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The A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Company is always accepting applications for new members. We are a volunteer fire company that uses our volunteers very frequently. The A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Co. specializes in many different areas including Fires, Emergency Medical Services, Rescues, and Fire Police. The A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Co. respects the men and women who help make both our community and its surrounding areas safe each and every day. If you are interested or would like to apply, please feel free to stop into the fire station any Thursday evening from 7 PM to 9PM and obtain an application! You may also download our application at the below link and drop it off to the fire house on any Thursday evening from 7 PM to 9 PM.


Basic Requirements

  • You must be at least 18 years of age or 16 years of age for junior member
  • No training required for new members
  • Successfully complete application and criminal background check request form
  • Successful completion of basic orientation, training, and membership approval
  • Attendance at monthly meetings and occasional special events
  • Live within 5 road miles of the fire station


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Our Address:
A.F. Dobler Hose & Ladder Co.
37 Walnut St.
Girard, PA, USA 16417
Contact Us:
Emergency: 911
Non-Emergency Dispatch: (814)-868-7911
Non-Emergency Station: (814)-774-8218

Incident History

Total Incidents:
2017: 454
2016: 853

2015: 849
2014: 852
2013: 856
2012: 762
2011: 713

Website Information

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