Do you fit the description of a Junior Member?
Between the age of 14-18. If not Click Here
Lives in hopewell
Would like to learn more about becoming a firefighter or EMT
Ready to be adaptable and ready for anything
Excited and passionate to help out your community
WHAT WE DO
Being a Junior Member at the Hopewell Fire Department is more than just training
Do you have what it takes to be a leader in your town?
Being a Junior Member is not always easy, but it is very rewarding.
We do more than just train at the firehouse...
Olivia Obst EMT/Firefighter
Former Junior Member, HVCHS Graduate 2015, BSN, Critical Care Nurse
Chris Jones EMT/Firefighter
Chris started volunteering in mid 80's as a Junior himself. Chris has been actively volunteering for over 30 years, only missing a few years while in the US Coast Guard. He brings experience from 3 other departments before joining Hopewell Fire Department and has been involved leading Junior Members in every department including ours. He takes training and safety very seriously and strives to make sure our Juniors are professional and proficient while offering Life Saving skills along side our Senior EMT's and Firefighters. He always is supporting our Juniors to exceed in what ever endeavors they choose to do in the future.
Chris keeps his skills up as an active riding EMT and Firefighter and also as a Ski Patroller in Northern NJ. He has been a leader with the Boy Scouts and has assisted with coaching in many sports that his two sons participated in while growing up in Hopewell Township. He currently works for a large Engineering Firm in the Tristate area.
Frank Scalice Firefighter
Firefighter, Dad of 2. Frank Scalice born and raised in Brooklyn. Love to spend time with his family, shown here with wife Lisa and sons Max and Henry. Frank is employed as an Assistant Vice President at Rutgers University in the Business Services division. He was recently featured by MercerMe for choosing to be a firefighter.
Frankie Merrill EMT/Firefighter
Firefighter and EMT, Professional EMT, Degree in Agriculture
Marcus Jones EMT/Firefighter
Firefighter and EMT, Graduated from HVCHS 2018, Professional EMT
Shea Robinson EMT
EMT, HVCHS graduate 2018, Earning biology degree
Dan Bonnet Firefighter
Firefighter, Dad of 2, Medivac Pilot, HVCHS Alumni
John Kennedy Chaplin
Driver for HFD, Chaplin, Hopewell Resident