The department operates out of two fire stations with four shifts or groups that work twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year. Each shift has:

  • 1 Captain who serves as the Shift Commander
  • 1 Fire Alarm Operator
  • 1 Firefighter
  • 1 Firefighter/Paramedic (staffing the Beach station)
  • 1 Lieutenant
  • 5 Firefighters staffing the Headquarters station

The firefighters and officers on each duty shift serve as the first responders to all emergency and non-emergency incidents as well as providing various levels of public assistance and education.