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Notice: EMS agencies in NYS are required by law (Executive Law Section 837-s) to check applicants (who may be involved in the care or transportation of patients) personally identifying information against the Sex Offender Registry and make a determination of eligibility to become a member/employee pursuant to Correction Law Article 23-A.

Interesting In Joining Our Organization?

We are thrilled that you would consider the life-changing opportunity a membership with the Thousand Island Emergency Rescue Service Inc. offers. The process is simple, and we value the opportunity to answer any questions you may have. When you’re ready to do so, fill out the application at the top of the page, and a representative will be in touch soon! If you still have a few questions, that’s okay as well. Here we will attempt to answer some of them.

We are always taking applications for volunteers, whether you are an EMT looking for a change or someone new to the wonderful world of EMS. We are always looking for new volunteers EMT’s, Paramedic, and non-medical drivers. We staff our ambulance 24/7 at the Paramedic level. We also do many community events throughout the year and we will need help staffing additional ambulances.

Some of the non-medical jobs you could help us with:

Junior Membership

TIERS’ Junior Membership Program has ushered several area teens into emergency medical services as volunteers and active employees. We’re looking for students who are interested in learning about EMS and about teamwork, and who want the chance to provide crucial services during emergencies.

TIERS Junior Members learn patient assessment and treatment skills, assist with visits to senior citizens' housing, and after clearance ride along with TIERS crews on emergency calls.

If you are between the ages of 14 and 18 and would be interested in joining us, contact TIERS at 315-686-2058 or email us at for more information.

Application (Link)

Our Juniors

January 3, 2021

Here are a few images of our Junior EMTs training along with our EMTs and Paramedics. We are always looking for new personnal to join our ranks. Our Juniors program starts off at age 14. Please let us know if you are interested.