Anyone who's wanted to be a firefighter has a chance now in Farmington Hills.
The Farmington Hills Fire Department hosts an informational meeting 7 p.m., Wednesday, June 21, at Farmington Hills Fire Station #5, located at 31455 W. Eleven Mile Road (at the southwest corner of Eleven Mile and Orchard Lake Roads on the Farmington Hills City Hall campus).
The Farmington Hills Fire Department is seeking candidates for the position of paid-on-call fire fighter. This is a part-time, paid position within the department officials say offers many rewards.
Paid-on-call fire fighters typically respond to emergencies in the evenings and on weekends. Once trained, they are part of the highly acclaimed Farmington Hills Fire Department and will respond to medical emergencies, extinguish fires, participate in fire prevention activities, receive continuous training, and enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from helping others in the community.
For more information, contact the Farmington Hills Fire Department at 248-871-2800 or Fire Captain James Donovan at 248-331-7337.
Farmington Hills fire fighters recently participated in a live training burn exercise to practice firefighting techniques and strategies learned in the classroom.(Photo: Courtesy City of Farmington Hills)