Mission Statement and Values

Mission Statement

The overall mission of the Pontiac Fire Department is SERVICE.  Our organization will achieve our mission by following our core expectations and values to serve to our community.


 Core Expectations: Values 

I. Individual Character:

Effectiveness Under Stress

Initiative: Self-motivated 


II. Leadership:

Leading Personnel

Developing Personnel

Setting the Example

Ensuring the Well-Being of Subordinates

Communication Skills

Tactical Leadership


III. Management:

Relationship Management 

Managing People

Managing Performance Problems



Decision-Making Ability

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