The Bonduel Area Fire Department consists of 32 paid-on-call firefighters, including the Fire Chief, Assistant Fire Chief, Captain, two Lieutenants, a Training Officer, and a Safety Officer. The Bonduel Area Fire Department covers 36 square miles within the Village of Bonduel and Township of Hartland. All firefighters are trained to meet the state level firefighter I certification. In addition, a large portion of our members continue training to become certified in other aspects of the career such as Haz-Mat, Firefighter II, Fire Inspectors and Fire Instructors.
The Bonduel Area Fire Department is a member of the Mutual Aide Box Alarm System (M.A.B.A.S.) Division 133, providing additional help from surrounding departments based on alarm needs. In addition, Bonduel has Auto Aide agreements, paging out additional departments at the same time for structure fires, with Shawano Area Fire Department, Navarino-Lessor Fire Department, and Cecil-Washington Fire Department. The Bonduel Area Fire Department also has members on the Shawano County Hazardous Materials Response Team.
The Department's fleet consists of two engines, one rescue/engine, two tenders, one UTV with wildland/rescue unit, and one support truck. All vehicles are equipped with emergency response tools including Rapid Intervention Equipment (RIC), extrication tools and various other firefighting equipment. The Department has a shared training facility, with Shawano Area Fire Department, which is being constructed in Shawano.
The Bonduel Area Fire Department's Mission for the Village of Bonduel, Town of Hartland and all visitors in the area is to save lives and protect property through fire and rescue response and fire prevention. To respond immediately when any member of the community needs help with professional, effective and compassionate service.
The Bonduel Area Fire Department hold a business/equipment check meeting the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. The in-house training meeting is held the fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Meetings are held that the Bonduel Fire Department located in the Public Safety Building, located at 201 S. First Street, Bonduel.
The Bonduel Area Fire Department is accepting application for firefighter positions. Training is required and will be provided. Interested individuals need to reside in the Village of Bonduel or the Town of Hartland, must be 18 years of age, complete an application and pass a background check.
Bonduel Area Fire Department Application
For more information on becoming part of the Bonduel Area Fire Department, please see contact information below.
Bonduel Area Fire Department
Kevin Lynch, Fire Chief