Under the leadership of Deputy Chief Mike Esparza, the Operations Division responds to over 28,000 emergency calls annually. Operations employs 211 full-time firefighters, housed 24/7 in 14 strategically located fire stations spanning a primary response area of over 81 square miles. In addition to firefighting and both Basic and Advanced Life Support services, Operations personnel are skilled in Heavy Rescue, Technical Rescue, Hazardous Materials Response and Water Surface Rescue specialties. Mutual and automatic aid is provided to our immediate neighbors and communities throughout the State through the California Emergency Management Agency (Cal-EMA) mutual aid system.
For additional information or to inquire about careers in the fire service, please contact us at (951) 826-5321
3401 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92501
Phone: (951) 826-5321
|Mon - Fri||8:00am - 5:00pm|
|Closed on Weekends and Major Holidays|