North Lyon Fire Department

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Join our crew of incredible, passionate, dedicated firefighters, cadets, and volunteers. Help make our community a safer, stronger place.

Be apart of something Bigger

People of action, you’ve found the right place.

Apply to be a cadet

The first step to becoming a firefighter. Receive hands-on technical competencies in firefighting.

Apply to be a firefighter

Experienced and certified? Join our incredible team of full-time firefighters.

apply to be a volunteer

Passionate about your community? We are always accepting volunteers to assist in our efforts.


The Path To Becoming A Firefighter

The North Lyon Fire was founded in 1952. Since our humble beginnings, our incredible team of firefighters and staff have served the people of Fernley and outlying areas – covering more than 174 square miles. Becoming a full-time firefighter is a pathway to an incredibly rewarding career impacting lives, keeping our community safe, and gaining skills and knowledge that transcend beyond a simple day job.

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Come in and Talk with us! Our doors are always open.