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Recruitment Video #2 

Marlboro Hose Co. No. 1 Joining Process:

  1. Submit application
  2. Interview with the Fire Chief and Hose Co. President (informal)
  3. Pass a basic medical and physical exam (at districts cost) (by First Care in Highland)
  4. Pass arson background investigation (arson background check only)
  5. Get voted in by the Hose Co. and the Fire District as a one year Probationary Firefighter
  6. Gear/equipment issuing

Some of the Marlboro Hose Co. No. 1 Benefits:

  1. Excellent free training that can be used for the rest of your life
  2. Great resume’ builder and experience
  3. Giving back to your community
  4. Discovering a possible new career for yourself
  5. Joining a lifelong extended family of brothers and sisters
  6. Working with top of the line equipment free of cost to you
  7. Use of the fire house
  8. New York State LOSAP Retirement Program (once eligible)
  9. Some gym reimbursement
  10. College tuition reimbursement (via FASNY if eligible;
  11. NYS tax incentives for volunteer Firefighters
  12. Discounts on certain purchased items that many places do for volunteer Firefighters

Marlboro Hose Co. No. 1 Probationary Firefighter Expectations:

*must be 16 years of age to join

  1. Attend a substantial amount of weekly Monday training nights starting at 7pm
  2. Attend most monthly 1st Tuesday of every month meeting nights starting at 730pm
  3. Make a substantial amount of calls
  4. Take a NYS training class at no cost to you (preferably during your 1 year probationary time)
  5. Pass a yearly basic medical and physical exam (at districts cost) (by First Care in Highland)
  6. Get voted in by the “House” for a full membership

How to join:

Contact the Fire Chief’s Office
and leave a CLEAR message


Stop down to the fire house at
14 Grand Street 
on any Monday night from 7pm to 9pm or any other time you see someone at the fire house


email the Fire Chief:

Thank you for your interest in joining the Marlboro Hose Co. No. 1. It is truly a rewarding experience that we are all honored to be a part of!