Mike Reed Wyoming State Fire Marshal

 Mike Reed
                                                                                                                                                                                     State Fire Marshal

To help protect the public in response to COVID-19, the Department of Fire Prevention and Electrical Safety is open but with limited staff at the office location. Some of our staff may be working from home, and any public meetings will continue to be held online. Otherwise, we fully intend to carry on our work as best as the situation allows and to remain able to execute our duties. Please feel free to reach out to your regular contacts at the DFPES or view our personnel contact lists below to get in touch with the right person. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Fire Prevention, Plan Review

Electrical Safety 

Fire Academy                                                             

Fire Training

    Policy & Procedure                                                                  Nomination Form

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Laramie County Fire District #2 is accepting applications for the position of Resident Firefighter.

Laramie County Fire District #2 is located just north of Cheyenne, WY. The district runs within the Interstate-25 and Interstate-80 corridor. LCFD#2 is an All Hazards Department, covering approximately 1,100 Miles of Laramie County.


Description: While learning the ropes of a career as a firefighter, the LCFD #2 Residency Program offers a unique experience. LCFD#2 prepares young men and women for a career as a firefighter and sets them up with the tools necessary for success. Students in the program are given the opportunity to get certifications necessary for a full time job, achieve an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science, and have real world experience. With dormitory style living in the fire station, students in the program are able to get the full experience of life as a firefighter, and live at the station free of charge.


Essential Duties:  Responding to Emergency calls (Once training has been completed), station maintenance, earning an Associate’s Degree in Fire Science, interacting with the public. Resident Firefighters will be assigned to a shift, and be expected to carry out all operations assigned that day. 


·         Students pursuing a fire science degree

·         At least 18 years of age

·         Valid driving license

·         Insurable driving record

·         Lean Criminal background check

·         Nationally Registered or Wyoming EMT within 6 months of hire


·         Up to $1,000 in tuition and books per semester

·         $300 per month stipend

·         Dormitory style living (no rent or utilities)

·         Hands on training

·         Modified Kelly Shift schedule

·         Opportunity for Firefighter I & II, as well as HazMat. 

Applications can be obtained online at www.lcfd2.net/residency-program or in person at 5800 N. College Dr. Cheyenne, WY 82009. With any questions please contact Program Manager, Joshua Kourajian  at 307-632-5400 or jkourajian@lcfd2.net


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