The city is strategically divided into two battalions, with one managed by an assistant chief and the other managed by a battalion chief. Assistant and battalion chiefs are under the direct supervision of the deputy chief of operations.

With a total of 141 firefighters working in the Suppression Division, GCFD consists of three platoons, which staff seven engine companies, two quint/ladder companies, two medium duty rescue companies and a HAZMAT response unit.

Two firefighters wearing turnout gear