MWVFD Recruiting Video
Do you want to be a part of a long and sacred tradition?
Do you want to be a part of the excitement?
Do you want to serve your community?
We are always looking for volunteers. Volunteer firefighters make up 78% of all firefighters in the state of Texas.
Must reside in the MWVFD fire response district
Must be a team player
Must be in average good health
Must commit to attending at least the minimum number of fire calls and drills/meeting each month
Complete online or paper application
Application will be reviewed to ensure minimum requirements are met
Criminal background check will be conducted
Interview with recruitment committee (Minimum of business casual dress required)
If the applicant if found favorable, they will be presented to the department at our monthly business meeting for final approval
If approved by the department, the applicant will be notified and assigned to a "company" and introduced to the department
Please keep in mind, there are few things that are automatic disqualifiers for membership in the MWVFD.
Honesty and integrity during the application and interview process is paramount.
*Mineral Wells Volunteer Fire Department does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion(creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin(ancestry), disability, marital status sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.
This is a Pre-Application. Upon completion, if you meet all requirements of membership, will be contacted and given a full application. An interview will be schedule as well as a background check and reference checks will be done. If the interview committee finds you favorable for membership you will be recommended to the department at the next monthly business meeting. Members will then vote on your membership. One of the key factors in the entire process is honesty from the start.