Thank you for taking an intrest in appying to the Odessa Fire Company. Please make sure to answer all the questions. If any question does not apply, simply use “N/A” for your response. Once you have completed this form, please take the time to review it before submitting it. When you are satisfied with your entries, submit the application by pressing the "Submit" button on the last page.
The Odessa Fire Company requires all of its applicants to obtain a background check through the State Bureau of Identification to ensure that the applicant meets the membership requirements for volunteer firefighters as set forth by Delaware Title 16 § 6647.
All applicants must understand that if you are accepted into the Odessa Fire Company you will be required to serve a Probationary period for 1 year (12 Months). During the Probationary period you will be required to demonstrate your fitness for membership, as outlined in the company's bylaws. Some Firefighting & EMS are college level courses and must have a passing grade.
For applicants under the age of 18, you must consult a parent or guardian for permission to apply prior to completing this application. At the time of your interview, a parent will be required to accompany you and will be required to provide written permission before your membership will be voted on.
If accepted into the company, you will be required to provide further information for your personnel records.