To become a volunteer firefighter for the Lehighton Fire Department please contact the Lehighton Borough office to fill out an application. Once the application is completed, the police will conduct a background check and the application will be forwarded to the Fire Chief.  The department will vote on the applicant and an interview will be conducted by an officer of the department. Upon successful completion of the steps and the recommendation of the interviewing officer, admittance to the department will be granted.