Welcome to Moline Fire Department
The Moline Fire Department is made up of three divisions.
- Fire Administration (Training and Fire Prevention)
- Fire Suppression
Jeff Snyder accepted the position of Fire Chief late December of 2017. He is the highest ranking member of the department. Chief Snyder is responsible for managing the Fire Department while enhancing the quality of service provided to the citizens of Moline and the general public. As Fire Chief he is responsible for developing the annual budget, implementing and writing administrative and fire operation policies and procedures, personnel management, and public relations. He looks forward to serving the citizens of Moline as their Fire Chief.
James Hudson leads the training division ensuring that fire personnel receive the proper level of job related education. He coordinates all training including fire operations, EMS, and special operations. Training Officer Hudson serves as a mentor working closely with and monitoring new members of the department while continuing to support and assist current members while furthering their career.
Jerry Spiegel was appointed as Fire Inspector in 2017. He oversees the annual inspection process, educates business and building owners on the importance of complying with the Fire and Life Safety Codes. He is active in promoting and coordinating public education throughout the community. Jerry also reviews building plans for new construction and remodeling projects. Most recently he has been leading the "BE ALARMED" program through the Office of the State Fire Marshal, a program designed to promote fire safety to home owners in Moline.
Deputy Chief - EMS
Travis Noyd was promoted to Deputy Chief of the EMS Division in March of 2018. As Deputy Chief, Travis is responsible for the delivery of emergency response services. He ensures our paramedics are properly trained and certified to render emergency medical treatment and rescue services to the citizens of Moline. Travis also supervises and maintains the level of medical supplies and ensures our emergency medical vehicles and equipment are maintained and supplied in accordance with standards.
Deputy Chief - Suppression
Steve Regenwether was promoted to Deputy Chief of Suppression in March of 2018. As Deputy Chief, Steve supervises and coordinates the activities of the firefighters, which includes providing proper training, ensuring that all department policies and procedures are followed, periodically reviewing equipment for safety and purchasing new equipment as necessary.
The mission of the Moline Fire Department is to promote, protect, and improve the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of our community.