BABYSITTING TRAINING REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Thank you to our amazing community partners: Pima County Health Nurses and Arizona Poison & Drug Information Center! For more program information, click here.
FREE CPR TRAINING
In the name of Water safety & Drowning Prevention, Drexel Heights Fire District and other community partners have joined forces to offer free summer CPR trainings. Check out this flyer for more information. To register, go to: http://cpr2uaz.enrollware.com/schedule and click on "Water Safety CPR".
WE ARE HIRING
We have a new position open for Education Coordinator. Click here to see recruitment flyer. You can also check out this job opening on Zip Recruiter.
We also have positions open for both Part-Time and Full-Time Dispatchers. Check out this POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT for more details. To learn more about our state-of-the-art communications center, visit: Valley Emergency Communications Center.
Message From The Fire Chief
I am pleased to welcome you to the Drexel Heights Fire District, where we strive to take the most professional and customer orientated approach to the public safety needs of the communities we serve.
The District has a proud history of serving our community and as leaders in the region for excellence in public safety. We are fortunate to have some of the most talented and dedicated individuals working in the fire service today. The men and women of the Drexel Heights Fire District, through tradition, are here to provide the highest level of service possible. Our command staff, firefighters, communication center personnel, fire prevention / public education personnel, and civilian staff are committed to living up to the standards established by our Mission, Vision and Values as established by the Governing Board.
The Drexel Heights employees are proud to serve our 50,000 residents across 60 square miles in the community. We provide emergency services out of 5 fire stations where daily staff and operations consist of (1) Battalion Chief, (26) Captains / Paramedics / Firefighters, (4) engines, (1) Special Services Squad and (4) ambulances. Our professionals serve as specialists in the areas of Structural Fire Fighting, Emergency Medical Technician- Paramedic, Hazardous Materials, Technical Rescue, Fire Investigations, and Command and Control Strategic Planning.
As the Drexel Heights Fire District prepares for the challenges of the future, we will continually seek ways to evaluate how we provide our services in an effort to be more efficient, adaptable, and responsive to the public safety needs of our residents and the visitors to the community we serve.
We remain committed to you, our community, to stand ready, day or night, with professionalism, compassion, and respect.
Douglas E. Chappell, MPA, CFO
Fire Chief / Administrator