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18 East 22nd St.
Kearney, Nebraska 68847
Ph: (308) 233-3215
Few jobs offer you the opportunity to save a life. But as a volunteer firefighter, you could be called upon to do it at a moment’s notice. This is why we need courageous and dedicated people with a strong desire to help others.

Because this job is so important, we make sure all of our volunteer firefighters are expertly trained and properly equipped. If you want to do something important for your community and are willing to take on a challenging job, come down to the fire station and talk to us.

To become a member of the Kearney Volunteer Fire Department, you must be:
  • A citizen of the United States
  • A legal resident of the State of Nebraska
  • A resident of the City of Kearney or reside within a two mile radius of Kearney or a five mile radius of Riverdale
  • At lease 21 years of age

New member applications are generally taken April 1 to October 31. For more information, please contact the Fire Department at (308) 233-3226.