It is the mission of the Fire Division of the Directorate of Emergency Services to protect and enhance the quality of life for every Airman, Soldier, civilian and family member living, working and visiting Joint Base Lewis-McChord and to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of the community through code enforcement, loss prevention and effective fire prevention and public education programs. The Fire Divison employs highly-skilled and professional emergency response teams capable of providing emergency medical, hazardous material, fire rescue, fire suppression and consequence management to mitigate the effects of both natural and man-made disasters.
FIRE DIVISION CONTACTS
|Deputy Fire Chief||253-966-9075|
|Station 101-West Way||253-966-9846|
|Station 102-Gray Army Airfield||253-967-4808|
|Station 103-Madigan Army Medical Center||253-967-6424|
|Station 104-Lewis North||253-967-2714|
|Station 105-McChord Field||253-982-2606|
|Station 106-McChord Housing||253-982-5562|
|Station 107 Fire Prevention||253-966-7164|
FIRE PREVENTION INFORMATION: EFFECTIVE 1 April 2021
AR 420-1 and JBLM Regulation 420-30 require all buildings on JBLM to have a Fire Evacuation Coordinator/Building Manager assigned and trained by the Fire Department The training will be conducted at BLDG 2014 at 9 a.m. on the first and third Wednesday of the month. Two copies of Commander signed appointment of orders are required. Command COVID protocols are in effect for use of masks and social distancing. Maximum of 16 admitted per session. Training will not take place on federal holidays and DONSAs. Next class dates below.
Class dates for the remainder of the calendar year:
Bldg. Managers Training:
April: 7 and 21 May: 5 and 19
June: 2 and 16 Jul: 7 and 21
Aug: 4 and 18 Sept: 1 and 15
Oct: 6 and 20 Nov: 3 and 17
Dec: 1 and 15.
Hot Work Permit Training (PAI)
Hot Work training will be the first and third Thursday of the month at 9 a.m. All Hot Work on the installation requires a Hot Work permit IAW OSHA 1910-252 and NFPA 51B. We at JBLM have a self-permitting process. Command COVID protocols are in effect for the use of masks and social distancing. Maximum of 16 per session. Classes will not be conducted on federal holidays and DONSAs. Class dates below.
Virtual training dates below
Apr: 1 and 15 May: 6 and 20
Jun: 3 and 17 Jul: 8 and 22
Aug: 5 and 19 Sept: 2 and 16
Oct: 7 and 21 Nov: 4 and 18
Dec: 2 and 16.