Mission Statement

The mission of the Prichard Fire/Rescue Department is to support and protect life, property and the environment through effective administration of services directed at mitigation, prevention and control of fires, accidents and other emergencies, while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and effectiveness.


Areas of responsibility include:

  • Fire Supression
  • Emergency Medical Response
  • Rescue-Extrication
  • Special Operation

The Fire Prevention division has the responsibility of enforcement of fire codes, city ordinances and planning.


Fire Ordinance

Burn Permits

Career Opportunities

The Prichard Fire-Rescue Department is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage woman and minorities to apply.

View the firefighter job description and qualifications


Call the Mobile County Personnel Board at 470-7727, or go to