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

Friendships

You create life long friendships when you become a junior member

Learning

Learn life long skills in addition to training to become a firefighter and EMT

Networking

You will meet many people from many different professions who can help you with career moves and give you ideas

Trips

Junior Members train in other locations besides the firehouse like hospitals, other departments, conferences, medivac bases, etc.

Memories

You will create memories of a lifetime

Graduation

As a group, we have some older and younger members who will be great resources when you have questions on the classes you are taking.

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.

TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES

We do more than just train at the firehouse...

What are the past juniors up to now?
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Erica Otters
Nursing Student
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Landon Bowman
Farmer
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Paulin Balasic
College Student
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TJ Bruno
Academy Student
"Becoming a junior at Hopewell Fire Department led me to have many unique experiences. I was able to build upon my leadership skills and my confidence and has helped me as I pursue my bachelors in nursing."
"I like learning new things, not only pertaining to firefighting and EMS, but also life long skills."
"Being a junior at the Hopewell Fire Department has made me feel like I am more of a member of my community by giving me a change to give back and become more familiar with the people I grew up with. It has opened my eyes to new opportunities and connections and I am so lucky to have been given this incredible experience."
"Hopewell Fire Department has made a huge impact on my life for the better. It is such and amazing opportunity to be a part of this great team. From training and discipline, to learning so much, the department is a terrific start for anyone looking to get into the fire or medical service. You will meet so many new friends and make critical connections with those in the first responder field and more. It is such a shock looking back to how quickly this department grows on you and becoming a part of this amazing community."
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What are the past juniors up to now?
Image is not available
Erica Otters
Nursing Student
Image is not available
Landon Bowman
Farmer
Image is not available
Paulin Balasic
College Student
Image is not available
TJ Bruno
Academy Student
"Becoming a junior at Hopewell Fire Department led me to have many unique experiences. I was able to build upon my leadership skills and my confidence and has helped me as I pursue my bachelors in nursing."
"I like learning new things, not only pertaining to firefighting and EMS, but also life long skills."
"Being a junior at the Hopewell Fire Department has made me feel like I am more of a member of my community by giving me a change to give back and become more familiar with the people I grew up with. It has opened my eyes to new opportunities and connections and I am so lucky to have been given this incredible experience."
"Hopewell Fire Department has made a huge impact on my life for the better. It is such and amazing opportunity to be a part of this great team. From training and discipline, to learning so much, the department is a terrific start for anyone looking to get into the fire or medical service. You will meet so many new friends and make critical connections with those in the first responder field and more. It is such a shock looking back to how quickly this department grows on you and becoming a part of this amazing community."
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JUNIOR ADVISORS

Scroll over us to learn more about the advisors

FF/EMT

Olivia Obst

Former Junior Member, HVCHS Graduate 2015, BSN, Critical Care Nurse

 

FF/EMT

Chris Jones

Firefighter/EMT for 100 years, works IT at some company names something

Firefighter

Frank Scalise

Firefighter, Dad of 2, Rutgers important guy

FF/EMT

Frankie Merrill

Firefighter and EMT, Professional EMT, Degree in Agriculture

FF/EMT

Marcus Jones

Firefighter and EMT, Graduated from HVCHS 2018, Professional EMT

EMT

Shea Robinson

EMT, HVCHS graduate 2018, Earning biology degree

Firefighter

Dan Bonnet

Firefighter, Dad of 2, Medivac Pilot, HVCHS Alumni

Chaplin

John Kennedy

Driver for HFD, Chaplin, Hopewell Resident