Thank you for interest in MAT-SAR, we appreciate all who are willing to volunteer their time towards Search and Rescue. Our organization does not require previous experience in Search and Rescue or a related field, however it does help. Any interested person who is not certified or experienced may still apply and be accepted as long as they meet our basic requirements.
We ask that any person interested in joining our organization must:
- Be at least 18 years old
- Have no prior or pending criminal history ( Must be able to pass a background check )
- Not be dependent on mind altering substances or chemicals
- Provide two professional references
- Apply using the form below
We also ask that every member submit a $20 membership fee upon acceptance. We apply this to unit cost of dues the unit will pay for unit certification, operations cost, and any consumables we give to our members. Dues are collected at the members meetings and are due annually in January, we do not prorate dues for late submission.
Submission of this application does not guarantee acceptance, all applications are reviewed monthly by the board of directors. However, we will reach out to you and invite you to the next available meeting.