Fire Department

PTFD 100 Yr Anniversary       Fire_Dept_Logo-D72_ezr

Click here for Firefighter Application

Please email completed application to the Assistant Fire Chief

Administrative Staff 

Fire Director:  Daniel Hornickel 

Contact Information

Department Chaplain:  Jeffrey Frake

Pemberton Township Volunteer Fire Company 

Administrative Staff
  • Jen Jakob, President 
  • Vacant, Vice President
  • Linda Vadon, Secretary 
  • Susan Lucas, Treasurer 

  • Craig Augustoni
  • Robert Herkowitz
  • Kenneth VanBramer
  • Colin Leaper
  • Timothy Smoot
Station Contact Information

Browns Mills Station 1
15 Trenton Road
Browns Mills, NJ 08015
Phone:  609.893.2114
Country Lakes Station 3
103 Firehouse Road
Browns Mills, NJ 08015
Phone:  609.893.3047
Good Will Fire Co. No. 1 (Station 191)
Chief Chad Bozoski
President Jeffrey Frake
200 Hanover St.
Pemberton, NJ 08068

Presidential Lakes Station 2
703 New York Road
Browns Mills, NJ 08015

The Pemberton Township Fire Department is a volunteer fire company which is comprised of the following stations:

  • 181 Browns Mills Fire Station
  • 182 Presidential Lakes Station
  • 183 Country Lakes Fire Station
  • The West End section of Pemberton Township is covered by Good Will Fire Company under contract.
Community Information

  • Wildfire Season begins 3/15 and runs through 5/15. 
  • Click here for information regarding your home and wildfires
  • Click here for Wildfire Preparedness info
  • Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarms Click here for more information
  • How to protect your home from Wildfires
  • Protect you and you family this Holiday Season... Click Here for more information on how to prevent fires this Christmas!! 

Command Staff
Craig Augustoni
Fire Chief
Emergency Management Coordinator
Chief Operating Officer
Vince Cochrane
Assistant Fire Chief
Personnel Officer
Alan South
Alan South
Deputy Fire Chief
Chief of Operations;

Thomas Geminani

Battalion Chief
Department Training Officer

Operational Staff

Susan Lucas, Captain
Fire Police
  Tim Smoot, Captain
Station 1

Vacant, EMS Captain

Robert Taylor III, Lieutenant
Station 1

Kevin Falt, Lieutenant

Station 2


Kenneth VanBranmer, Lieutenant
Fire Police