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The Maggie Valley Fire & Rescue can not be successful without support from the community. If your interested in volunteering or are qualified as a firefighter and are interested in joining the department please contact the Fire Chief Scott Sutton by email: or phone 828-926-0948. Be a part of a dedicated family of full and part-time and volunteers in keeping our community safe. Inquire today!

Benefits of Membership

Maggie Valley Fire and Rescue is currently looking for new volunteers to join our department. If you are looking to learn new skills and have a desire to serve your community we would love to talk with you about serving. The following are the minimum requirements for becoming a member of our department:

  • Minimum Age 18 Years Old ( We have a junior program for those 16-17 years of age)
  • Live within the Maggie Valley Fire District 
  • Possess a valid NC drivers license
  • Complete a criminal background check (No felony record)
  • Submit an application
  • Attend regular meetings 
  • Favoral vote of the membership
  • Participation in the NC Fire and Rescue Workers Retirement​
  • Membership in the NC State Firefighter's Association (NCSFA)
  • Learn valuable life savings skills
  • Can obtain certifications in many areas such as Firefighter, Rescue Technician, EMT and others
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