The Administration Division consists of the Fire Chief, Division Chief, and 3 Battalion Chiefs. Administration provides overall support for the department, including training, purchasing, public relations, and general problem-solving. The Administration Division is available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Contact Hailey Berens for more information.
Emergency Medical Services
The South Shore Fire Department provides high-quality Emergency Medical Services (EMS) at all times. To ensure that patients get the best care possible, our emergency process is continuously evolving through our Quality Improvement Program. Our paramedics are constantly trained through our in-house and internet-based continuing education.
Contact Michael Wienke for more information.
Fire Prevention Division
The Fire Prevention Division provides educational programs to the public that are supervised by the Division Chief. Educational programs for all ages are held multiple times throughout the year but can also be requested and held for groups at any time.
Contact Ed Lockhart for more information.
It is the goal of the Training Division to provide training programs and opportunities that will enhance the efficiency of South Shore firefighters. The village strives to provide the most up-to-date training techniques in order to retain a proactive approach to firefighting.
Contact Thomas Stuckart for more information.