Tag Archives: Oak Park

Firefighter/Paramedic: Oak Park Illinois Deadline: April 12, 2018

Firefighter/Paramedic Deadline: April 12, 2018 Salary: Mid $60’s Job Description: Eligibility Requirements: $40.00 non-refundable application fee U.S. citizenship Current IL Department of Public Health (IDPH) EMT-P license.  EMT-P license must be obtained prior to the date of hire, but is not needed at time of application  High school diploma or GED Valid driver’s license Current physical ability test (CPAT) card or CPAT ...

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Firefighter/Paramedic: Oakland Park Florida Deadline: March 14, 2017

Firefighter/Paramedic Deadline: March 14, 2017 Salary: $50,687 – $81,100  Annually Job Description: This employee provides general duty firefighting work in combating, extinguishing and preventing fires and operating firefighting apparatus.  An employee in this class is responsible for the protection of life and property through firefighting activities; rescue operations; fire preventioninspections and administration of emergency medical care in emergency situations. An employee in this class may be required to perform dutiesunder hazardous conditions, which involve extreme exertion, smoke and cramped surroundings. Work may involve assignment as a driver offirefighting vehicles or rescue vehicles, and the operation of a firefighting and medical equipment. Work also involves inspection and maintenance of apparatus, equipment and facilities quarters and participation in supervised training and drills. Provides emergency medical care to the sick andinjured utilizing the skills, training and knowledge required of a certified Paramedic. Work is performed under the supervision of the CompanyOfficer and the Battalion Chief and under the medical direction of the City’s Medical Director. This job description in no way states or implies thatthese are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Responds to a wide variety of emergency alarms with assigned company. Lays and connects hoses, holds nozzle and directs fire streams; raises ladders; operates fire extinguishers, bars, hooks, lines and other firefighting equipment. ...

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Video, Images, and Fireground Audio of 4 Alarm Apartment Fire in Oak Park, Illinois

CODE PHOTOGRAPHY – “Here are some photos and a video of the 4 Alarm Apartment Fire in Oak Park last night. On 10-20-15 around 9:30PM Oak Park 620 Pulled up on a 4 story apartment complex with fire blowing out the roof. 620 requested a box alarm shortly after. Companies initiated an interior attack but were having water issues and ...

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OAK PARK 3 ALARM FIRE DISPLACES DOZENS OF RESIDENTS

OAK PARK, Ill. (WLS)  “More than 60 firefighters from nine towns battled an extra-alarm blaze in west suburban Oak Park that spread from an unoccupied home to a large apartment building. The fire broke out in a two-story house located at 541 North Humphrey Avenue just before 4:30 a.m. Wednesday. Oak Park Fire Chief Tom Ebsen said the unoccupied home was ...

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