The "C" shift was the last of the three shifts to be established in the Department in 1986. The shift has many specialized employees that contribute to the protection of the citizens of Fredericksburg in a multitude of ways. "C" shift area of responsibilities include, but are not limited to, hose purchasing and testing; SCBA maintenance and purchasing; power tool purchasing and maintenance; heading up the department pre-plan program; high angle equipment purchasing and maintenance. This shift is the main lead for Firehouse Productions which produces media for public information predominately on Safety.
"C" Shift has been led by five successful Shift Commanders, they are:
|Staff Member||Year Promoted / Retired|
|Captain Eddie Allen||1990 Promoted to Fire Chief|
|Captain Herbert Pritchett Sr.||Retired 2007 Operations Captain|
|Battalion Chief Brook Altman||Retired 2013 Battalion Chief|
|Battalion Chief Ed Sparks||Retired 2018 Battalion Chief|
|Battalion Chief Chris Madison||2019-Present|
C Shift is comprised of 17 personnel who cover two stations and staff four companies.
|Engine 1||Truck Company||Engine 2||EMS Company|
|Lt. Keyser||Lt. Sheler||Capt. Landon||Lt. Allen|
|FF/Medic McCamley||FF Williams||FF Chewning||FF/Medic Rideout|
|FF/Medic I Holden||FF Harding||FF Curran||FF/Medic Matlock|
|FF Mullins||FF/Medic Parrotte|