J.R. Farnsworth
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Fireyladd - Chief Sharp left a comment for J.R. Farnsworth
"Welcome to Firefighter Nation JR. Its awesome you joined the group. There is lots to do, read and be involved with here. Your participation and involvement is important to us all. Chief William Sharp- Retired Brookings Fire / Rescue Living in Alaska"
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Profile Information

What State do you live in?
ID
Type of Organization
Municipal Agency
Job Function
Firefighter/Driver Operator
Years in Fire/EMS:
8
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
Chubbuck Fire Department
Years With Department/Agency
8
Dept. Web Site:
http://cityofchubbuck.us/fire-2/
Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
Power County EMS
My Training:
IFSAC Firefighter I and II, Haz-Mat Ops, and Driver-Operator. B.S. Degree in Fire Science from Purdue Global University.
About Me:
I am a passionate student of the fire service. I got my start as a paid-call firefighter and was eventually hired as a full-time firefighter in 2016. I have served in all leadership capacities for the Chubbuck Firefighters Association. I have also served as the Kaplan University Public Safety Club President where I started a monthly speaking series for students to hear advice from not only Kaplan's instructors, but from speakers with expertise in public safety. Last year I also developed a junior firefighter camp through the Idaho State University Workforce Training. I am currently working on my MBA through Purdue Global University.
Day Job:
Auto Parts Consultant for Advance Auto Parts
Relationship Status:
Married
Facebook or Other Online Profile:
http://www.facebook.com/jnkyrddogg01
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
I joined the fire/EMS services thanks to the influence of my grandfather who was a firefighter for the Pocatello Fire Department. I developed a love for serving my community through my participation in religion and in the Boy Scouts of America. I am now living my dream of helping my neighbors when they need me most.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
I love Fire/EMS because of the mentors and peers that truly understand the meaning of brotherhood.
Top Issues Facing Responders:
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Suicide. Mass Casualty incident debriefing. Cancer. Cardiac events. Leadership. Mentoring. Being progressive while still maintaining tradition.

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At 2:14pm on August 3, 2018, Fireyladd - Chief Sharp said…

Welcome to Firefighter Nation JR. Its awesome you joined the group. There is lots to do, read and be involved with here. Your participation and involvement is important to us all.
Chief William Sharp- Retired
Brookings Fire / Rescue
Living in Alaska

 
 
 

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