Rescue Service Profile

The PMFRS is under the direction of Fire Chief Don Jolley, Assistant Chief Brad Perrie and Assistant Chief Mike Larsson.  The Fire Department also has a full-time Administrative Assistant, Sandie Mallan.

The Department also has two full-time maintenance and public education members, Fire Safety Technicians, Scott Kyle and Brent Hannah.

All other members are paid on-call and are organized as follows:

  • 2 Platoon Captains
  • 4 Lieutenants
  • 1 Training Officer
  • 32 Paid-On-Call Volunteer Firefighters (maximum contingent)

The department is proud to have representation from a large cross section of the community and to be an equal opportunity organization.

Tradition and Commitment

Currently our most senior volunteer members have served over 30 years with the department.  There have been over thirty legacy members who have served over 10 years with us as volunteer firefighters. Our average tenure at this time is approximately seven years.

Vision:

To be the best volunteer-based fire and rescue service in British Columbia.

Mission Statement:

To work as a team serving the City of Pitt Meadows by protecting life, property and the environment from fire and other risks.

Our Core Values:

  • We will take pride in all we do and who we are.
  • We will be dependable to each other, the community and our families.
  • We will let safety determine our actions.
  • We will use integrity as our guide in all matters.

Click here to read our Quick Facts for 2017.