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FIRE/EMS History/Staff

 

About Harrison Township Fire / EMS

Fire-EMS History/Staff

 

Harrison Township Fire Chief Shawn Davidson

3625 St. Rt. 752
Ashville, Ohio 43103

Emergency: Dial 911
Non-Emergency: 740-983-4115
Fax: 740-983-8114

 

 

Celebrating over 130 years of service

 

 Mission

The Harrison Township Fire Department is charged with the responsibility of providing professional, efficient fire protection, fire prevention, emergency medical services, rescue and other general emergency and educational services to the citizens it serves, with the goals of constantly safeguarding and preserving life and property against the elements of fire and disaster.

The basic objectives of the Fire Department center around the maintenance of continuous, comprehensive training in addition to administering realistic fire safety, inspection, an educational programs for the benefit of the general public, with the ultimate objective of preventing and minimizing loss of life and property when fires do occur, and confining and extinguishing those fires by utilizing the latest methods and scientific resources with the greatest degree of proficiency possible.

Area Served with Fire and EMS

  • 100% of Harrison and Walnut Townships and large parts of Jackson, Madison, and Muhlenberg Townships
  • 127 square miles
  • Mutual aid is provided to all surrounding Fire and EMS agencies.

Statistics

  • The department employs 16 full-time and several part-time employees
  • Each 24 hour shift is staffed with 5 full-time and two part-time employees

Fire and EMS Equipment

  • 2017 Spartan Engine
  •  Engine
  • 2017 Ford F450 Horton Medic
  • 2013 Ford F450 Horton Medic
  • 2020 Ford F550 Horton Medic
  • 2008 Ford F-350 Grass Truck
  • 2010 Ford F-150 Utility Truck
  • 2020 Ford F-150 Utility Truck
  • 2020 Chevy Tahoe…Chief’s Vehicle/Command Center

Full-Time Personnel:

Chief Shawn Davidson

One Unit:
Captain Brian Kirkpatrick

Jeremy Lust, Lieutenant

Anthony Mastracci, Firefighter
Caleb Jones, Firefighter

Bailey Butler, Firefighter

 

Two Unit:
Captain Colt Cline

Roger Fitzpatrick, Lieutenant
Lacey Perigo, Firefighter

Jordan Hempker, Firefighter

Alex Keefe, Firefighter

 

Three Unit:
Captain Jeffrey Rosencrance

Robert Wall, Lieutenant

Pat Davidson, Firefighter

Zach Hall, Firefighter

Clay Lind, Firefighter

 

Part-Time Personnel:
Jared Burkey

Colton Ward

Perry Heiby

Preston Strader

Colin Osterman

Gage Weiler

Preston Heibel

Jared Younkin

Grant Suhayda

Vincent Mattia

Cheyenne Wilson

Ireland Cuthbert

Bryce Seidle

 

Reserve Personnel:

Jason Welsh

Beau Ramey

Andrea Osborne

 

Chaplain:  Pastor Kevin Pees

 

PIO: Steve Sabine