Jefferson County Hazardous Response Team

Jefferson County Hazardous Materials Team

The mission of the Jefferson County Hazardous Response Team is to protect the lives and safety of the public; stabilize emergency conditions by implementation of effective control and containment methodologies; and protect the environment from uncontrolled chemical releases or potential emergency releases of hazardous material.


When called out to an incident involving hazardous materials or potential hazardous materials, the team will: Gather information, estimate potential course and harm, determine strategic goals and objectives, assess tactical options and resources, plan and implement, evaluate the implementation, review strategic goals and coordinate clean-up and environmental restoration.


Jefferson County Emergency Management is looking for new Hazmat team members. If you would like more information please contact 920-674-7450.