FIRE BOARD
AT A GLANCE  

Work Shop/Open
Meeting
O
ctober 12, 2016
6:00 p.m.


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Open meetings held
2nd Wednesday each
month
Buckskin Fire Department
8500 Riverside Drive,
Parker, AZ
ABOUT US           PUBLIC EDUCATION            TRAINING           GRANTS       APPLICATION
             Welcome and thank you
              for visiting our website.

Buckskin Fire Department is a diverse,
vibrant and progressive organization.
We have well trained dive and rope
rescue teams prepared for search and
rescue calls. Our EMT's, Paramedics, and
Firefighters continually train to provide the
community with excellent emergency
services.

I hope that you will find the material on
these pages regarding our emergency
services both informational and helpful.
Chief's Message
Chief Chris Chambers
Visitors' Cell PhoneTip: Use alternate emergency #
When visiting our area
Call 1-888-818-4911
for local dispatch in Parker area
If visiting frequently - program your cell phone.
Buckskin Fire Department
Parker, AZ
On the "Parker Strip"
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August
Response Report
IN THE NEWS

The Buckskin Fire Department was awarded more than $2.6
million to help maintain or increase firefighters, and comply
with national standards.
The department was awarded the $2,648,852 by the Federal
Emergency Management Agency’s
Staffing for Adequate Fire
and Emergency Reponse (SAFER)
grant on August 28, 2016.
BFD Chief Chris Chambers said that it is a competitive grant in
a news release.
The goal of SAFER is to enhance the local fire department’s
abilities to comply with staffing, response and operational
standards established by the National Fire Protection
Association.
Click here for full story from Parker Pioneer
Hiring Announcement
Firefighter/EMT Positions
for 2 year term
as per SAFER Grant contract.
Must have AZ Firefighter I & II or
equivalent at time of hire.
Please read Eligibility
Requirements and Job
Description in
Employment
Opportunity Announcement.
Submit completed employment
application to:
bfd11@buckskinfiredepartment.com
Applications must be received by
3:00 p.m. AZ time
December 30,2015
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Jan 3: 8:00 a.m. Written Test            
Physical Agility immediately following
Jan 4: Oral Interviews                      
Jan 5: Oral Interviews (if more time   
is needed by staff)
Final Interview with Fire Chief
to be determined
Boat Accidents
Brush Fires
Bt. 1 Medical Aid
Dispatch Error
Dive Calls
False Alarm
Fire Alarm
Medical Aid
Motorcycle Accident
Non Transport
Public Assist
Snake Abatement
Structure Fire
Vehicle Accidents
Watercraft Accident
1
15
2
1
3
2
2
37
1
1
16
4
1
3
1
TOTAL RESPONSES
90