Happy Valley-Goose Bay Fire Department

We have a dedicated group of volunteer firefighters who have served for an average of 20 years with the Department. The Fire Department also includes a full-time Fire Chief, three District Chiefs and four full-time firefighters.

The Town’s Fire Station services the Upper Lake Melville area, including 150kms on the Trans-Labrador Highway. Our volunteer firefighters provide fire and emergency services within town limits. The Department’s Jaws of Life and accident emergency services extend 150km on the Trans-Labrador Highway West Route 500 to Cache River, South Route 510 to Crook’s Lake, the North West River Highway and Route 520.


Non Emergency Number: 896-2212

Emergency Number: 896-2222

Location: 210 Hamilton River Rd (next to the Town Hall)

The Fire Station is operated 24/7

Apply to be a Volunteer Firefighter

Interested in being a Volunteer Firefighter with the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay?

Fill out our Volunteer Firefighter Application and submit it to our Fire Chief, Brad Butler in one of the following ways:

  1. Drop it off at the Town Hall
  2. Email- [email protected]
  3. Fax- 896-9454
  4. Mail – Attn: Fire Chief, PO Box 40, Stn B, Happy Valley-Goose Bay NL, A0P 1E0


  • Brad Butler – Fire Chief
  • Robert Hinks – Deputy Fire Chief/ Fire Inspector
  • John “Scotty” Lorimer – Deputy Fire Chief
  • Vince Rowe – Captain
  • Brian Brown – Captain
  • Jamie Mullaly – Lieutenant
  • Mike Bessey – LIeutenant

Full-Time Firefighters

  • Ramsey White
  • Rick Harvey
  • Don Webber
  • Jim Saunders Jr.

Volunteer Firefighters

  • Patrick Adams
  • Jeremy Anderson
  • Tom Anthony
  • Kyle Clarke
  • Al Durno
  • Martin Dyson
  • Andy Eddy
  • Chris Edmunds
  • Jamie Fox
  • Matt Horwood
  • Brad Keats
  • Justine King
  • Andrew Lefresne
  • Blair McLean
  • Jerry Michelin
  • Carl Oldford
  • Mike Parsons
  • Randy Rose
  • Dwayne Rumbolt
  • Brandon Snow
  • Maurice “Buzz” Thevenet
  • George Way
  • Jamie Way
  • Paul West
  • Kelcie Winters
  • Darrell Wiseman

Honorary Firefighters

20+ Years of Service to the Fire Department

  • Tom Abbott
  • Joseph “Tex” Arsenault
  • Ron Battcock
  • Tony Coish
  • Martin Connors
  • Max Duffett
  • Edgar Hawkins
  • Steve Healey
  • Israel Hughes
  • John Hynes
  • Scott Lyall
  • Dave Massie
  • Cliff McLean
  • Howard Michelin
  • Robert Nippard
  • James Saunders Sr.
  • Karl Saunders
  • Ern Stickley


210 Hamilton River RoadHappy Valley-Goose Bay, NLCanadaA0P 1E0

Hours of Operation

  • Weekdays: 24/7
  • Weekends: 24/7

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