Operations.

The East Olympia Fire District #6 Operations Division is directed by the Assistant Chief/Operations who manages the emergency response system of the department which protects the life and property of the citizens of East Olympia. This division performs the duties of emergency response readiness, pre-fire planning, public education, and fire prevention including fire safety inspections.

The Operations Division is comprised of a combination of 45 uniformed career and volunteer firefighter/EMTs and 4 fire stations. Daily Operations consist of structural firefighting, wildland firefighting, emergency medical response including motor vehicle accidents, and low angle rescue. The District responds to approximately 950 emergency incidents per year.

Additionally, the Operations Chief is responsible for overseeing fleet maintenance which is performed by a highly skilled on-duty mechanic. The mechanic maintains a fleet of 6 fire engines, 5 water tenders, 2 aid units, an Air Unit, and 6 support vehicles. Facility and ground maintenance are also performed by this division.

Mutual aid and automatic aid response agreements exist with fire departments throughout Thurston County.

 Firefighter and EMT of the Year

Firefighter of the Year 2019 – David Gnatyuk, Firefighter/EMT

EMT of the Year 2019 – Jeff Brown, Firefighter/EMT

Leadership Award 2019

Troy Smith, Firefighter/EMT

Spencer Baumgartner, Firefighter/EMT

Our Dedicated Team

LIEUTENANTS
Charles Jones, LieutenantMarc Mueller, Lieutenant Shane Schow, LieutenantJerry Smiley, Lieutenant
FIRE FIGHTER/EMT’S
Matthew Richardson, FF/EMTAndrew Mills, FF/EMTAustin Orwig FF/EMT
Gregory Greene, FF/EMTSpencer Baumgartner, FF/EMTTaylor Rock, FF/EMTSpencer Pierce, FF/EMT
Ryan Cortese, FF/EMT David Gnatyuk, FF/EMT Tony Ramirez, Firefighter Volunteer
Gabe Baez, FFFC/EMT VolunteerTroy Smith, FF/EMT VolunteerDominique Hester, FF/EMT VolunteerSkyler Singleton, FF/EMT Volunteer
Sara Benson, EMT VolunteerAmy Greene Firefighter VolunteerBrady Bolin, FF/EMT VolunteerAlanna Smiley, FF/EMT Volunteer
Anatole Losa, FF/EMT VolunteerBradley Gilbert, FF/EMT VolunteerTimothy Kruse, FF/EMT VolunteerKeith Nelson, FF/EMT Volunteer
Desiree Bernard, EMT VolunteerOscar Hernandez, FF/EMT VolunteerStephanie Conesa, Firefighter VolunteerBrandt Brecto, FF/EMT Volunteer
Nathan Saline, FF/EMT VolunteerKaylee Towers, EMT VolunteerKylan Haggin, Firefighter VolunteerHarry Tiffany, EMT Recruit
Ian Souza, EMT RecruitTyler Thomas, FF RecruitEaston Hargrave, FF RecruitSamuel Skinner, EMT Volunteer
Cody Triana, FF RecruitEdgar Salazar, FF RecruitNichole Fesenbek, FF RecruitEric Wright, FF Recruit
Joseph Undem, FF RecruitJoshua Smith, FF Recruit
Ryan Rohaly, Fire Mechanic
FIRE SUPPRESSION SUPPORT SERVICES
Jon Cox, VolunteerMelvin Low, VolunteerMichael Turcott, VolunteerBruce Sanders, Chaplain Volunteer

CONTACT US

P.O. Box 578
East Olympia, WA 98540
360-491-5533 (phone)
360-459-3873 (fax)