Assistant Chief Timothy McCawley currently supervises the training division at Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue. Assistant Chief McCawley caught the fire bug from his father, a former Firefighter/Paramedic. Assistant Chief McCawley started as a volunteer with Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue in December of 2004. During this time he also worked for a private EMS agency that provided 911 response in a busy city district. After graduating Paramedic School in 2005, Assistant Chief McCawley was hired full time in 2006. Assistant Chief McCawley was promoted to EMS Coordinator in 2008. In 2010, Assistant Chief McCawley returned to school to complete his A.A.S. in Paramedicine and his BA in Fire and Emergency Services Administration. Assistant Chief McCawley has taken over supervising the training division as of 2012.
Over Assistant Chief McCawley's 18 years in EMS, he has earned numerous certifications. These Certifications include: National Registry Paramedic, State of Colorado Paramedic, AHA CPR Instructor, AHA ACLS Provider, AHA PALS Provider, NRP, State of Colorado Assistant EMS Instructor, State of Colorado Primary EMS Instructor, and Credentials for Career and Technical Education. Over his 15 years in Firefighting, he has earned certifications in: State of Colorado Fire Officer II, State of Colorado Hazmat Technician, State of Colorado Driver/Operator Aerial, State of Colorado Fire Instructor III, State of Colorado Aircraft Rescue Firefighter, State of Colorado Fire Proctor, State of Colorado Driver/Operator Proctor, State of Colorado Hazmat Instructor, NIMS ICS 100, ICS 200, ICS 300, ICS 400, ICS 700, and ICS 800.
Assistant Chief McCawley is based out of the Administration Building, located at 355 4th Street in the town of Bennett. Assistant Chief McCawley responds on day to day emergencies as well as attending to his primary responsibilities of Assistant Chief and Training Officer. Assistant Chief McCawley also serves as the department's second due ALS provider and responds after hours as needed.
To contact Assistant Chief McCawley, please call the BWFR Administrative Office at (303) 644-3572, or stop by Monday-Friday from 8 am until 4 pm.
355 4th Street
Bennett, CO 80102
Phone: (303) 644-3572