The Operations Division

The Operations Division is one of the largest divisions within the Tomball Fire Department. This division is responsible for the response to, and handling of emergency and non-emergency situations. The responsibility for managing the operations division rests with Assistant Chief Jonathon Fontenot and Battalion Chief Joe Miller. The following is a list of assigned duties and/or the responsibilities of the Operations Division:

  • Shift scheduling / staffing
  • Day-to-day shift operations
  • Firefighter training
  • Communications
  • Vehicle and equipment maintenance and testing
  • Emergency response and incident management
  • Wellness/ fitness program
  • NFPA 1500 health and safety committee
  • Incident reporting