The Drexel Heights Fire District will receive proposals until 4:00 p.m. local time on Tuesday, March 30, 2017, for the purchase of one new Type I Ambulance for use by the Operations Department of the Drexel Heights Fire District. Detailed specifications may be obtained from the Drexel Heights Fire District, 5030 S. Camino Verde, Tucson, AZ 85735. All proposals are subject to the requirements of state statutes and local ordinances. The Drexel Heights Fire District reserves the right to reject any or all of the proposals, or to accept any proposal which may be deemed to be in the best interest of the Drexel Heights Fire District.
Posted on the Drexel Heights Fire District website on March 2, 2017
WE ARE HIRING
Currently, we have a position 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.
BABYSITTING TRAINING REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
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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