Volunteering with our Safe Car Seat Technician Program

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Child car seats save lives and are required by law. But 3 out of 4 car seats are not used or installed correctly. We can help.

Lynnwood Car Seat Technicians are certified volunteers who are well trained in the installation of car seats and the latest rules and regulations governing the use of car seats.

Here are ways that you can be a part of the team!

Online

Step 1.Review Minimum Requirements

  • 18 years or older
  • Able to pass our background check
  • Able to lift up to 10 pounds

Step 2.Complete and Submit Application

Apply Now

Step 3.Schedule Observation Appointment

We will contact you to schedule an Observation Appointment during an upcoming car seat inspection appointment. This will allow you to see a car seat inspection in action. Upon completion of the observation appointment, we will provide you with a take home Personal History Packet

Step 4.In Person Interview

Once you have completed your ride-along shift, we will contact you to schedule a brief interview with our volunteer and staff.

Step 5.Background Check

Upon completion of an interview, observation appointment and personal history packet, we will begin our background check process, e.g. fingerprints, criminal and driving record check.

Step 6.Acceptance Confirmation

Once our staff has reviewed your complete application and personal history packet, we will contact you within two weeks with our decision.

 

 

 

 

In Person

Step 1.Review Minimum Requirements

  • 18 years or older
  • Able to contribute minimum of 10 hours per month between patrol shifts and one monthly meeting
  • Able to pass our background check
  • Able to lift up to 10 pounds 

Step 2.Complete and Submit Application

Use the Apply Now button below to print out an application. Once you completed the application, you may drop it off at the front desk of the Lynnwood Police Department.

Apply Now 

Step 3.Schedule Observation Appointment

We will contact you to schedule an Observation Appointment during an upcoming car seat inspection appointment. This will allow you to see a car seat inspection in action. Upon completion of the observation appointment, we will provide you with a take home Personal History Packet

Step 4.In Person Interview

Once you have completed your ride along shift, we will contact you to schedule a brief interview with our volunteer and staff.

Step 5.Background Check

Upon completion of an interview, observation appointment and personal history packet, we will begin our background check process, e.g. fingerprints, criminal and driving record check.

Step 6.Acceptance Confirmation

Once our staff has reviewed your complete application and personal history packet,  we will contact you within two weeks with our decision.