Recent Calls
Wed. Jul 10th 2019
Seneca Hose Engine 1, Truck 6, and Rescue 5 responded mutual aid to Vigilant this morning for the residential structure fire. Crews worked to extinguish and overhaul for approximately an hour before r...
Sat. May 4th 2019
Seneca Hose 5, 7-1, and our swift water rescue boat are currently still operating at an ongoing search and rescue in Zoar Valley. Crews from the West Seneca Water Rescue Team, as well as numerous othe...
Mon. Dec 24th 2018
Seneca Hose Engine 1, Engine 2, Chief 9, and Chief 9-1 ran this vehicle fire in the district this morning.(Photos provided from bystanders)
Thu. Sep 27th 2018
Seneca Hose firefighters were requested mutual aid to the Blasdell Fire Department this afternoon for the structure fire in an occupied multiple dwelling.Ladder 6 and Chief 9 responded and began perfo...
Sun. Sep 2nd 2018
Early this morning, the West Seneca Police Department notified Seneca Hose of an unconscious patient with a head injury under the Route 90 overpass to Cazenovia Creek.Upon arrival, Rescue 5’s cr...
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Interested In Becoming A Member?

As an active firefighter in our company you will be expected to be just that, active. All new members will go through a 1 year probationary training period. You will need to attend at least 25% of all Company and 25% of District Functions (calls, trainings, etc.) New firefighters must take the state Firefighter 1 course as well as NYS EMT-Basic within 2 years of your membership. Training you may take includes courses on firefighting, victim extrication, rescue strategies, apparatus operation, and basic EMT. All training is free to members.

Please contact for any questions you may have on joining.

Minimum Requirements
  • The applicant must be 18 years of age or older and out of high school.
  • The applicant must live in the Town of West Seneca Fire District #5 or Boundary Fire District (the Cities of Buffalo and Lackawanna are NOT boundary fire districts)
  • The applicant must provide three letters of character reference which must be submitted with this application. (they shall not be family members)
  • The applicant must not have any arson convictions or felony convictions
  • The applicant should not have any serious physical limitations that would hinder his ability to perform the duties of a firefighter


Please complete and return applications to 2801 Seneca St, West Seneca, NY 14224.

Applications can also be emailed to



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