Fire Department


Fire Chief William Scully

Burn Permits



The Manchester Township Fire Department is currently accepting applications for Emergency medical Technician (EMT) and Firefighter/EMT.  Applications can be picked up at the Manchester Township Office during normal office hours.

To apply, click the link below, print, complete and mail or drop off application at:

Manchester Twp. Fire Dept. 

275 S. Macomb St. 

Manchester, MI 48158

Attn: Hiring Committee

Fire Department application

About Us

The Manchester Township Fire Department is a paid on call fire department.  We currently have 26 members, including seven officers, 17 firefighters and 2 probationary firefighters.  Our members have been trained to Medical First Responder (MFR), basic EMT or paramedic levels.  Some of our members have received specialized training in hazardous materials, advanced vehicle extrication and technical rescue.

We belong to the Washtenaw County Hazardous Material Team and the Technical Rescue Team.

We respond to life threatening medical emergencies, vehicle accidents, hazmat calls, and fire calls.  On average we respond to 450 calls a year.

The Manchester Twp Fire Dept provides coverage for the northern ¾ of Manchester Township.  The Clinton and Sand Lake Fire Deptartments cover the bottom ¼.  We cover all of Sharon, and Freedom Townships, and ½ of Bridgewater Township.  We respond from our only station located in the Village of Manchester.

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