The Operations Division is overseen by Assistant Fire Chief Robert Alley.  

The McKinney Fire Department is staffed with 215 total personnel. This includes 186 certified Firefighter / EMT / Paramedics that are assigned to Operations.

Through advanced training and certification we maintain several specialty teams including: a Swift Water Technician Team, a High-Angle Rescue Team, an Advanced Extrication Team and Community Healthcare Advanced Practice Paramedics.

Firefighters at Station 4, located at the McKinney National Airport, are trained to respond to, and mitigate, aircraft emergencies and are certified in Aircraft Fire Fighting and Rescue.