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

Emergency 911
Non-Emergency  JBECC 253-912-4442
Fire Chief 253-966-2616
Deputy Fire Chief 253-966-9075
Administrative Assistant 253-966-2615
Fire Prevention 253-966-7156
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.

For more information, please call Don Lane at 253-9667156 or email: donald.a.lane4.civ@mail.mil