Coal Township Rescue Squad, Inc. Coal Township, PENNSYLVANIA
Years With Department/Agency
Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Past dispatcher/ Supervisor and 911 Coordinator for Northumberland County, PENNSYLVANIA. No longer active due to disability
EMT, FF, Rescue, Basic, Advanced, Truck Co. Ops, and Special Rescue Technician, Rope, Diver, Basic Telecommunicator, Emergency Medical Dispatch, NIMS, Haz-Mat Ops, etc.
Maine Fire Company, Coal Township- Junior Firefighter
Fairview Fire Co Ambulance, Coal Township, PENNSYLVANIA- EMT, Chief
Coal Township Rescue Squad, Coal Township, PENNSYLVANIA- LT, Capt., 1st Rescue Chief
Coal Township FD Safety Officer/Deputy Chief (Latest office held, had to resign due to my disability)
Shamokin Emergency Squad, Shamokin, PENNSYLVANIA- EMT
A.R.E.A. Services Ambulance, Shamokin, PENNSYLVANIA- EMT
Northumberland County 911 Center, Sunbury, PENNSYLVANIA- Dispatcher, Supervisor, 911 Coordinator (resigned due to disability)
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
Wanted to help my community and then my parents became ill so I became involved in EMS.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
Helping my community/others
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Staffing/Volunteers, added pressures for training limiting the amount of persons who have time to volunteer for less aggressive positions. Those involved in aggressive aspects definitely need training.
Hey there! Glad you decided to join. At least it is something new to see. How are you feeling. Mark your calendar your godchilds graduation party is on June 21st at Union Fire Co. More details to follow.