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Robbins Fire Department Full-Still For The Working House Fire On 137st

Tim Olk was able to capture some early images of the Robbins Fire Department working house fire. You can view the full gallery here   Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Entry Level Firefighter- Kansas City, MO – Deadline March 6, 2015

Firefighter The Kansas City, Missouri Fire Department is now accepting Firefighter applications. Application Deadline Date: March 6, 2015 Starting Salary: $2,824/month (hourly rate varies based on assigned shift) The minimum eligibility requirements are: You must be a KCMO resident who lives within KCMO city limits. You must be 19 years of age by March 6, 2015. You must not have ...

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Entry Level Firefighter – Cincinnati, OH – 26 Stations – Deadline 4/30/2015

Job Title:Fire RecruitClosing Date/Time:Thu. 04/30/15 11:59 PM Eastern Time Salary:$17.29 Hourly $691.59 Weekly $1,383.18 Biweekly CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION $35,962.81 Annually Exam Details:There are several testing components for the Fire Recruit. The testing process consists of a written test (which includes mechanical reasoning, reading comprehension, and math ability), a physical ability test, oral board interview, and other required assessments. The written portion ...

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Entry Level Firefighter-Rockford, IL – 11 Stations – Deadline 3/31/2015

 The Rockford Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the entry level position of Firefighter through March 31st. This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic professional to become a valued member of an innovative, progressive, internationally accredited Fire Department. Review the minimum qualifications for employment below.  Click HERE to apply  Minimum Qualifications There are certain qualifications that an applicant must meet ...

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Maintaining an Aggressive Culture with Science in Mind

Maintaining an Aggressive Culture with Science in Mind Research on modern fire dynamics and different fire ground tactics is a hot topic throughout the fire service for a multitude of reasons. Traditional cultures being at the forefront. Many folks in the fire service today, whether your tenure is on the order of 5 or 25 years, have known nothing other ...

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Firefighter-St. Louis, MO Deadline March 20, 2015 (Extended)

CITY OF ST. LOUIS – EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Probationary Fire Private Salary Minimum: $0.00 Starting Annual Salary: $37,889 Nature of Work This is work as a team member at various life threatening emergency medical scenes and fire scenes, extinguishing fires and operating a variety of fire and medical equipment, apparatus, and tools. Minimum Qualifications Age: Applicants must be at least 18 ...

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Chicago Fire Department EMS Plan 2 @ 1500 N. Kennedy Expressway 2/15/2015

Chicago Tribune Article: Lake-effect snow caused slippery conditions on some area roadways close to Lake Michigan, leading to multiple accidents like the 40-vehicle chain reaction crash that that fouled up traffic on the Kennedy Expressway Sunday. The city Department of Streets and Sanitation has about 300 trucks out, plowing where needed and laying down salt to help mitigate the effects ...

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Chicago Firefighter Desperately Searching For His Stolen Bagpipes

DNAINFO.COM – MORGAN PARK — “Douglas Crowley is still searching for his bagpipes in garbage cans and alleys throughout the Southwest Side. Crowley, of Morgan Park, said a gray backpack containing his instrument was stolen from the back seat of his Honda CRV sometime between Sunday night and early Monday morning. “They probably opened it [the backpack] up and saw ...

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Lt. Randy Parker of Macon-Bibb County, GA Killed in Collapse at House Fire 02/11/2015

13WMAZ.Com reports Lt. Randy Parker was killed in a roof collapse after a “code red” was transmitted for the immediate evacuation of the house. Another firefighter has been placed in critical condition, three others were also transported to the nearest burn center. Fire occurred at 2320 Fairview Drive Macon, Ga. 13WMAZ.Com: “One firefighter died and five others were injured in ...

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Raw Video & Images from South St. Louis/ Shrewsbury 1st Alarm; 02-09-15

Excellent video and still images from contributor Ben Mezenac. Thanks Ben for the great video and images! Below is a description and still images. “Fire in the Basement of an occupied 2-Story Brick, multi-unit apartment building. 2 lines off. All residents evacuated. red cross called to assist.”   Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: ...

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