Fire and Rescue

The Fire & Rescue Department provides fire and life safety services to the citizens of Mesquite and our guests

Understanding Mesquite Fire & Rescue

The Mesquite Fire & Rescue Department provides all-hazards fire and life safety services to the citizens of Mesquite and our guests.

  • Services are provided 24 hours a day by professional firefighter paramedics.

Mission Statement

  • Our mission is to preserve and protect life and property for the community, our neighbors and our visitors with professionalism and integrity.

Message from the Fire Chief

On behalf of the men and women of Mesquite Fire & Rescue I would like to welcome you to our web page. Mesquite Fire & Rescue is a full service department committed to providing the highest level of public safety services to our community. We protect lives and property through fire suppression, fire prevention, emergency medical services,  hazardous materials mitigation and community education. We are honored to serve our community, neighbors and visitors in this capacity.

Mesquite Fire & Rescue covers approximately 32 square miles and serves over 20,000 residents. We offer mutual aid into Arizona and unincorporated Clark County.

Mesquite Fire & Rescue has 3 stations and currently staffs 2 stations full time with rotating crews totalling 27 full time and 15 part time personnel. The Fire Chief, Deputy Chief, Administrative Assistant work weekday hours with the Chief Officers on call after hours. We provide our community with emergency medical services including a Critical Care transport program that is utilized on 911 calls and provided on interfacility transports as needed from our area hospital.


Fire Chief Jayson Andrus

Ambulance Services

Mesquite Fire & Rescue provides 24 hour Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced Life Support, as well as Specialty Care response and transport.

For information regarding EMS from the Southern Nevada Health District go to the Southern Nevada Health District website.

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Jayson Andrus

Fire Chief

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Shawn Tobler

Deputy Fire Chief

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