Welcome to the McKees Rocks Volunteer Fire Department
Thank you for visiting the McKees Rocks V.F.D. Station 189 website. We are celebrating over 25 years of service to the community!
ALL emergencies: dial 911
Non-emergencies: (412) 331-6116
McKees Rocks Volunteer Fire Department Station 189 proudly protects 6500 people
living in an area of 1.2 square miles. We operate out of one
station that protects a commercial and residential area. Our
department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer
status. Our department currently operates six pieces of equipment
(two pumpers, one squad, one rescue, one ladder, and one rescue boat).
Also the department currently has 24 active volunteer members with
some members trained as Firefighter Level 1, Vehicle Rescue, Water
Rescue, Marine Firefighting, Structual Firefighting, Confined Space
Rescue, High Angle Rescue, High Rise Firefighting, Hazardous Materials,
Trench Rescue, Air Craft Rescue Firefighting and Foam Firefighting to
name a few.
Looking for Firefighters
If you are looking for a challenge and willing to give back to the
community, then the volunteer fire department is for you. We are
currently accepting applications for volunteer firefighters. If
interested, you can stop by any Thursday at 7:00PM to fill out an
application. Requirements: Must live within 5 air miles of the
station, must be at least 18 years of age, must be in good physical
condition, and willing to attend mandatory training sessions. Fire
department to pay for mandatory physical. Must pass background
Please review the Calendar to find more information on upcoming events.