The Ames Fire Department is celebrating 121 years of service excellence!

Job Interest Card

Click the Job Interest Card link above, click "Fire & EMS,"add your personal contact information, then click "submit" in order to be notified when the City is accepting applications. For more details contact the City of Ames Human Resource Department

Shawn Bayouth, Fire Chief
1300 Burnett Avenue, Ames, IA  50010

Phone:  (515) 239-5109   

Fire Station Hours: By appointment
Administration (City Hall) Hours: 7:30am to 5:00pm

Staff Directory

Hello and welcome to the Ames Fire Department’s web site!

It is our hope that you will find this site to be informative and helpful. Our intent is to allow you to find information relative to our City, department, and the work firefighters perform everyday. We also want to provide the opportunity for you to provide us feedback about our service delivery. Quality is important to us and we anticipate that this avenue can offer you convenience and provide us with a closer connection to the community we serve.


From this site you can review our mission statement, browse department statistics, and meet our members. You can learn about the insurance classification of the Fire Department, find out about of the services we provide, and even discover what skills and requirements are needed to join the ranks of the Ames Fire Department.

If you have difficulty finding the information you need, please let us know, so we can improve our service.

View our recent press releases here

Check out the videos below to learn more about the Ames Fire Department.

To view other interesting videos please go to our Video Page.

Click for 2016 Roster

Station 1 (Headquarters) Station 2  Station 3 

1300 Burnett Avenue
Ames, IA  50010
(515) 239-5109

132 Welch Avenue
Ames, IA  50014
(515) 239-5221
2400 S. Duff Avenue
Ames, IA  50010
(515) 239-5545

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