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Are you interested in applying for a position with the Enka Candler Fire Rescue Department?  We have an application for all positions found in the Section File.  When positions for fulltime and part time firefighters become available, we will post the dates on our web page as well with our local fire departments who are members of the Buncombe County Firefighters' Association.  We have two areas for volunteers who wish to be considered for membership as well, our Auxiliary member and Volunteer Firefighter.member.  Both provide you an opportunity to help serve your community.  Please feel free to contact Assistant Chief Tom Kelly during regular business hours Monday through Friday for more information. 

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Important Kidde fire extinguisher recall notice

 Recall notice issued 11/2/2017

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Fri. Sep 29th 2017
New ECFR family member

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State of Emergency Declaered by NC

RaleighSep 6, 2017North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has declared a State of Emergency for all 100 counties as the state prep...

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Enka Candler Fire & Rescue Department Inc.
85 Pisgah Highway
Candler, NC 28715
Non-Emergency: 828-667-0798
Emergency: 911
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Enka Candler Fire & Rescue

We are located in Buncombe County North Carolina.  Our district covers 40 square miles with a population of approximately 20,785.  Our ISO rating is 5/9.

We operate two stations with 8 full-time and 1 part-time employee daily.

We also have 9 Community Volunteer Firefighters and an Auxiliary who provide their time supporting the needs for our community

                                                                                                                                                                                     


There are many services we provide for the citizens and guests within the Enka Candler Fire Rescue District including:

Emergency Medical Response at the Advanced EMT Level

Fire Suppression

Technical Rescue

Fire Prevention and Public Education

Child Passenger Seat Installation Education

               Community CPR Classes    

              The opportunity to be involved and learn new skills as a Volunteer Firefighter   

      Adopt -a- Highway    

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                2017 Recognition for Excellence in Service

       Awards     

                                                                                                                            Volunteer Firefighter of the Year  Coming Soon   

                                                                  Career Firefighter of the Year Coming Soon

                                                                   Officer of the Year  Coming Soon

                            Education                              

Deputy Chief Randy King Associate in Applied Science Degree Emergency Medical Science


Assistant Chief Tom Kelly Associate in Applied Science Degree Emergency Management

                            Captain Daniel Holland Certificate Fire protection Technology

                                                                    North Carolina Certifications

Chief Howard Beddingfield Traffic Incident Management

Deputy Chief Randy King NC EMT Paramedic

Assistant Chief Tom Kelly Fire Investigation Technician

Battalion Chief Woody Trotter AHA CPR and 1st Aid Instructor  / Chief 101

Battalion Chief Shannon Buchanan LP Gas Live Burn Instructor

Battalion Chief Ronnie Nesbitt AHA CPR and 1st Aid Instructor / Traffic Incident Management

Captain Jesse Keener Chief 101

Captain Daniel Holland Chief 101 / Driver Operator Mobile Water Supply / NCFS S-215

Captain Joseph Gardner NCFS S-215

Captain Josh Stalcup Chief 101 / Traffic Incident Management / Driver Operator Pumps, Aerials, & Mobile Water Supply /Fire Instructor I / Fire Officer I

Captain Gary Moore Driver Operator Aerials / Child Passenger Seat Technician / Technical Rescue General

Engineer Morgan Lewis Fire Officer I / Qualified Fire Service Instructor

Engineer Tommy Murphy Chief 101 / Traffic Incident Management / Driver Operator Mobile Water Supply / Fire Officer II / Leadership III

Engineer Jeff Fowler Chief 101 / Traffic Incident Management / Driver Operator Mobile Water Supply

Engineer Bradley Bailey Chief 101 / Fire Officer I / Fire Service Instructor I

Firefighter Billy Morrissey Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Jonathan Anderson Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Bryan Moore Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Jeff Keever Traffic Incident Management / Fire Investigation Technician

Firefighter Matt Dinsmore NCFS Basic Wildland Firefighter / NCFS S-215 / Chief 101 / Traffic Incident Management /  Driver Operator Pumps &    Mobile Water Supply /  FLSE I / Technical Rescue General  

Firefighter Lee Gentry  Fire Investigation Technician / Driver Operator Pumps / NCFS Basic Wildland Firefighter / NC Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Firefighter Rodney Vardiman NCFS Basic Wildland Firefighter

Firefighter Jamey Huffman Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Mickie Raymer ICS - NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800

Firefighter Johnathan Courtney NC Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Firefighter Matthew Tweed Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Jeremy Landt Traffic Incident Management

Firefighter Brandon Hooper Traffic Incident Management / Technical Rescue General

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Ronnie Nesbitt - Battalion Chief

Josh Stalcup - Captain

Gary Moore - Captain

Javan Pruett - Captain

Mike Smathers - Volunteer Captain

Bradley Bailey - Engineer

Matthew Tweed - Full time Firefighter

Jamey Huffman - Full time Firefighter

Lee Gentry - Part time Firefighter  

                                                                                                                                              

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Thank you Trevor Williams!

Trevor is an upcoming senior at East Henderson High.

Trevor donated and installed "In God We Trust" decals

on all of our vehicles.

Would you like to be a volunteer?

To become a volunteer firefighter you must be 18 years of age and live within one (1) mile of our district boundary. 

Applications can be found under File Library.

 

 

 

 

 

News Headlines
Thu. Nov 2nd 2017
 Recall notice issued 11/2/2017
Fri. Sep 29th 2017
Congratulations to one of our family members as the Family grows. Ms. Kynsleigh Faith Courtney was born last night @ 2014 hours, 18 inches long, 7 lbs 13 ozs to Firefighter Jonathan Courtney and his wife Mary. All are doing well including dad. 
Fri. Sep 8th 2017
RaleighSep 6, 2017North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper has declared a State of Emergency for all 100 counties as the state prepares for almost certain impacts from Hurricane Irma early next week.  “There is a lot we still don’t know about this storm, but we do know that North Car...
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