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Chesterfield Road


General Fire Service Enquiries: 01773 305305

Duty System

Weekday Plus

Weekly Training : Tuesday 19:00

Matlock Fire Station is a weekday plus station with 2 fire engines and the rope rescue unit, and the animal rescue unit, and operates with a full time crew in daytime hours, reverting to an on-call basis in the evening and nights, predominantly responding to incidents in Matlock and the surrounding areas. Matlock is staffed by 2 whole-time watches and an on-call unit.

Duty System

Weekday Plus Duty System

Personnel on this system provide Monday to Friday cover with additional weekend resilience.  They work 8:00 – 17:00 each day with on-call support during these times.  Outside these times the station is on-call.

  • Glossop
  • Matlock

Station Key Personnel

Watch Manager

Crew Manager

Fire Fighter

Watch Manager

The Watch Manager is identified from the role makings shown & wears a navy blue shirt. Their primary duty, is the running of the station and the management of the staff attached to that location. They are the officer in-charge of the fire appliance & take charge of incidents that they attend.

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Station Appliances

Water Ladder Pump

Unimog U5000

Rural Unimog

Water Ladder Pump

Able to attend all fire service incidents. Crewed by 4-6 staff.

  • 1800 Ltr water tank
  • Godiva 2010 world series multi pressure pump or Prima multi pressure pump
  • Carries a 13.5m or 10.5m ladder , a short extension ladder, a 9m ladder and a roof ladder
  • Newer appliances carry 100 litres of foam.
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