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Georgetown Township Fire Protection District

is to provide quality fire, rescue, and emergency services to the residents of Georgetown Township.

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Hiring List

Georgetown Township Fire Protection District

5610 Corydon Ridge Road Georgetown, IN.  47112

(812) 948-0288 Phone (812) 948-8825 Fax


Hiring List – Job Posting


Salary Range: $31,000 to $37,000

Hours: 24 on 48 off Shift

Benefits: Medical and Life Insurance


Prerequisites Listed Below


Firefighting Experience

Hazardous Materials Awareness

Hazardous Materials Operations (within 365 days of hire)

Twenty-One (21) Years of Age by date of hire

High School Diploma

Valid Drivers License with good Driving Record

NIMS 100 & 700

First Responder

EMT Basic (within 365 days of hire)


Application Deadline: September 8, 2017 @ 5pm

Applications May Be Picked Up At Georgetown Headquarters, 5610 Corydon Ridge RD, Georgetown, Indiana 47122

Written Examination – September 9, 2017 @ 9am

Physical Agility Examination – September 16, 2017 @ 9am

 Interview – To be scheduled

Reminder of Available Free Child Seat Inspection Station

In partnership with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and the Indiana Criminal Justice InstituteICJI), the Georgetown Twp. Fire District would like to remind child passenger seat owners of the free child seat pagep.inspection station available in their community.

Proper child seat usage saves lives, and knowing how to install a child seat and when to transition to the next available seat is important. An authorized child seat inspection stations can provide free inspections, and valuable information and resources to help keep your child safe. We currently have two technicians on staff to help with your child safety seat.

Inspections are available by appointment. Please contact GTFD Station 2 at (812) 948-0288.

For more information on Indiana’s child passenger seat law, please visit: For a complete list of child seat inspection stations offered across the state and available throughout the year please visit:

Georgetown Drive In and GTFPD team up for Family Fun Night

Georgetown Drive In and Georgetown Twp. Fire Protection District will be teaming up for “Family Fun Night” Saturday July, 23 for a showing of “Ice Age: Collision Course”. GTFPD will have various apparatus to tour and fire safety education for the kids from 7-9:30 P.M. Georgetown Drive In is located at 8200 State Road 64 in Georgetown. Admission is $11 for 13 and older, $6 for 6-12, and 5 and under is free. Remember cash only at the admission gate. Come out and meet your fire department, see a movie, and enjoy a fun summer night!

Your Staff

Deputy Chief

Jon Saulman


Jim Mayfield

Active Members


Matthew Kidd


Nathan Thompson


Geoff McNulty

Active Firefighter

Corey Carwile


Chris Pellman

Active Firefighter

Chad Graves

Active Firefighter

Corey Payne

Active Firefighter

Todd Hoehn

Active Firefighter

Todd Atherton

Active Firefighter

Mark Smythe

Active Firefighter

Allyson Cianci

Active Firefighter

Derek Wood

Active Firefighter

Cory Reecer

Active Firefighter

Scott Hutt

Active Firefighter

Matthew Mills

Active Firefiighter

Joshua Bottorff

Active Firefighter

Zech Berry

Active Firefighter

Kevin Hodges

Active Firefighter


Active Firefighter

Zack Wolf

Retired Members

Assistant Chief – Retired

Mark Ringenberg


John Canaday

Board Members


Michael Moody

Vice Chairman

Chris Carter


Jason Sharp

Fiscal Officer

William Jewell

Board Member

Danny Gaither

Board Member

Denny Kunkel

Board Member

J. Glenn Gagel, Jr

Assistant Chief – Retired

Mark Ringenberg

A Brief History of the Georgetown Volunteer Fire Department and GTFPD

In the early 1950’s Georgetown did not have an organized fire department to help battle the fires that seem to become more numerous with the use of coal for heating in the mostly wood frame houses. The first firetruck that the town’s people used was a 1927 model that was housed in a one bay block garage located at State Rd. 64 and then Old State Road 64 (Georgetown Greenville Road).

In 1953 a large portion of the downtown area was destroyed by fire. The towns feed mill, grocery stores and one home was lost.

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Combination Fire District

What is a combination fire department? It is what we are.

Simply put, a combination fire department uses both volunteer and paid full-time firefighters to respond to fires, medical emergencies, rescue and other calls.

Our fire district has 10 full time firefighters, part time firefighters and volunteers. As our community has grown we have had to have full time firefighters for a quick initial response.

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Station 1

8910 State Road 64

Georgetown, Indiana 47122


Fax: 812-399-1053

Station 2

5610 Corydon Ridge Road

Georgetown, Indiana, 47122


Fax: 812-948-8825