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Do any US departments offer opportunities to come and work with them for firefighters from oversees?
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I'm a fully qualified firefighter in the UK, Im enquiring as to whether any US departments will allow firefighters from oversees to come and work with them for a short period of time, unpaid, purely…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Elliot Belote Feb 4, 2012.


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Lives in:
South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Reductions of staffing and engines due to government cutbacks.
Professional Qualifications:
Fully qualified Firefighter
My names joe, I work for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue which covers England's 5th largest city, Sheffield. My service has 21 stations across the county, I work at Sheffield Central. Myself and the guys on my crew are currently the 2011 UK National SCBA champions after winning a competition at the Fire Service College.

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