Fire Department & EMA

Leslie Sewell, Fire Chief and EMA Director
P.O. Box 475
249 Perry Highway
Hawkinsville, GA 31036
Phone (478) 783-9261
Fax (478) 892-8386

Our Mission

The mission of the Pulaski County Fire Department is to protect property and lives of the people of this city and county from all emergencies, involving fire, hazardous materials and all man made or natural disasters. We will provide the best response possible with the emergency personnel and equipment we have.

Become a Firefighter

Must be…

  • at least 17½ years of age at the time of application and 18 years old at time of hire
  • valid driver’s license at time of application and valid Georgia driver license at time of hire
  • high school diploma or GED at time of appointment
  • U. S. citizen at time of application
  • pass background check

Fire Prevention and Public Education

Our Fire Safety Education Program is an instrument in educating all members of our community in the importance of fire safety. Our Fire Safety Officer is responsible for programs in the community such as Smoke Detector and Community Education Program which includes visiting local Personal Care Homes, Nursing Homes and Housing Authority residents to teach and promote fire safety.

Chief Leslie Sewell

Leslie Sewell, Fire Chief
Tharin Brown, Assistant Fire Chief Full-time Fireman
John Jones, Full-time Fireman
Doug Howard, Lieutenant - Full-time Fireman
Robert Herman, Assistant Fire Chief/Chaplain
Les Sewell, Captain
Danny Goss, Lieutenant
David Brown, Captain
Robert Lancaster, Chaplain
Antonio (Red) Sanders, Chaplain
Larry (Rooster) Johnson, Chaplain
Jonathan (Tiny) Rogers, Chaplain