Phone: 304-776-7963     Email:

How to Join

We are an all-volunteer fire department. This means that no one receives money for work. We do get the simple gratification of helping our friends and neighbors in our community.

What is needed to join:

Must be 18 years of age.
Must live in the response area of the Tyler Mountain Fire Department
Must have a valid drivers license.

After you join, you will be trained in several classes or if you have been a member of another fire department you will need the basic classes before responding on first-due apparatus.

If you would like to join:

Click the link below to download a Fillable Application. You may need to go to your Downloads folder to open the file.

Fill in your information and email to: or feel free to print it and do any of the following:

  • Bring it into the Fire Station at any time and leave it in the Mail Box inside the front door.
  • Drop it off at the Fire Department Office on Monday through Friday from 8am to 2pm
  • Mail it to:

TMVFD Fire Chief

P.O. Box 7537

Cross Lanes, WV 25356

If you have no way to print or complete the application through the website, you can come out on any Monday evening between 7pm and 9pm to pick up an application.