The Center Point Fire District is seeking applicants for the position of Firefighter-Medic. Click below to fill out an online application. 

Center Point Fire District

2229 Center Point Parkway

Birmingham, AL. 35215



The Center Point Fire District serves the City of Center Point, City of Clay, City of Pinson, and

unincorporated areas of northeast Jefferson County. In 2017, Center Point Fire Department responded

to over 8,516 emergency calls. The Center Point Fire District provides fire suppression and emergency

medical services with 91 employees operating from 4 fire stations. The Center Point Fire District has

earned an ISO Class 1/1X rating through a Public Protection Classification (PCC) survey conducted by the

Insurance Services Office (ISO). PPC classifications range from 1 to 10 with Class 1 representing

exemplary fire suppression capabilities.


 The areas of Jefferson County that are served by the Center Point Fire District have the best

available fire suppression protection according to national standards on personnel, training,

water supply, equipment, response times, organization, and communication.

 Most U.S. insurers (including the largest ones) use PPC information as part of their decision-

making when determining which businesses to write, coverage to offer, and pricing. The ISO

Class 1 rating will mean lower insurance rates for many citizens and businesses within the

Center Point Fire District.

 Insurance rates based on the new ISO Class 1 rating will take effect on October 1, 2016.


 In 2015, only 132 fire departments achieved an ISO Class 1 rating out of the over 48,000 that

were evaluated. The Center Point Fire District is now included in the top 1% of fire suppression

organizations in the United States.

 In addition to Center Point Fire District, there are 4- ISO Class 1 fire departments in Alabama.

 The Center Point Fire District is the only Fire District in Alabama to hold an ISO Class 1 rating.

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The Center Point Fire District is headed by Fire Chief W,E. Coleman.  He oversees the total operations of the Fire, Medical Rescue, and Transport aspects of the department. The District is staffed by approximately 100 employees, who staff four fire stations, with four engine companies, and four advanced life support transport units. Fire/Medics staff the department in a three platoon system, employees work 24 hour shifts with each shift supervised by a Battalion Chief.

    The fire district provides service for the cities of Center Point, Clay, and Pinson. We also provide service for unincorporated areas of Northeastern Jefferson County with stations in Center Point, Pinson, Clay, and Chalkville, we are responsible for these areas as well as Grayson Valley, Robinwood, Pawnee, and Ketona. We responded to a total of 9039 calls in 2018. 

Center Point Fire District Stations

 Fire Station 1

2233 Center Point Parkway

Fire Station 2

5175 Pinson Valley Parkway

Fire Station 4

6411 Clay Palmerdale Road

Fire Station 5

5470 Chalkville Mountain Road