Frisco Fire Safety Town uses volunteers to staff our facility for both daily programming and special events. We invite citizens who enjoy working with children to be part of the fun and learning at our award-winning facility. We offer both adult and teen (15 and older) opportunities. (Please note, we do NOT offer court appointed community service opportunities.)  

Information about how to register to become a volunteer is located at the bottom of this page.  

Adult Helping Hands
School Year 2022-2023

We are currently recruiting for our team of Helping Hand Volunteers, specifically for Substitute Greeters and Class Assistants (substitute/as needed volunteers.) Our regular volunteer shifts are (Mon-Fri)  9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This opportunity is great for stay-at-home parents and active retirees. Volunteers are needed when school is in session. When FISD is out of school, our volunteers are off.

Sign up today to join our team of Helping Hand Volunteers. 

Weekday Front Desk Greeter

Our Greeter Volunteers serve as the face of Safety Town, greeting and checking in parents and other visitors;  He or she also answers phone calls as well as handling a variety of clerical tasks to assist in the day-to-day operation of Safety Town.  A person with a welcoming attitude as well as one who is not easily frustrated while multi-tasking is best suited for this role. 

Weekday Class Assistant

Our Class Assistant Volunteers usher parents to their child's class, greets the children as they get off the bus, assists when moving the group around the facility and, most importantly, assists with jeep and bike ride time in the town. Our students range from Kindergarten to fifth grade. Duties may require this volunteer to lift at least 25 lbs. when moving a jeep or bike. Outdoor duties include putting bike helmets on children, assisting with bike selection and sizing, moving jeeps, buckling seatbelts, and serving as a 'traffic director' during ride time.  Class assistants work during both morning and early afternoon class times with a lunch break in between.  A person with a pleasant demeanor and patience with children is best suited for this role. 

Special Event Volunteers

Frisco Fire Safety Town needs both adult and teen volunteers during our much-anticipated special events.

Volunteer opportunities allow for online scheduling. Typical volunteer shifts range from 2 to 5 hours.

Teen Volunteers

All Teen Volunteers must be at least 15 years old. High school and college aged students welcomed!  (17 and older will complete a background check annually.) 

Sign up to be a Safety Town Teen Volunteer and we will add you to our master email list for future notifications about opportunities. 

Regular Teen Opportunities:

Teens can take advantage of a variety of opportunities at Safety Town. 
  • Special Projects - these duties are as needed and could be short notice. 
  • Community Outreach Booth Helpers - assist adult volunteers at a variety of community events, FISD PTA fairs, etc. Booth helpers typically apply temporary tattoos as their main duty. 
  • Spring Break & Summer Teen Helping Hands - assist our staff with jeep or bike ride time as part of our public programs.
  • Teen Special Event Volunteer - assist staff and adult volunteers with a variety of tasks to help things run smoothly at our public events. Duties may include assisting with jeep and bike ride time, directing visitors, serving as a safety monitor in specific areas, applying temporary tattoos and more.
Lead Teen Opportunities:
Teens can serve in a leadership role assisting with our Jr CFA (June daytime shifts) and Summer Public Programs (June & July daytime shifts) as well as certain special projects.  Lead Teens will be responsible for insuring their peer teen volunteers work together to accomplish each day's programming goals. Recruiting for Lead Teens starts after spring break each year.  

Registering to be a Volunteer

Complete a Volunteer Application

For quick start instructions about volunteer registration please visit the City's Volunteer Registration Page.

For more instructions on new volunteer registration, adding FFD/FF Safety Town to your existing account, signing up for activities or logging your hours use our detailed instruction sheet (PDF).

Please note, all volunteers 17 and older are required to complete an annual background check.  (We do NOT offer court appointed community service opportunities.)