Membership Application

Team Application Rev 10-20-2017

Pennsylvania Strike Team 1 is always recruiting new members.

The Team operates with the following disciplines:

  • Medical
  • Rescue
  • Technical Search
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Logistics


The following training is required to work within those disciplines as a member of the Team:

EMT or Paramedic
Respiratory Protection (Essentials of Firefighting)
Confined Space Rescue – NFPA 1670 Technician
Rope Rescue – NFPA 1670 Technician
Rope Highlines – NFPA 1670 Technician
Structural Collapse I – NFPA 1670 Technician
Structural Collapse II – NFPA 1670 Technician
Trench Rescue – NFPA 1670 Technician
Vehicle / Machinery Rescue – NFPA 1670 Technician
Water Rescue Emergency Response – PA Fish Commission
ICS 100
ICS 200
ICS 700
ICS 800
ProBoard or IFSAC Rescue CORE
ProBoard or IFSAC Vehicle Machinery I
ProBoard or IFSAC Vehicle Machinery II
ProBoard or IFSAC Rope I
ProBoard or IFSAC Rope II
ProBoard or IFSAC Collapse I
ProBoard or IFSAC Collapse II
ProBoard or IFSAC Trench I
ProBoard or IFSAC Trench II
ProBoard or IFSAC Confined Space
ProBoard or IFSAC Hazmat Awareness
ProBoard or IFSAC Hazmat Operations

Please download and complete the application below and return it to:


The Team has an immediate need for the following positions that are not required to meet the training requirements indicated above.  To apply for the positions listed below, please submit a resume to membership@pa-st1.com.

Structural Engineer
Administrative Assistant – Command Staff
Administrative Assistant – Logistics
Equipment / Small Engine Mechanic
Hazmat Technician with Emergency Hazmat Team Response Experience