The Oceanside Fire Department is currently led by Interim Fire Chief Rick Robinson, in coordination with the Deputy Chiefs. The recruitment for the Fire Chief is in process.
Deputy Chief of Administration & Prevention, Bill Kogerman Deputy Chief of Operations, Training & Lifeguards, Joe Ward
Under the direction of the Fire Chief and the Deputy Fire Chiefs, the Administration Division provides leadership, direction, and support for effective emergency and non-emergency service programs. One of its most important functions is to develop policies and programs to meet the community’s public safety needs.
It’s also responsible for Fire Administration: