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Jeremy Perrien
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  • Blodgett, MO
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Maintaining the Aggressive Firefighter

September 20, 2018I can't tell you how often I have heard, "This is the way it has always been done." Does this mean they are unable to make any other decisions when faced with an emergency? Every…Continue

Started Sep 24, 2018


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Scott County Rural Fire District
Fire Chief
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Volunteer fire department
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Recruitment and Retention and outdated Apparatus
I joined the Miner Fire Department in May of 2000 and worked as a firefighter until 2009, In 2001 I worked fulltime for the South Scott County Ambulance District until June of 2008. In July of 2009 I was hired by the Scott County Rural Fire Protection District where I was promoted to the position of Fire Chief in 2010.

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A Job or a Title

                                    A Job or a Title?

A job or a title is a question that should go through a chief’s mind when hiring in new folks or promoting, are they here for the job or are they here for the title, we all know some of the t-shirt and badge glory boys, right?

The fire service takes a big hit on this subject from many different points, the folks that actually want to be a…


Posted on December 27, 2018 at 12:41pm

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