Central Ohio Joint Fire District (COJFD) was established in March 2000. Serving Centerburg Village, Hilliar Township and Milford Township in Southwestern Knox County Ohio. COJFD also service South Bloomfield Township and Sparta Village in Southeastern Morrow County. COJFD provides: fire prevention, fire suppression, ALS Paramedic Emergency Medical Services, CPR and First Aid class, fire extinguisher use classes to approximately 7700 residents over 71 square miles.
Typical daily staffing consists of 3 full time and 1 part time Firefighters 24/7, a part time Fire Prevention Officer and a full time Fire Chief.
The COJFD shall safeguard our community and all who call for help.
The COJFD strives to see a world free of preventable hazards where citizens can thrive in a safe community.
We value community engagement as a top priority. We will conduct community programs that promote mutual respect and trust.
Health and Wellness:
We value health and wellness through education and collaboration.
We value personal and professional development both within the Department and in the personal lives of our employees.
We value a proactive approach to administration through strategic planning, with an emphasis on accreditation with the CFAI.