Stations & Personnel

Stations

  • Station 1
    215 E. Sixth St.
    Plainview, TX 79072
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  • Station 2
    911 Quincy St.
    Plainview, TX 79072
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  • Station 3
    3405 SW Third St.
    Plainview, TX 79072
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Average Responses

The department responds to more than 3,500 fire and EMS calls a year. EMS units respond to about 2,000 calls per year, and fire units respond to about 1,500 calls per year.

Personnel

The department employs 36 full-time personnel who operate on three shifts - A, B, and C - and work 24 hours on the job, followed by 48 hours off. Positions include:

  • Fire chief
  • Fire marshal
  • Training captain
  • Shift Captains (3)
  • Lieutenants (6)
  • Equipment operators (12)
  • Firefighters (12)

Apparatus

The department's apparatus include:

  • Ambulances (4)
  • Arson investigation / fire prevention and technical vertical rescue trailer
  • Fire engines (4)
  • Grass fire units (2)
  • Hazardous material decontamination trailer
  • Incident command unit
  • Small rescue boat