Hazardous Materials Team

The Schertz Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team is comprised of 12 highly trained firefighters from all ranks within the Department.  The team is responsible for providing specialized services in support of the Department’s daily mission.  Each team member is trained to the technician level in Hazardous Materials.  In addition each team member has extended training in Radiological, Pipeline, Rail car, Air Monitoring, and Highway Transportation incidents.  The team continually sharpens their skills by training locally and regionally to be prepared for a wide variety of situations.