Grand Forks Fire/Rescue is currently looking to increase membership at each
of our firehalls in the Grand Forks Valley and the North Fork area.
We're inviting you to attend a "firefighter for a night" session on
Wednesday, September 20th to see what we do and how we train to protect the
residents of Grand Forks. An informational meeting on Thursday, September 14
will set the stage - we'll make you familiar with how the department operates
and collect some info so that we can be prepared for some fun on the 20th.
Grand Forks Fire/Rescue is a diverse group of over 40 volunteer firefighters.
We provide training to the national standard for firefighters (NFPA 1001), and
there is the option to take additional training in various rescue disciplines.
Members who complete a six-month probationary period are eligible for extended
For more information about Firefighter-for-a-Night, or to pickup an application
form, please contact Chief Dale Heriot or Kevin McKinnon on 250-442-3612 or
visit the downtown firehall at 7214-2nd Street.