Thompson Fire & Emergency Services (TFES) operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, providing fire protection and emergency medical service to the city and surrounding area. Department staff includes a complement of 24 career Fire Medics and five Emergency Medical dispatchers as well as one Senior Communication Officer who overlooks the dispatch aspect of our service. The remaining 4 dispatchers are divided into 4 platoons, each platoon working a schedule of two 10-hour day shifts and two 14-hour night shifts followed by four days off. In case of incidents requiring additional manpower, off-duty firefighters and 19 auxiliary firefighters are called to assist.
To serve and protect our citizens and make Thompson a safe place to live and work.
To protect life and property, from fire or any other endangerment, including public awareness.
City of Thompson
Director of Fire and Public Safety
226 Mystery Lake Road
Phone: (204) 677-7915