Jericho Fire Department

Engine Company 3

Do you have what it takes?

Engine Company 3 of the Jericho Fire Department is currently seeking volunteers who can sacrifice a few hours per week to help others in an emergency when they need help the most. Just think about the effect you can have in a life or death situation!

We will provide the knowledge and training to make a difference in someone's life. All we need from you is the desire to help.


Application Process

Who is Eligible to Join?

Applications for membership are accepted from all individuals ages 18 and older. Juniors may apply for membership at ages 13—17.

Not a Jericho resident? No problem! We have an Out of District Program for residents of other towns.

Meet and Greet

After submitting your application, you will have a meeting with the Recruitment Committee and an interview with the Chief's Office.

During these meetings, we will give you an orientation to the overall goals and objectives of the Jericho Fire Department, the organizational structure, our training and participation requirements, etc.


Following the interview, you will submit an application form for approval and a background check. The Board of Fire Commissioners will review your application.

Physical Evaluation

If your application is approved, we will schedule your physical for a department physical evaluation which includes an electro-cardiogram, pulmonary function test, a blood/urine test, including a drug screen.

All tests are kept confidential.

Getting Sworn In

A recruit determined to be medically fit for duty will be sworn in by the Board of Fire Commissioners at a regularly scheduled meeting and assigned a probationary duty in the fire or rescue company.

We Are Your Neighbors

We are made up of


In addition to the personal rewards of special service to the community, volunteer firefighters enjoy several tangible benefits.

Free Training
and Equipment

Tax Breaks

Free Health

Insurance Coverage


College Tuition

Our Rigs

Fire Engine 943

Pierce Engine 943

Fire Engine 945

Pierce Engine 945

Company 3 in Action


Contact us

Jericho Fire Department Station 2

680 Cantiague Rock Rd,
Jericho, NY 11753, USA

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