• January 23, 2022

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EPFD Receives International Accreditation

On Friday, El Paso City Manager Tommy Gonzalez announced that the El Paso Fire Department once again received its international accreditation from the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI). “International accreditation is one of the most meaningful forms of controls for our department because it provides a clear and transparent assurance to the community of […]Read More

El Paso Fire Accepting Applications for Public Safety Communicator Trainees

Beginning at midnight Thursday, the El Paso Fire Department started accepting applications for Public Safety Communicator Trainees. “We are looking for people who value public service,” said Fire Human Resource Manager Monica Puga. “Public Safety Communicators are a vital link between the citizens of El Paso and first responders. This position is more than a job; […]Read More

EPFD Mechanics Recognized by the ASE Blue Seal of Excellence

El Paso Fire Department mechanics have earned Blue Seal of Excellence Recognition as prescribed by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of vehicle repair and service by means of voluntary testing and certification for automotive repair and service professionals. To be eligible for this recognition, […]Read More

City Manager Appoints Fire Chief for El Paso Fire Department

El Paso City Manager Tommy Gonzalez announced that he has appointed Mario D’Agostino as Fire Chief of the El Paso Fire Department. “Chief D’Agostino has done an exceptional job as Interim Fire Chief. When asked to submit a 100-day plan for the Fire Department, he demonstrated tremendous initiative in the areas of staffing, prevention programs […]Read More

Vaccinations for Health Program sets Check Up dates for April

The program “Vaccinations for Health” that teams up the El Paso Fire Department with the El Paso Health Department to provide free influenza, blood pressure and glucose screenings to patients 18 and older, colorectal screening kits to patients 50 and over and pneumonia vaccines to those 65 and older, will start again in April at […]Read More

El Paso Fire Department Hiring Communicator Trainees

Beginning at midnight Thursday, the El Paso Fire Department will be accepting applications for Public Safety Communicator Trainees. Public Safety Communicators process emergency and non-emergency telephone calls and dispatch, monitor and coordinate activities of emergency personnel (police, fire and medical) using a multi-channel radio system and a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system. The ideal candidates will […]Read More