City of South Salt Lake


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Department Goals

  • Safety to our firefighters, citizens and businesses.
  • Customer Service to our citizens and businesses.
  • Be nice!



Mission Statement

It is the mission of the South Salt Lake Fire Department to provide professional and competent emergency medical, fire, and rescue services to our customers, the citizens of the City of South Salt Lake.


South Salt Lake Fire Department Commitments

  • Obey the law and comply with policies and procedures

Commitment to full compliance with SSLFD, state, and federal laws, regulations, requirements, policies, and procedures.

  • Promote a positive work environment

Demonstrate courtesy and respect to all. Harassment or discrimination of any kind is unacceptable and will not be tolerated. This includes discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship or veteran status.

  • Work safely

Follow standard and workplace safety precautions, warnings, and regulations in carrying out all their duties. Report all environmental or safety hazards or concerns promptly.

  • Maintain confidentiality of sensitive information, employee records and private information

Comply with agency policy and law regarding privacy, confidentiality and inappropriate release of sensitive patient, employee, or emergency information. Limit access to sensitive information and obtain appropriate release of information as required by law and policy.

  • Avoid conflicts of interest

Avoid conflicts of interest and/or the appearance of conflicts of interest by understanding the conflict of interest policies, disclosing all pertinent facts about potential conflicts, ensuring that their official position is never used for person gain.

Code of Ethics Core Values

  • Accountability:

To act responsibly and adhere to the agency Code of Ethics at all times.

  • Communication:

To communicate effectively, timely and accurate.

  • Diversity:

To appreciate and support diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas.

  • Equity:

To promote justice, fairness and a commitment to others.

  • Excellence:

To work at the highest level of performance, delivering services of high quality in a competent and timely manner, with a commitment to continuous improvement.

  • Integrity:

To be honest and trustworthy.

  • Respect:

To recognize the dignity of the people served as well as our fellow employees.

  • Stewardship:

To manage public resources responsibly and efficiently.


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