Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Mercer County Sheriff's Department
FFI, FFII, FIRE OFFICER I, HAZ-MAT TECH, BOMB TECH. ASST., SAFETY OFFICER, ARSON I, ARSON II, ARSON III, SWAT CERTIFIED, EMT-B, LEADERSHIP II, PICO, STICO, Wildland firefighter.
In 2001 I started my emergency services career at the Matoaka Vol fire Department. I moved up the ranks to Health & Safety Officer in 2003. In 2004 I received my EMT-B certification while I was in the WV State Police Academy.
I have been in Law Enforcement since 2003 and joined the Mercer County Sheriff's Department in 2004. I have been part of the Princeton Rescue Squad through the 1st responder program at the fire department since 2004 and this year I became a part-time employee.
I have also went to Montana in 2003 as a wildland firefighter.
MERCER COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I wanted to give back ti my community and honestly, I am an adrenaline junky.
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