About Lewiston Firefighters
IAFF Local 1773
ORGANIZATION. The department has 53 full-time and 10 part-time employees. Full-time personnel are divided into five divisions: Administration (fire chief, deputy fire chief, division chief of training & safety and 2 administrative secretaries), Suppression (3 battalion chiefs and 24 firefighters), Emergency Medical Services (18 firefighters), Prevention (division chief and 2 inspectors) and Reserve (10 part-time firefighters). There are 15 personnel on duty 24 hours each day serving the public from 4 fire stations; 3 in Lewiston and the Asotin County Fire District #1 station: Station 1 (1 battalion chief, 1 captain, and 4 firefighters) serves downtown, North Lewiston and East Lewiston; Station 2 (1 captain and 3 firefighters) serves the East Orchards; Station 4 (1 captain and 2 firefighters) serves the airport area, West Orchards and Elks area; and the AC Station (2 firefighters) serves Asotin, Asotin County, Elks Addition, Hells Gate area and parts of downtown Lewiston. The three battalion chiefs are located have their office in the fire administration building.
MISSION. We will respond to each call with courage, conviction and compassion.
CORE VALUES. Value our people; Do the right thing; Lead by example; Give people the benefit of the doubt; Be accountable to yourself and others; Have pride in your job; Look for the positive; Show respect.