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The Sycamore Fire Department is accepting applications for two (2) Paid on Call Firefighter – Intern positions

Applications will be accepted beginning Monday, December 2, 2019 and ending Friday, January 10, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. Application packets are available Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 P.M. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 P.M. at the Sycamore Fire Department, Fire Station #1, 535 DeKalb Avenue, Sycamore, IL  60178.

Applications must be picked up in person and returned to the Sycamore Fire Department, Fire Station #1, 535 DeKalb Avenue, Sycamore, IL  60178 by January 10, 2019 no later than 4:00 P.M. Select the link here for the the requirements of this position offering.

Applications will not be accepted by e-mail or mail.  If there are any questions regarding the application or selection process please call 815-895-4514 during business hours.

Fire Department Annual Reports

FY 2019 Annual Report

FY 2018 Annual Report

FY2017 Annual Report

FY2016 Annual Report

FY2015 Annual Report

FY2014 Annual Report

FY2013 Annual Report

FY2012 Annual Report

Fire Department Strategic Plan

Sycamore Fire Department Strategic Plan 2015 PDF

Press Releases

2019

November 27, 2019 – 1144 S. Somonauk Street Fire

November 19, 2019 – Red Wreath Press Release

November 4, 2019 – Daylight savings time with the Sycamore Fire Department

October 8, 2019 – Open House 10/19/19 Announcement

October 3, 2019 – Keyless Ignition Vehicle Safety

July 11, 2019 – Sycamore Cooling Centers

June 1, 2019 – 16188 Barber Greene Road Fire

May 20, 2019 – Bayer Fund Grant Award

May 13, 2019 – Country Financial Grant Award

April 5, 2019 – 1319 Janet Street Fire

April 1, 2019 – Outdoor Warning Sirens

January 2, 2019  – Red Wreath Program Report

2018

December 19, 2018 – 115 Vista Terrace Fire

November 26, 2018 – Warming Centers City of Sycamore

November 19, 2018 – Red Wreath Program Press Release

October 22, 2018 – Sycamore Fire Preservation Co. Pancake Breakfast 11/10/18

October 1, 2018 – Fire Prevention Week Announcement beginning 10/7/18

October 1, 2018 – Open House 10/20/18 Announcement

August 31, 2018 – FEMA AFG Grant Award

August 6, 2018 – Enbridge Energy Partners Grant Award

August 1, 2018 – 1515 Brickville Road Fire

July 17, 2018 – Homeowner Fire Safety Tips

June 15, 2018 – Sycamore Cooling Centers

April 13, 2018 – City of Sycamore Outdoor Early Warning Sirens (EWS)

April 13, 2018 – Severe Weather Terms and Definitions

March 6, 2018 –  Sycamore Residential Knox Box Loan Program

March 2018 – Clothes Dryer Safety

February 27, 2018 – 492 John Marshall Lane fire

January 2, 2018 – Red Wreath Report

January 2, 2018 – Winter Weather Safety

2017

December 28, 2017 – Adopt A Hydrant

December 14, 2017 – Sycamore Warming Centers and Winter Weather Preparedness

November 21, 2017 – Red Wreath Press Release

November 7, 2017 – Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

November 1, 2017 – Daylight Saving Time – Also Life Saving Time

October 12, 2017 – CANCELLED Fire Station #2 Open House

October 2, 2017 – Fire Station #2 Open House

October 2, 2017 – What to do when your smoke alarm sounds

September 6, 2017 – 9/11 Ceremony Press Release

August 11, 2017 – FEMA AFG Grant Award

July 10, 2017 – Is Your Address Easily Visible At All Hours?

June 28, 2017 – Monsanto Fund Grant Award

June 7, 2017 – Recreational Fires Safety

June 6, 2017 – 311 E Lincoln Street Fire Investigation follow-up

June 5, 2017 – 333 Swanson Road Fire

June 3, 2017 – 311 E Lincoln Street Fire

March 1, 2017 – Pull To The Right When You See An Emergency Vehicle

February 1, 2017 – Big Fires Start Small

January 6, 2017 – Allstate Foundation 2016 Helping Hands in the Community Grant Award

2016

December 16, 2016 – 307 N Main Street house fire

December 12, 2016 – Sycamore Warming Centers

November 15, 2016 – Red Wreath Program Announcement

November 3, 2016– Change Your Clocks Change Your Batteries

November 1, 2016 – Sycamore Fire Preservation Company Pancake Breakfast 11/12/16

October 30, 2016 – 1847 S. Somonauk Street House Fire

October 26, 2016 – 974 W. State Street House Fire

October 1, 2016 – Every smoke alarm has an expiration date

August 19, 2016 – Fire Safety Magnet Program Scam

August 2, 2016 – Kitchen Safety

July 11, 2016 – Recreational Fire Safety

June 1, 2016 – Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals

May 19, 2016 – New Fire Engine Unveiling Ceremony Planned

May 4, 2016 – Know What’s Below Before You Dig

April 13, 2016 – It’s Severe Weather Season

February 5, 2016 – Big Fires Start Small

January 17, 2016 – Structure Fire on Perry Court

January 14, 2016 – Keyless Ignition

January 2, 2016 – Red Wreath Report

January 1, 2016    Winter Weather Preparedness