Fire Department

Are you interested in joining the Galveston Fire Department?! Here's your chance... we are hiring Firefighters this FALL! #Galveston is unique... historic buildings, a port, numerous attractions, and a fluctuating population depending on the time of the week are all factors in being a successful firefighter in our coastal community. If you are looking to join a dynamic team, keep us in mind! For additional information about the hiring process that will begin this fall, contact the Human Resources Department at 409-797-3650. #supportGFD #firefighting #hometownheroes

Posted by City of Galveston, Texas - Government on Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Mission Statement

The Galveston Fire Department is committed to providing the highest level of public safety services for the community. We will protect lives and property through:

  • Fire Prevention
  • Public Education
  • Firefighter Safety
  • Fire & Rescue Operations
  • Emergency Medical First Response
  • Disaster Management
Water Safety Information
Download the Water Safety brochure in English and Spanish.