Commitment to excellence in service to the people in the community, through the efficient and effective delivery of fire department services. Our driving values are teamwork, professionalism, respect for others, and a positive outlook toward the future of our department and community.
We, the department members, should respect and encourage each other to make our organization an exceptional service.
Focus on Customers
Our highest commitment is to those individuals who are in need of our services. We will strive to meet and exceed their expectations at all times.
Quality of service
We will relentlessly pursue exceptional quality in providing our services.
Innovation and Creativity
We will strive to continuously pursue innovative and creative opportunities in change.
Uncompromising Ethical & Professional Behavior
We will continuously uphold the highest ethical and professional standards.
The Halifax Fire Department is offering all high school students the chance to participate in the Fire Cadet Program in 2018. This program is designed for students who would like to learn more about an exciting career in firefighting and emergency medical services.
The curriculum includes: Fire Fighter Safety, Personal Protective Equipment, 911 and Emergency Communications, First Responder, EMS, Fire Department Organization and Structure, Hazardous Material Awareness, Search and Rescue, Strategy and Tactics of firefighting, Fire Streams, Hose and Hydrants, Fire Extinguisher Use and Selection, Vehicle Extrication, Public Education and Code Enforcement. The program will begin February 26th, 2018. Applications will be available in the guidance offices of area high schools and on the Town's web site at: http://www.town.halifax.ma.us/Pages/HalifaxMA_Fire/HalifaxFireCadetProgram.pdf - For more information, contact Chief Jason Viveiros, Halifax Fire Department, 438 Plymouth
Street, Halifax, MA 02338, (Phone) 781-293-1751, (Fax) 781-293-6635 or Chief@fire.halifax.ma.us