Fire

Fire

About Kentwood Fire Department
The Kentwood Fire Department is a team of efficient, professional, and dedicated personnel who serve the community by protecting life, property and the environment through:
  • Public education
  • Fire safety inspections
  • Fire suppression
  • Fire investigations
  • Emergency medical services
  • Emergency management and disaster response
  • Hazardous materials mitigation and response
  • Technical rescue response
All Kentwood full-time firefighters are State of Michigan certified, and emergency medical technician licensed. Firefighters are at least EMT licensed, though many are paramedics. The trained firefighters have a variety of medical and emergency training to best support the emergency needs in Kentwood.

We are a combination of full-time and paid on-call fire firefighters. We are always accepting applications for paid on-call firefighters. There are certain eligibility requirements that you must adhere to as a firefighter.  If you are interested in applying, you can apply on our Human Resources page

Fire Station Locations 
All Kentwood Fire Stations are fully staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 

Fire Station 1
4775 Walma Ave. 
Kentwood

Fire Station 2 
4151 Embassy Dr. 
Kentwood

Fire Station 3 
5340 Eastern Ave. 
Kentwood

Contact 
For all emergencies, please call 9-1-1. 

616.554.0800 
eFire@kentwood.us