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A Message from the Fire Chief

Welcome to the City of College Station Fire Department website!


The College Station Fire Department is a World Class Fire Department that provides outstanding service to a very dynamic and diverse

community. The City of College Station is a rapidly growing city that is destined for Greatness.  The Fire Department is committed to ensuring College Station is protected by the best trained and equipped men and women in America’s Fire Service. The first objective of our organization is to hire the “Best of the Best.”  We recognize that a great fire department is built on the foundation of hiring great people to serve our community.


All the members of CSFD have Compassion for the people that we serve and for each other.  Each fire department member is dedicated to outstanding customer Service.  We are committed and Focus daily on the key components of our service delivery system.  We are proud to serve and all services are performed with great Dedication.


Compassion, Service, Focus, and Dedication are the four core values that we embrace and commit to daily. We are proud to serve this great City. 


The fire department maintains an ISO 2 public protection classification and provides emergency services to a city of slightly less than 50 square miles. Our department consists of great employees that include 105 operational on three shifts and 25 support staff that are proud to provide emergency and support services that include: Fire Suppression, Emergency Medical Services, Aircraft Rescue Firefighting, Emergency Management, Hazardous Materials Response, Vehicle Rescue, Water Rescue, Dive Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Trench Rescue, Structural Collapse Rescue, Tactical SWAT Medic, Honor Guard, Pipe and Drum, Fire and Life Safety Inspection, Fire and Arson Investigation and Public Education. These services are provided by operations personnel assigned to five fire stations strategically located throughout the city and by staff support personnel operating out of the Fire Administration offices.


The College Station Fire Department is proud to serve and protect Texas A&M University. TAMU is the fourth largest University in our nation. With a student population of over 48,000, a staff to include professors of over 10,000 and contractors on campus at times that total over 2,000, this University is larger than most cities in Texas.    We are heavily involved in the emergency planning, emergency response and fire protection systems plans review process on this Great American University Campus.


The College Station Fire Department is currently searching for the “Best of the Best!”  We are in the process of hiring, training and promoting our future leaders in our great College Station Fire Department.  If you have a dream of working in a World Class organization and protecting a great city such as College Station, “Home of Texas A&M University,” then I encourage you to consider applying to become the next member of our great Fire Department family.


R.B. Alley
Fire Chief
College Station Fire Department  


Last updated: 8/2/2013 3:51:37 PM