Welcome to Kearsarge Fire Department!

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Thank you for your interest in the Kearsarge Fire Department! We are an unpaid professional fire department located in Millcreek Township. We are always looking for anyone interested in being a Fire Fighters, Fire Police. Support Personnel, Administrative Personnel, Fund-raising, Building Maintenance, Equipment Maintenance, Financial Personnel and the list goes on. We welcome individuals with or without experience. All we require is a willingness to learn and an interest to serve your community. If you have been wondering how to get involved don't afraid to stop by on Monday nights at 4930 West Street Erie, PA 16509 between 7:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. or call us at 814-864-1151

Absolutely no obligation is required to explore the opportunities here at the Kearsarge Volunteer Fire Department. We appreciate any and all help we can get! Thanks for your interest! Just stop in and pick up an application to apply. A representative from our department will contact you to schedule an informal interview. After a successful interview and PA State Police criminal background check, your application will then be brought to the officers for consideration.

Following your application approved, you will be placed on a probationary status until you meet the following training requirements:

  • Completion of Pennsylvania State Essentials of Firefighting (160 hour class)
  • Completion of a Pennsylvania Department of Health First Responder or EMT Class (60 hr or 150 hr class)
  • Pennsylvania Hazardous Materials "Operations Level" Class

Stove Fire

Kearsarge, West Ridge, Perry Hi-Way, Lake Shore and MPS were dispatched for a stove fire on Eastwind Circle. MP-37 arrived and assisted the homeowner out of the house. Engine 442 arrived to find smoke in the kitchen. Crews used a water can to contain the ...

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Chimney Fire

Kearsarge, Belle Valley, Perry Hi-Way, Kuhl Hose and MPS were dispatched for a chimney fire. Chief 450 responded and was advised by County Dispatch that a passerby reported flames coming from the chimney. 450 arrived to find nothing visible, and after tal...

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Smoke at local business

Kearsarge, Belle Valley, Perry Hi-Way, Kuhl Hose and MPS were dispatched to the 5200 Block of Peach St. for a report of smoke coming from the roof of a business. Chief 450 responded and arrived to find light smoke. The employee of the business advised 450...

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