The Fire Operations Division consists of two fire stations strategically located within the Town of Little Elm to ensure a prompt response area. With an Engine or Quint (ladder truck) responding from both stations and a ambulance (MICU - Medical Intensive Care Unit) from each to provide both fire suppression and medical services.
With 48 fire personnel assigned to one of three shifts (A, B, C) with each shift overseen by one (1) Shift Commander and two (2) Lieutenants.
The Town is divided into two (2) fire districts and supported by one (1) Duty Chief each day.
Besides fire protection, other services provided by the Operations Division include:
Extractions from automobile accidents, construction accidents, etc.
Water Tanker (to support areas with no water source)
Operations Division personnel are also responsible as first responders on trauma and medical calls. Each employee possesses EMT-Paramedic certification, and is able to provide basic and advanced life support.