The Mission of the Plainville Fire Department is to provide Fire, Rescue and Emergency Medical Services to the residents of the Town of Plainville 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
There are 20 full-time personnel assigned to the Fire Department, besides the Chief, there are 4 Captains, 4 Lieutenants and 12 firefighters. All full-time personnel are either Certified Emergency Medical Technicians or Certified Paramedics. There are 20 on-call/part-time firefighters who supplement the full-time staff when called in "on the box". Of the part-time personnel all are Certified Emergency Medical Technicians or Certified Paramedics.
The "Objective" of the Plainville Fire Department is to Safeguard the lives and property of its citizens through Proactive Training, Preparation, and a Solid Commitment to Standards of Excellence while providing Safe, Effective and Efficient emergency services to the community.