Procedure for joining the Whippany Fire Department
Each step must be completed and returned to the Whippany Fire Company before completing the next step.
Forms can be picked up at the firehouse.
I) Complete the Whippany Fire Company Application
Sign the Check List for Whippany Fire Company Membership
Have your application Notarized
Complete the New Jersey Sate Fireman?s Association Application
Either mail or drop off the forms above to the Whippany Fire Company
(Note: Both the Hanover Township Town Hall and Whippany Park High School can notarize your application)
II) Once the Whippany Fire Company has received the information above, we will contact you and provide you with a Background Check sheet.
The Background Check sheet along with the Check List for Whippany Fire Company Membership need to be filled out and returned to the Whippany Fire Company.
III) Once the Whippany Fire Company has received the Background Check Sheet along with the Check List for Whippany Fire Company Membership, we will provide you with the Physical Test Record, Breathing Apparatus Questionnaire Package, Respiratory Protection Questionnaire review sheet and the Attention Letter which will tell the applicant where to go get a physical and whom to speak to in reference to physicals.
After receiving this information, the applicant needs complete the forms before they get their physical and then go get their physical at the location stated in the Attention Letter. When this is completed, the forms need to be returned to the Whippany Fire Company.(Firefighter I must be completed within the first year of membership! The WFD will pay for it.
Please email or give us a call to receive the proper forms need or to have your questions answered.
Whippany Fire Department, 440 Route 10 West, Whippany