Stations & Staff


Station 41

Station 41
163 Maple Avenue, Centerville

Station 42

Station 42
45 W. Whipp Road, Washington Township

Station 43

Station 43
10499 Dayton-Lebanon Pike, Washington Township

Station 44

Station 44
6690 Centerville-Business Parkway, Centerville

Station 45

Station 45
8328 McEwen Road, Washington Township

Fire Station

Fire Headquarters & Training Center
8320 McEwen Road
, Washington Township

Fire Department Staffing

The Washington Township Fire Department provides around-the-clock emergency response with personnel who respond directly from five fire stations positioned strategically throughout Centerville/Washington Township.

Command Staff

Chief Scott Kujawa directs the fire department. A staff member since 1991, he previously served three years as deputy chief in charge of operations and twice oversaw successful accreditation processes through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International. 

Deputy Chiefs:  Nick Bergman, Ian Emmons
Battalion Chiefs: Josh Augustine, Darian Edwards, Michael Guadagno, Joel Holbrook

Shifts are supervised by battalion chiefs and are staffed by full-time lieutenants, firefighters, part-time emergency responders. Staff are scheduled for 24-hour work shifts.

Other Staff

Career/Full Time – More than 50 career staff work full time for the fire department, including firefighters, inspectors, fire alarm operators, mechanics and administrative employees.

Part-Time – Part-time firefighters and EMS responders serve at the stations during the typical work week, working side-by-side career firefighters. Part-time support personnel assist in areas of accreditation, training, maintenance, medical administration, public education and clerical services.

Honor Guard - The Honor Guard participates in community events where flag raising or dedication ceremonies take place and serves as the formal representative of the fire department during memorial services. For a civic or community event, contact us at 937-433-3083 or make a request by email. Members include:
Lieutenants – Jeff Guernsey
Firefighters – Brandon Rentz, Greg Ortel, Dick Ewing, Nick Griffin


Firefighter in gearYou Can Be a Part of this Department

Our internationally accredited Fire Department offers excellent pay and benefits, plus the opportunity to work in a highly-professional and fast-paced environment with dedicated members of our fire and emergency services team. The Washington Township Fire Department offers full-time and part-time opportunities.

We're always looking for more high-caliber candidates to serve as part-time firefighters and emergency medical personnel. People paramedicfrom all walks-of-life currently serve, including doctors, nurses, corporate executives, salespeople, industrial managers and more.

For information, contact the Washington Township Fire Department at 937-433-3083.




Contact our Department

  • Fire Department 8320 McEwen Road 
  • Dayton, Ohio 45458 
  • Administration: (937) 433-3083 
  • Non-emergency: (937) 225-4357