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House Fire Images From Oak Park Box Alarm 12/16/2014

Here are some photos submitted by our friends at Code Photography. No other details were given. Thanks for submitting these great shots! Make sure to view the full gallery. Full Gallery 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 – Moline, iL – Deadline (Spring)

FIREFIGHTER/ PARAMEDIC The City of Moline conducts examinations every other year to establish a firefighter/paramedic eligibility register.  During a specified time period prior to testing, firefighter/paramedic applications are accepted online in the Employment section of its website.   More Information Website Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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THOUSANDS OF APPLICANTS TAKE CHICAGO FIREFIGHTERS ENTRANCE EXAM

This article from CHICAGO (WLS) — “Tens of thousands of people are taking the first step this weekend in the application process to become a Chicago firefighter or EMT, the first time the test has been administered since 2006. They came in in droves on Saturday, hoping the test will change their lives. “It’s a good opportunity,” said John Kiriakakis. ...

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2 firefighters injured in multi-alarm fire at Resurrection Medical Center

{adinserter 1} Chicago Tribune Story:  Two firefighters received minor injuries and were taken to area hospitals, he said. No patients or hospital staff were reportedly hurt. “This is an unbelievable amount of woodwork that we had to work our way through,” Santiago said, adding that about 80 fire companies were on scene.  The fire was out at 12:30 a.m. Friday, ...

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1 Dead, 2 Injured in Fatal South Side Fire

NBC Chicago: A fatal fire in a senior citizen building claimed the life of one victim Thursday, leaving two additional inhabitants injured, Chicago Fire Media confirmed. The fire enveloped the 8-story building at 737 E. 69th St. around 7 p.m. When emergency responders arrived at the scene, one person was announced dead on arrival. The two additional victims, both female, have ...

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NIST Conducts Study of Attic Fire That Killed Captain Herbie Johnson At The Request of The Chicago Fire Department

This video summarizes NIST’s analysis of a Nov. 2, 2012 Chicago house fire to provide insight into the conditions that unleashed a surge of searing gases, leading to the death of a firefighter. Computer simulations were conducted using the NIST Fire Dynamics Simulator and Smoke view. The Full Line of Duty Death Report from NIOSH can be downloaded here: Captain Herbie ...

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Evansville Indiana Applications Opening up January 1 Through January 31 2015

  January 1-31, 2015: Applications available online April 18, 2015: Tutoring sessions for written exam at the Southern Indiana Career & Technical Center, 1901 Lynch Rd., Evansville IN 47711 Morning session: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm Afternoon sessions: 12:30 to 2:30 pm & 3:00 to 5:00 pm Tutoring sessions are encouraged but not mandatory. if chosen, candidates will attend only ...

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FIREFIGHTER – Carbondale, IL – Deadline 12/31/2014

FIREFIGHTER The Carbondale Fire Department is accepting applications for the position of Firefighter. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 1.  Must be U.S. citizen 2.  Twenty‐one (21) years of age and not over 35 years of age 3.  Possess a high school diploma or GED certificate. 4.  Live within a 9‐mile radius of Carbondale within 6 months of hire date as prescribed by the Carbondale Revised Code, Title 1, Section ...

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PART TIME PARAMEDIC/FIREFIGHTER & FIREFIGHTER – Palos Hills, Illinois

PART TIME PARAMEDIC/FIREFIGHTER & FIREFIGHTER The North Palos Fire Protection District is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Paramedic/Firefighter and Firefighter with the District.  Part-time Paramedic/Firefighters and Firefighters will be required to work 24 hour shifts. QUALIFICATIONS Applicant must be at least 18 years of age Be a citizen of the United States Have a high school diploma ...

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FIREFIGHTER INTERNs – Sycamore, IL – Deadline 03/31/2015

The Sycamore Fire Department is accepting applications for two (2) Firefighter – Intern positions.   Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, December 8, 2014 and ending Friday, Januarary 16, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. Application packets are available Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Sycamore Fire Department, Fire Station ...

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