El Paso Fire Department

Managing overtime is a constant challenge for any organization tasked with service delivery. El Paso Fire Officials agree the primary concern remains the health and safety of the citizens of El Paso. Many El Paso citizens are unaware of the El Paso Fire Department's efforts to control overtime while meeting the service demands of the community. With the acute need to manage labor, and specifically overtime, implementing changes that allows the El Paso Fire Department to effectively manage their workforce is a priority. As a result the El Paso Fire Department has implemented the following changes: