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Employment and Training

The Woodbury Fire Division currently operates four fire stations:

Radio Drive Fire Station
2100 Radio Drive (headquarters)

Thames Road Fire Station
6975 Thames Road

Upper Afton Fire Station
6301 Upper Afton Road

Fox Run Fire Station
1275 Woodbury Drive

The Fire Division is responsible for responding to life safety emergencies within Woodbury. Some examples of the types of emergency calls that the Fire Division responds to are: fires, rescues, hazardous material situations and emergency medical calls. The Fire Division is also responsible for public safety education and fire prevention programs.

Woodbury's Fire Division is considered to be a combination fire department. This means the city uses a combination of full-time and on-call employees to respond to calls for service. Currently the department is staffed with one full-time fire chief, two fire commanders, nine full-time firefighters, support staff and more than 70 on-call firefighter/EMTs.

Interested in being a paid-on-call firefighter in Woodbury?

On-call firefighter/EMTs and on-call EMTs are needed. To qualify you must be at least 18 years of age, possess a valid Minnesota driver's license, and be able to respond to one of the fire stations within four minutes from your residence. Persons interested in becoming an on-call firefighter/EMT or on-call EMT should contact Human Resources at (651) 714-3526, or send an email to