The Plains Volunteer Fire Rescue Company 4260 Loudoun Ave The Plains, VA 20198 Tel. (540) 253-5809
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Do you live in the Northern Virginia region and are looking for an opportunity to serve your community? The Plains Volunteer Fire Company offers flexible volunteer Fire & EMS opportunities for all experience levels. TPVFC volunteers come from all walks of life and live in many parts of the region including the counties of Fauquier, Prince William, Loudoun, Fairfax, Culpeper, Warren and Frederick

We are always looking for members to serve in a variety of roles. If you have the desire to actively serve your community and are interested in joining our organization, we encourage you to contact our Membership team. Please read about the ways you can become part of our family.


Volunteering at The Plains Volunteer Fire Company comes with many great benefits that include:

  • Personal property tax relief on one vehicle for members living in the Town of The Plains or Fauquier County. 
  • Free Fire & EMS training classes
  • Resume building skills and certifications.
  • A flexible schedule for work-life balance.
  • Great opportunity for career growth

Operational Members

The department’s focus is providing fire suppression, rescue, and emergency medical services to the community at large. Our Operational Members are on the front line providing these services as Firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians. The time commitment is considerable, but so is the satisfaction you’ll receive!

  • Operational members must be at least 16 years old
  • Members must pass background check and physical health screening
  • Members can train to become firefighters, EMTs, or drivers

Non-Operational Members

There are also a number of administrative responsibilities that must be accomplished aside from active operational duties. We are in need of Administrative Members with experience in, or a desire to help with:

  • Fund Raising Activities
  • Office Skills
  • Recruitment Activities