PBVSC Frequently Asked Questions


Expand/Contract Questions and Answers

  • What insurance is needed to volunteer?

  • Is there a dress code?

  • May I volunteer for multiple departments?

  • How many hours will I be expected to volunteer?

  • Will I be trained for a volunteer position?

  • Is there an orientation process for new volunteers?

  • What happens after I apply to be a volunteer?

  • What types of screening practices are in place?

  • Will my volunteer position lead to a job with the City of Palm Bay?

  • I work during the day. Do you have a need for volunteers on weekends and in the evenings?

  • Is there an age requirement to volunteer?

  • I reside in another state for a few months each year. Can I still volunteer during the months I am here?

  • Do I need to be a City of Palm Bay resident to volunteer?

  • Is volunteering a two-way street?

  • What is the difference between a volunteer and an intern?

  • How does the City define a "volunteer"?