Roxbury (NJ) Chemical Engine Company #1 Fire & EMS

Welcome to the Roxbury (NJ) Chemical Engine Co#1 Fire & EMS web site. We have been serving our community since 1917. Please click on the links below to learn more about us.
Roxbury (NJ) Chemical Engine Company #1 Fire & EMS

Join us...

We are currently looking for new members to join our ranks.  Please don't think that you may not have the time to make a commitment.  We are like you with responsibilities to families, work, school, etc.:

*** Please note: due to an overwhelming response, our Junior Program for both fire and EMS is currently full. Please check back with us in the future.

  • If you are 18 and over you can also join as a firefighter and/or EMT, or EMS first responder. If you are 45 years of age and under you can join the NJ State Firemen's Association. Please click the link to learn more about the benefits of belonging to this organization.
  • You will be required to take a physical at a doctor's office and have a background check done by our police department.
  • If you join EMS, we ask that you be available to respond to calls: 
    • one night per week, Sunday through Friday between 9:00PM and 5:00AM;
    • one Saturday every six weeks, starting 8:00PM until Sunday 8:00AM.
    • an occasional 4 hour shift on a Saturday or Sunday during the daytime hours
  • If you elect to join fire, you will be asked to respond to emergencies when you are aware of them.
  • You will be issued all the necessary equipment and training at no cost to you.

If you are interested in helping your community please consider applying for membership. You can do this in one of three ways:

  • Stop by the Main St. (Succasunna) firehouse any Tuesday evening between 6:30PM and 7:00PM for an application packet (Tuesday evening is our drill night). Just click on the webmaster's email link below stating your intention to join so we can have an application packet ready for you.
  • Click on this link: Membership Application.pdf to open the Abobe® printable form. Fill out the information and mail it to the address below.
  • Click on this link: to enter an application online

Thanks for your interest in joining the Roxbury Co#1 Fire & EMS. We look forward to hearing from you.