Paraparaumu Operational Support

Paraparaumu Operational Support cover a large area spanning the Kapiti Coast (46,000 population and rising) and Mana (7500 population). The unit's members can respond in the vehicle - Paraparaumu 3726, which is well equipped with full lighting, canteen, and command unit equipment, as well as the necessary tools for crowd control, traffic control, and other support operations including salvage and rehabilatation. The unit assists the Paraparaumu Fire Brigade which attends over 500 calls a year and has been called to other areas as they are an area resource. A majority of members are warranted Traffic Management Operatives and one is a Site Traffic Management Specialist. The unit is also on 4 first responses – Paekakariki Hill (a narrow, winding road the subject of many accidents), Centennial Highway, Kapiti Island and Kapiti Coast Airport. The unit responds to about 50 calls a year on average.

  Paraparaumu Operational Support
Officer in charge : SFF OS Bob Strong
Number of members : 8
Response vehicle : Paraparaumu 3726
  Contact Details
Contact name : SFF OS Bob Strong
Address : Paraparaumu Fire Station
22 Te Roto Drive
Paraparaumu
Phone number : (021) 244-1390
Email address : randjstrong@hotmail.com
Paraparaumu
  Recruitment
Contact : SFF OS Bob Strong
Phone : (021) 244-1390
Email : randjstrong@hotmail.com
Page updated : May 2021