Retained Firefighters

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Fire And Rescue NSW - Organisation
... Permanent Stations A permanent firefighter is a full-time firefighter ... Permanent firefighters work in a fire station as part of a platoon ... platoons on rotating shifts each containing at least 3 firefighters of various ranks, plus a Station Officer ...
Retained Firefighter - Role Within The Community
... Many people choose to become retained firefighters to serve the community in which they live ... The Retained Duty System operates exactly in the same way as the full-time service ... In the UK, retained firefighters are responsible for undertaking community fire safety work alongside their full-time colleagues ...
Retained Firefighter
... A retained firefighter, also known as a Firefighter working the Retained Duty System (RDS), RDS Firefighter, part-time firefighter or on-call firefighter, in the United Kingdom and Ireland is a professional ... When required to answer an emergency call, retained firefighters are summoned to the fire station by a radio pager (also known as a "bleeper") ... Because of this, retained firefighters are required to live or work near to the fire station they serve ...

Famous quotes containing the word retained:

    He degraded himself by the vice of drinking, which, together with a great stock of Greek and Latin, he brought away with him from Oxford and retained and practised ever afterwards.
    Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl Chesterfield (1694–1773)