We hope to hear from you about joining our great organization!
We are a 100% volunteer fire department, which means that our firefighters respond from home, work, or where ever they may be when an incident occurs. Members are issued pagers which alert them to when they need to respond. We currently average 3o active members of the department, which are overseen by a fire chief. Our department has a long, rich history of community service ever since the department was founded in 1902.
Nationwide, there is a general decline in volunteer firefighters. Unfortunately, the Cambridge Volunteer Fire Department is not immune to this trend. For several years, retirement of firefighters in Cambridge has outpaced new recruits. There are a number of factors which contribute to this:
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