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Firefighter/Paramedic: Rockford Illinois Deadline: March 17, 2019

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Firefighter/Paramedic Deadline: March 17, 2019 Salary: $51,486.04 Annually Job Description:   This is a posting for a Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic Position with The Rockford Department. The City of Rockford is looking for individuals who represent the diversity in thought and experiences which are shared by our citizens. Candidates must have strong written and communication skills. Candidates should possess good interpersonal ...

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Video and Fireground Audio: Major Flooding in Rockford, IL Causes Flooded Roadways, Cars Trapped, and a Hospital Evacuation

Fireground audio of Rockford, IL running calls after nearly 5 inches of rain fell in a couple of hours.  Multiple cars were on the streets and residents in need of rescue.  The evacuation of a hospital was also ordered after the floors of the hospital turned into a river.  Some video of civilians rescuing an elderly man is also below. ...

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Video: 3 Alarm Fire in Rockford, Illinois

Video of companies mopping up following a 3 Alarm Fire in Rockford, Illinois.  The video was posted by Weatherman Will and description is below. “Around 9:37AM call came out for a house fire at 505 Memorial Ave in Rockford, IL. Win-Bur-Sew Fire Department was asking for surrounding agencies to be on stand by for a possible support. By 9:42AM a call came ...

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Firefighter/Paramedic: Rockford Fire Department Illinois

The Rockford Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the postion of Firefighter/Paramedic through March 12th, 2017.  Go to GovernmentJobs.com to apply.  Click HERE to learn about the Department’s Outreach and Recruitment Plan  Minimum Qualifications There are certain qualifications that an applicant must meet in order to become a Rockford Firefighter/Paramedic. The qualifications set forth are established by the Board of Fire and Police ...

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Old Rockford, Illinois Firehouse a Total Loss After Fire

Article in Full ROCKFORD (WREX) – “A piece of the Rockford Fire Department’s history goes up in smoke early Saturday morning. Firefighters got to the scene around 3:30 a.m. to a commercial building fire at 1115 6th Avenue.  The building was home to the Golden Agers Center, which is a community center, and used to be Rockford Fire Station 4 ...

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Rockford, IL Firefighters Treated After House Fire

ROCKFORD (WIFR) — “A hot and humid night leaves several Rockford firefighters with heat exhaustion after a house on Rockford’s southeast side catches fire. This is what the two-family unit in the 1700 block of 15th Avenue looked like earlier today. The home was boarded up after catching fire around 2:30 this morning. 22 firefighters initially responded to the call ...

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