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Lisle-Woodridge Fire District – Fire Medic II – Deadline January 31, 2020

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Fire Department Lisle-Woodridge Fire District Department Website: http://www.lwfd.org Job Position Title: FireMedic II Job Description Details: Skilled emergency firefighting and emergency medical services and other emergency rescue and response services. Work involves responsibility for participating in the provision of emergency medical services, performance of rescue and fire suppression and prevention, as well as all duties delegated by law, ordinance, rule ...

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Grand Tower Fire Department uses Shotgun to Cut Off Electricity to House

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DEFENSEMAVEN ARTICLE REPORTS:  “It wasn’t the first time the Grand Tower Fire Department has used a shotgun to cut off electricity. Grand Tower, IL – Faced with a raging inferno and no time to wait for the power company to respond to their rural location, Grand Tower firefighters used a shotgun to take down the live power lines leading to ...

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Chicago Fire Department Large Commercial Fire 3-11 by Steve Redick

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Arlington Cardinal Article:  Chicago firefighters responded about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday January 14, 2020 to a vacant warehouse building fire in the block of 8500 South Vincennes Avenue. The fire response was elevated to a Still and Box Alarm by 10:36 p.m. with Battalion 21 in command, reporting a 1-story bow string truss building approximately 100 feet by 150 feet with ...

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140 New Chicago Firefighters Graduation Ceromony at Navy Pier Today.

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  CHICAGO (WLS) — Monday, Mayor Lightfoot and Chicago Fire Department Commissioner Richard C. Ford II will commemorate 140 Firefighter EMTs and Fire Paramedics who are graduating from the Fire Academy in a ceremony at Navy Pier. The graduation class includes 33 military veterans, 20 former Chicago Police Officers and 11 former graduates of Chicago Public Schools, the mayor’s office ...

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Wind Driven House Fire Injures Two Firefighters in Tinley Park

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Patch.com reports a wind driven fire on Pleasant ave. injured two firefighters.    “TINLEY PARK, IL — Two firefighters were injured and a home deemed uninhabitable after a house caught fire in Tinley Park early Sunday afternoon. Tinley Park Fire Chief Forest Reeder said the cause of the fire in the 9300 block of Pleasant Avenue had not been determined ...

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Raw Video and Audio: Lincolnwood IL Box Alarm House Fire New Years Day

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Video and audio provided by Steve Redick.  “New Years Day 2020 Chicago Snorkel Squad 2 in operation as well as Lincolnwood Tower 15” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Firefighter/Paramedic – Wauconda Fire District – Deadline: 02/03/2020

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Fire Department Wauconda Fire District Department Website: http://www.waucondafire.org Job Position Title: Establishing an Eligibility List for Career Firefighter/Paramedics Job Description Details: Establishing an Eligibility List for Career Firefighter/Paramedics Job Opening Date: 01/06/2020 Job Deadline Date: 02/03/2020 Upload Flyer: 2020-Full-Time-Testing-Flyer1.pdf Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Firefighter/Paramedic – City of Ottawa – Deadline January 8th, 2020

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Fire Department City of Ottawa Department Website: http://www.cityofottawa.org/ Job Position Title: Firefighter/paramedic Job Description Details: Applicants must be 21 years of age and must not have reached their 35th birthday as of January 8, 2020, possess a valid drivers license, be in excellent physical health, and be of good moral character, have a high school diploma from an accredited institution ...

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Fire Marketing and Sales Representative – Chicago Water and Fire Restoration – Deadline February 1st, 2020

Fire Department   Chicago Water and Fire Restoration Department Website:   https://chicagowaterandfire.com/ Job Position Title:   Fire Marketing and Sales Representative Job Description Details:   Firefighting experience required – Chicago Water & Fire Restoration is looking to build relationships with local Fire Departments & Firemen as part of our efforts to both support the local community and help customers looking ...

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Part-Time Firefighter/Paramedic – Stone Park Fire Department

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Fire Department Stone Park Fire Department Department Website: http://www.vosp.us Job Position Title: Part time Firefighter Paramedic Job Description Details: The Stone Park Fire Department is now accepting applications with immediate openings for the position of Part time Firefighter/Paramedic. Minimum requirements are state of IL OFSM Firefighter II or BOF, and IDPH Paramedic (Must test in to the Loyola EMS system) ...

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