We are currently seeking applicants for the position of one (1) full-time Automotive and Equipment Mechanic. The position is responsible for maintaining department equipment, vehicles & apparatus, and tools by repairing, troubleshooting and performing preventative maintenance. This includes performing and coordinating work on the district’s engines, ambulances, brush trucks, staff and command vehicles, and all fire/rescue vehicles & equipment. Please see job posting and job description for more details. Interested applicants should submit a B&RFPD employment application (available at basaltfire.org), relevant certifications, a letter of interest, and updated resume to the district no later than 5 pm on October 17th, 2016.
Please click the link below for information regarding the wildfire in Willits on Friday, July 15th.
Check out CDOT’s campaign aimed at protecting those who protect us!
NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF REGULAR ELECTION BY THE DESIGNATED ELECTION OFFICIAL FOR THE BASALT & RURAL FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Basalt & Rural Fire Protection District, Eagle & Pitkin County, Colorado, that at the close of business on the sixty-third (63rd) day before the election there were no more candidates for director than offices to be filled, including candidates filing affidavits of intent to be write-in candidates; therefore, the election to be held on May 3, 2016, is hereby cancelled pursuant to Section 1-13.5-513 C.R.S.
The following candidates are declared elected:
Mark Kittle 4-year term
Leroy Duroux 4-year term
Designated Election Official for Basalt & Rural Fire Protection District
SANTA IS COMING TO YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD!!
The Basalt Fire Department will be giving Santa a ride through your neighborhood on our ladder truck.
The Truck will be leaving the Basalt Fire Station at 5:30 pm. When you hear the Christmas music, come out and give Santa a wave!!
Basalt Fire Volunteers will also be collecting cans for Lift Up. Feel free to bring a few cans out to the truck!
Friday Dec. 18th in Basalt in this order:
- Elk Run – (Elk Run Dr, Hearthstone, Lauren Ln, Elk Cir, Park Cir, Mountain Crt, Riverside Dr)
- Old Town Basalt (Midland Ave, Homestead Dr)
- Southside (Meadowview Dr, Allison Ln, Alexander Ln)
Saturday Dec. 19th in El Jebel in this order:
- Blue Lake (Coyote Circle, Rabbit Rd, Badger Rd, Buckskin,
- Goose Lane, Black Bear Trl, Deer Run)
- El Jebel (Clark Dr, Floyd Rd, James Circle)
- Sopris Village
- Summit Drive and Summit Loop
Give us a call at 704-0675
Basalt Fire Board President Named Sprinkler Advocate of the Year
Basalt Fire is proud of our Board of Director President Ed VanWalraven for his commitment to fire sprinkler safety and his devotion to fire prevention outreach within our community! Please read about Ed’s amazing lifelong achievements in the fire service.
Please see the press release below for more information regarding the Frying Pan River Incident on June 21st, 2015.
The Basalt and Rural Fire Protection District is currently looking for a Part-Time Temporary Administrative Assistant to work in the Fire Prevention Division Please review attached job description for specific details of the job. For consideration please complete a Basalt & Rural Fire Protection District Application and submit a current resume with the application to Renee Thomas, email@example.com. We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.