Position Announcement

The Maryland Heights Fire Protection District is currently accepting applications for the position of one (1) part-time Office Assistant. The Office Assistant serves as the District's front desk receptionist and the work includes responsibilities for assisting with accounts payable, public relations, issuing of fire permits and other administrative matters as assigned.


The normal working hours will be from 9:00AM to 4:00PM Monday, Wednesday and Friday and 8:00AM to 12:00pm Tuesday and Thursday. (29 hours per week) This position does not afford benefits.


A complete job description and application packet may be picked up at the Districts Headquarters, 2600 Schuetz Road Maryland Heights, MO beginning at 9:00AM on Monday, June 19, 2017 or can be requested via email to applications@mhfire.org. Completed applications and resumes must be emailed or returned to the same location no later than 3:00PM on Friday, June 30, 2017.


The Maryland Heights Fire Protection District is a smoke free work place.


The Maryland Heights Fire Protection District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Maryland Heights Fire District

ladder_to_pt_500.jpgWelcome to the Maryland Heights Fire District website. You'll find information ranging from educational materials to teach children and adults how to prevent and escape from fires, information about our emergency medical services division, and information on life safety requirements for construction from our fire marshal. 

The paramedics and firefighters of the Maryland Heights Fire District are dedicated to providing the best emergency services the citizens and patrons of the district have come to expect and experience. All first response units are equipped with advanced life support personnel and supplies to provide the fastest emergency medical care when seconds count. Our firefighters are among the best trained in the metropolitan area. Many have trained on special rescue operations such as collapse rescue, trench rescue, and confined space rescue.

Please feel free to contact us for any questions you have about the emergency and non-emergency services we provide.

Firewire Newsletter

The latest issue of the Maryland Heights Fire Protection District FireWire Newsletter is hot off the presses. This issue contains stories on the new fire station, how your firefighters and paramedics are training to better serve the public, and other equipment upgrades. Download your copy of the FIreWire now as a PDF.

Construction and Use Permits

codes.gifThe Life Safety Division is responsible for building code inspections, plans review, and fire prevention activities. Formerly known as the Fire Marshal’s Office, this division is the point for all activities related to fire prevention – from building plan review to inspections to public fire education to working with builders and contractors on fire code issues.

Maryland Heights Fire Protection District
2600 Schuetz Road
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
Phone: (314) 298-4400
Fax: (314) 298-8282