Do you have what it takes?

Dinwiddie County Fire & EMS is a combination of Career and Volunteer members.

We are committed to providing our community with the highest level of services in public safety. Our members protect lives and property through fire suppression, emergency medical services, emergency management, fire prevention, and public education.


To excel at the delivery of superior community service


To be prepared, improve continuously, and honor our core values

Core Values


C – Community

A – Accountability

R – Resilience

E – Empathy

S – Safety

Dinwiddie County Fire & EMS is responsible for delivering fire services, emergency medical services, and the emergency management program. With approximately 200 personnel, including full-time, part-time, and volunteer members working out of 6 Fire and EMS stations, we offer multiple opportunities for people to serve their community.

We have opportunities for those who would like to volunteer in a support role, such as:

It’s not what you look like, what degree you have, or where you come from. It’s about heart. If you have the heart to serve the community, you possess everything needed to volunteer.

Join one of the six Dinwiddie County Fire & EMS stations and become part of a diverse team of life-saving professionals.

We are constantly seeking volunteers to fill emergency operations roles to provide Fire Suppression, EMS, HazMat and Rescue Response, and Public Education.


Free Training and Certification

Our career team consists of full-time dual roles, full-time EMT only, and part-time EMT only personnel. Our career team works closely with our volunteer element to provide emergency services to the citizens and visitors of Dinwiddie County.

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