Active Membership

The Chester Volunteer Fire Department is made up of 35 active, 100% volunteer members. These members are on call 24/7, 365 days a year, leaving their workplaces, schools and families at all hours of the day and night to help out their fellow citizens. Our members' ages can vary from 18 - 75. No matter the age there is always a job to be done. Members come from a variety of backgrounds; from office workers, contractors and small business owners to mechanics, students and trades persons.

Leadership

Fire Chief - 581

Everett Hiltz

Join Date: December 13, 1999

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

Martin Hiltz, Father

Deputy Chief - 582

William "Bill" Zinck

Join Date: March 9, 1987

Deputy Chief - 583

Cody Stevens

Join Date: August 10, 2015

Previously: 18 Years with Chester Basin Fire Department

Captain - Lead Engineer

Blake Corkum

Join Date: October 15, 1986

3rd Generation CVFD Firefighter

James Corkum, Father

Walter Corkum, Grandfather

Captain - 511

Douglas E. Morash

Join Date: November 14, 1977

2nd Generation CVFD Firefighter

Douglas Morash Jr, Father

Captain - 521

Daniel Jessome

Join Date: March 12, 2012


Captain - 531

Jared MacDonald

Join Date: March 13, 2006

4th Generation CVFD Firefighter

Chris MacDonald, Father

Doug MacDonald, Grandfather

Stillman MacDonald, Great Grandfather

Captain - 541

Nick Hirtle

Join Date: April 12, 2010


Captain - 551

Gregory Conron

Join Date: December 13, 2010

Membership

Firefighter

Barry Schnare

Join Date: April 10, 1972

3rd Generation CVFD Firefighter

Rickey Schanre, Son

Douglas Schnare, Father

Marcus Schnare, Grandfather

Firefighter

Chris MacDonald

Join Date: July 11, 1977

Secondary Join Date: May 9, 1983

3rd Generation CVFD firefighter

Doug MacDonald, Father

Stillman MacDonald, Grandfather

Firefighter

Leo "Duke" Chafe

Join Date: May 8, 1978

Firefighter

Garry Morash

Join Date: June 12, 1978

Firefighter

Wayne Payne

Join Date: August 13, 1979

Firefighter

Danny Nauss

Join Date: December 14, 1981

Firefighter

Phillip Stevens

Join Date: September 13, 1982

Firefighter

Dave Richardson

Join Date: June 11, 1988

Firefighter

George Bremner

Join Date: May 11, 1991


Firefighter

Chad Stevens

Join Date: May 11, 1991

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

Dennis Stevens, Father

Firefighter

William Rhyno

Join Date: November 9, 1998

Firefighter

Martin Hiltz

Join Date: December 13, 1999

Firefighter

Emma Demont

Join Date: August 8, 2005

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

Terri Demont, Mother

Firefighter

Terri Demont

Join Date: October 11, 2005

Firefighter

Morgan Stevens

Join Date: February 13, 2006

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

Greg Stevens, Father

Firefighter

Brad Chambers

Join Date: May 12, 2008

Firefighter

Bryan Collicutt

Join Date: August 11, 2008

Firefighter

James Dauphinee

Join Date: February 9, 2009

Firefighter

Jon Waddell

Join Date: February 10, 2014

Firefighter

Tyler Peterson

Join Date: March 10, 2014


Firefighter

Savannah Rhyno

Join Date: July 13, 2015

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

William Rhyno, Father

Firefighter

Simon Yip

Join Date: September 14, 2015

Probationary Firefighter

Devon Bremner

Join Date: October 11, 2016

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

George Bremner, Father

Firefighter

Rachel Nauss

Join Date: November 13, 2017

2nd Generation CVFD firefighter

Danny Nauss, Father

Probationary Firefighter

Peter Millman

Join Date: November 12, 2019


Probationary Firefighter

Taylour Stevens

Join Date: December 9, 2019

3rd Generation CVFD firefighter

Chad Stevens, Father

Dennis Stevens, Grandfather

Probationary Firefighter

Kyle Livingstone

Join Date: February 10, 2020


Probationary Firefighter

Micayla Dorey

Join Date: March 9, 2020

Probationary Firefighter

Matthew Kaizer

Join Date: May 11, 2020


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