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Logo for Whitewater Township EMS, est. 1803.


311 Ohio Avenue, Hooven, Ohio 45033

Contact:  Chief Scott Schorsch

Phone:  513-353-1518


In Case of Emergency:
Dial 9-1-1

Whitewater Township Fire & EMS provides fire protection and Emergency Medical Services to our community.  Whitewater Township Fire & EMS provides comprehensive emergency and public safety services which include but not limited to Basic and Advanced Life Support, Specialized Rescue and Public Education. Some of our programs offered to the public include:
CPR / Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Training, Basic First Aid, Baby Sitter Training and Fire Extinguisher Training. For more information on these and other services we provide please call our Headquarters 513-353-1518.

We have two stations which are manned 24 hours a day using a combination of full-time and part-time personnel. Our current staffing model consists of a combination of full-time and part-time employees. There are currently 6 full-time fire fighters and 30 part-time firefighters including officers. Full-time firefighters work a 24 hour shift every third day. Most part-time employees work a 12 or 24 hour shift based on their availability.

Our firefighters proudly serve the community of nearly 6,100 residents in an area of 24 square miles and make and estimated 1000 EMS details and 400 fire details each year. Our emergency responses include but not limited to: medical emergencies, traumatic emergencies, motor vehicle crashes, swift/static water rescue, technical rescue, property emergency, industrial accidents and emergencies pertaining to fire.

The men and women of Whitewater Township Fire & EMS are dedicated to protecting the residents and visitors of Whitewater Township every day. We strive to provide the best and most professional service to you in your greatest time of need. We hope you find our website informative. We appreciate you stopping by and thank you for your continued support.

Are you interested in serving our community?
Whitewater Township Fire & EMS is currently accepting applications for part-time Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic positions.


This department uses a combination of full-time and part-time employees for all operations.  We do not have volunteer positions.  All entry-level positions are part-time positions. 
Application requests and questions regarding employment may be directed to:
Captain Jenni Snyder at (513) 353-1518,

or by email at:

Applications may also be obtained at Fire Headquarters at:
311 Ohio Ave. Hooven, OH 45033

As part of the hiring process, applicants will be required to undergo background checks, drug screening, and a physical ability test.  For consideration, applicants must possess Firefighter 1 and at least an EMT-Basic certifications.

Emergency Vehicles


Station 105

6736 State Route 128, Miamitown, Ohio 45041

[Physical address only - NOT FOR MAILING]


Services in addition to Fire and EMS Response:

  1. Maintain fire and EMS equipment

  2. Fire and Life Safety Inspections

  3. Commercial Businesses

  4. Foster and Adoption Home Inspections

  5. Commercial Plan Reviews

  6. Fireworks Displays

  7. Pre-plan and Map long driveways.

  8. Smoke Detector Installations (in conjunction with the State Fire Marshall Office).

  9. First Aid Classes

  10. CPR/AED Training

  11. Baby Sitting Training

  12. Juvenile Fire Setter Awareness Classes

  13. Fire Extinguisher Classes

  14. Fire Safety/Prevention Classes

  15. Make green reflective address signs (at cost).

  16. Coming soon Car Seat Installation

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