Safety Tip #4

If the Alarm Sounds

If the smoke alarm sounds, GET OUT and STAY OUT. 

Never go back inside for people or pets.

If you have to escape through smoke, STAY LOW and crawl under the smoke.

CALL 911 from outside your home.


Fire Captain

New Hope Fire Department is currently hiring for a Full-Time Fire Captain position.  Please follow the following link for a job description, including all employment requirements.

Please click here for Fire Captain Job Description

Please click here for Fire Captain Application

Part Time Firefighter/Drivers

New Hope Fire Department accepts applications for Part-Time Firefighter/Driver on a year round basis in order to maintain a hiring pool of qualified candidates.

Part Time Firefighter/Drivers must be 21 years of age, have NC Firefighter II, NC Hazardous Materials Responder, NC Medical Responder or higher, NC Emergency Vehicle Driver certifications as well as a valid NC Class B Drivers License.

Please click here for employment/membership application

Applications must filled out electronically, printed, signed and mailed to the following address by the deadline in order to receive consideration:

New Hope Fire Department
Attn: Chief Mike Bordeaux
P.O. Box 16484
Chapel Hill, NC 27516