The Robbinsville Township Fire Department is a combination career/volunteer fire department located in Mercer County New Jersey.
Formed in 1963 as the Washington Volunteer Firemen, the fire department began as an all volunteer organization. The department has evolved into a municipal fire department, operated by the Township of Robbinsville, staffed 24/7 by career personnel and supplemented by a volunteer component.
The Robbinsville Fire Department is staffed by a total of 17 career firefighters overseen by a Career Fire Chief and Four Career Captains. The Department performs fire suppression, inspection and rescue duties.
The department operates Basic Life Support EMS Ambulances from the fire station utilizing Robbinsville Township equipment staffed by Capital Health System employees.
Located in Central New Jersey, Robbinsville is a 21 square mile community of over 13,000 residents as per the 2010 Census. The Department is responsible for Fire and Rescue Services for the Township of Robbinsville and several major highways including the New Jersey Turnpike (Exit 7A), Interstate 195, US Highway 130, and Route 33.
Some major corporations who call Robbinsville Township home include: Amazon, McMaster Carr, Mercedes Benz, Bind-Rite Graphics, CoParts, Lifetime Brands, Scholastic Book Fairs, Mattress Firm, United Van Lines, McKesson Corporation, Ritchie and Page, Falken Tire, La-Z-Boy, and CCL Label.
The Robbinsville Township Fire Department is dedicated to providing the highest level of emergency services to the residents and visitors of our community.
The Department strives to protect lives and property from the harmful effects of all disasters, whether natural or man-made, through fire suppression, emergency medical services, fire prevention inspections and our public education efforts.
The Robbinsville Township Fire Department seeks to be a respected and productive organization in Robbinsville Township and the surrounding communities in Central New Jersey by providing quality services in an efficient manner.
The Department strives to be considered an “Employer of Choice” by its employees, their peers and other organizations in our community.
Our Core Values
Service to the public is a noble calling. Our members consider it a privilege to serve the citizens and visitors of Robbinsville Township. We carry ourselves with distinction.
Our customers trust us. We are called to assist people when they are in vulnerable situations and when they are desperate for help. They rely on our prompt response and our expertise. As such, our members steadfastly adhere to the highest of moral and ethical standards of conduct both on and off the job.
We treat everyone with respect. In order to respect others we know that we must first respect ourselves, our brother firefighters, and our department. We derive a great deal of pleasure and satisfaction from the work that we do for Robbinsville Township and we are proud to serve the members of the community.
Our members’ conduct will always reflect our core values. Our appearance, attitude, skills, abilities, caring and compassion will inspire those around us. We will instill confidence and trust in our community, our neighboring communities and the fire service in general.