Tag Archives: Hooks & Hooligans

TITLES!

TITLES What is in a title? A title defined by the dictionary is; a descriptive or distinctive appellation, especially one belonging to a person by right of rank, office, attainment. It’s something that can give a person power and authority or it can mean you have achieved the most elite status in a sport profession. In all instances the word ...

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Responder RA by Koehler Bright Star

Responder Right Angle Light by Bright Star The staff at Hooks and Hooligans has been evaluating the “Responder Right Angle” light from Koehler Bright Star, and are happy to endorse this product. Over the past six month five members have used their light in various settings to include; live fire evolution’s, simulated smoke, and on the job emergency incidents. The ...

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Job Opportunity: City of South Pasadena (FL)

The City of South Pasadena (FL) is currently accepting applications for Firefighter Paramedic.  All testing must be completed by August 29, 2016.  Starting salary is $47,549. Requires State of FL Firefighter II and Paramedic certifications.  Learn more about this opportunity on the NTN website and schedule FireTEAM and CPAT testing soon.https:///www.nationaltestingnetwork.com Hooks and Hooligans News #TRAINON #HooksandHooligans #Hooligans

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Want your kid to be a firefighter?

I was recently at a dinner party with several of my wife’s co-workers (veterinarian pharmaceuticals). Several of the guys (all veterinarians) were standing outside and reminiscing about their days in vet school and early days in veterinary practice. The conversation between them got around to, “Would you encourage your kids to become veterinarians?” It was interesting to hear them say ...

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Alachua County Fire-Rescue is Hiring Now!

Job Information ALACHUA COUNTY FIRE RESCUE P.O. BOX 5697 GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 32627 (352)374-5219 http://agency.governmentjobs.com/alachua/default.cfm Updated: February 24, 2016 Classification: Firefighter/EMT 56 or Firefighter/Paramedic 56   The Alachua County Fire Rescue is currently hiring for Firefighter/EMT 56 or Firefighter/Paramedic.  This position requires FireTEAM and a valid NTN CPAT.  Only CPATs from NTN will be accepted.  All testing must be completed by ...

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The 21st Century Firefighter’s Office: The 3 Cs and their Impact on Strategy and Tactics at Residential Structure Fires

Be wary of anyone that tries to tell you how to put out your next fire. When America Burning was published in 1973, one of the primary conclusions the report reached was that residential fires were at the root of the American fire problem, resulting in the most civilian and firefighter injuries and fatalities and property loss than any other ...

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City of Boca Raton Now Hiring!

Employment The City of Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services is accepting applications for the position of firefighter/paramedic. All applicants must be dual certified by the State of Florida as a firefighter and paramedic. The completed application must be submitted electronically; and the background packet must be submitted to:   Human Resources Department 201 West Palmetto Park Road Boca Raton, FL ...

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