tree fosters a fun-filled family-oriented atmosphere.

Self Satisfaction - Knowing that you are serving your community and saving lives is a great feeling. By volunteering with the Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company, you will develop personal feelings of pride ,confidence and self satisfaction as you help your friends and neighbors in their time of need. This rewarding feeling may be justification enough for you to join our team!

JOIN US
So what are you waiting for??? Join our team and start sharing in the benefits of membership TODAY!!! So rather you wanna be Fire & EMS, EMS only, or A Member with restrictions Click here and download our application. Once your finished you can submit it to any Big Tree VFC Member or any Monday night at 7pm at our station #2 at 4470 BayView Road, Hamburg, NY 14075. Got more questions? Send an E-mail by Clicking here and someone will get back to you shortly.

Remember...Our response depends on you!
 
2014 Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company
Hamburg, NY

No information, photos, files, or other material found on this website may be copied or used without the express written permission of the Big Tree Volunteer Fire Company

Contact Our Webmaster
MEMBERS LOGIN





LINKS


Broughton Firefighters Manchester UK

Emergency Medical Services Magazine

Erie County Fire Blotter

Erie County Fire Wire

Erie County Volunteer Fireman's Softball Assoc.

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Fire Engineering

Firehouse.com

Fireinyou.org

Firetrainingtoolbox.com

Hamburg Fire Cheifs Association

Images By Tanya Kurnik

JEMS

National Fire Protection Association

NFSAR

Town of Hamburg