The Elizabethtown Fire Department provides an excellent means for college students and other adult members to reduce costs by living at the station. We provide individual rooms (each room has a bed, desk, dresser, wardrobe, cable TV and wired/wireless internet access). Firefighters requesting live-in status must be 18 years of age or older. Prospective live-ins must obtain approval from the live-in committee and must obtain/maintain the following:
- Healthcare, renters and vehicle insurance
- Minimum 56 hours/week availability or 20% call volume
- Comply with department policies and procedures
The Elizabethtown Fire Department is within walking distance to the Elizabethtown College.
It is just a short commute to the following colleges/universities:
Penn State Harrisburg
HACC Wildwood Campus
HACC Lancaster Campus
Lebanon Valley College
Our day room (lounge) is equipped with plush recliners, reclining sofa, big screen TV, surround sound, seperate big screen gaming TV and a pool table. Our in-house gym holds state-of-the-art commercial quality free-weight, cardio and kick-boxing equipment.
We are always looking for motivated individuals to become a part of our team. If you have the drive and determination to become a firefighter with a progressive department, please feel free to stop by the station for a tour and an application. Or call the station (717-367-5300) and request to speak with one of the members of our investigation committee.
The fire police division is in need of active members. If you are interested in becoming a fire police, please contact our Fire Police Captain, Jeff Kincaid at email@example.com.