Assistant Chief: Kip Childs


Kip Childs became a member of the Tooele City Fire Department in March of 2006.  Kip has held the following positions within the department: Firefighter, Lieutenant, Safety Officer, Fire Inspector, and as Assistant Fire Chief.

Kip is certified Firefighter I. He is also EMT-B and HAZWOPER certified and serves as Fire Rescue Response team with his current employer.

As Assistant Fire Chief, he is in charge of the training, hazmat, safety, and the house committee.

Kip is a lifelong Tooele resident.  He and his wife Debbie are the proud parents of four children.  In their spare time, Kip enjoys traveling with his wife, golfing, and spending time with their grandkids.  Kip continues looking forward to serving the Tooele community and the Department.