Submissions for the following position can be submitted to :Singerly Fire CompanyAttn: Career Services Captain SearchPO Box 444Elkton, MD 21922The Position is open until filled.Job Title: CaptainDepartment: Career
To: Career Services Director / Career Services
coordinate, and direct the activities of the Career Services department.
safe and prompt response of first-due equipment.
and evaluate Career Services personnel to assure compliance with Singerly Fire
Company rules, regulations and standard operating guidelines.
and administer Career Services budget.
goals and priorities to meet the Career Services objectives.
all Career Services policies, rules, and regulations and supervise Career
Services personnel to ensure compliance with said.
qualified applicants and implement hiring process for successful
candidates. Schedule and coordinate new
new employees and assess on-the-job achievement.
counsel and advise Career Services personnel on performance on an on-going
basis and recommend areas of improvement.
Prepare annual evaluations.
recommendations for Career Services disciplinary action within Career Services
Career Services personnel for emergency operations by organizing and conducting
training in various operations.
documentation of training and assure required training, certifications, and
licensures are current.
approve, and submit time sheets on a regular payroll schedule.
Career Services personnel benefit programs.
Career Services schedule. Monitor
attendance and evaluate leave requests and shift exchanges.·
monthly reports to Career Services Committee and Singerly Fire Company Board of
other emergency operations and administrative duties as required.
with Career Services personnel and volunteers to fire, rescue, emergency
medical and hazardous materials incidents, based on a response profile that
identifies the most serious incidents, including multiple patients, which may
require an expanded command function.
the readiness of equipment and apparatus.
of at least NFPA Fire Office I
Maryland EMT-B or the ability to
Certify with-in 90 days of hire
at least NFPA Firefighter II
Non CDL License
in verbal and written communication.
to work well with others.
(3) years as officer in emergency services organization.
(3) years as paid EMT-B and/or firefighter.
(3) years as engine/pump operator.
(3) years of supervisory experience.
Skills, and Abilities:
in assigning, coordinating, and reviewing the work of Career Services
to plan, organize, and command Career Services department.
of principles and practices of fire suppression, fire prevention, emergency
rescue, and emergency medical services.
of the principles and practices of fire administration.
of fire, rescue, and emergency medical services incident management. Knowledge
of Career Services policies, regulations, and standard operating guidelines.
of the principles and practices of Career Services personnel administration and
in maintaining records and preparing reports.
in performing firefighting and rescue operations, and emergency medical
in operating and maintaining firefighting, rescue, and emergency medical
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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Singerly, North East, Charlestown and Rising Sun were alerted for the reported working structure fire at the Triton Marina Bar and Grill. Units enroute were advised that the Cecil County Sheriffs Office was on scene advising smoke showing. Chief 3 (Debold) arrived and establish the command requesting two additional tankers to the scene. Crews deployed and interior attack and ventilated the structure. The Maryland State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the incident.
Monday, February 2, 2015
Singerly Elected the 1st female Fire Chief in Cecil County tonight.Chief of the Department - Michele DeBoldDeputy Chief 3 - Tim PooreDeputy Chief 13 - David Meaders (Past Chief)Assistant Chief 3 - James FischerAssistant Chief 13 - Gary ArmourAssistant Chief 14 - Fred Hill (Past Chief)Captain 3 - Ken Streets (Past Chief)Captain 13 - Pete RyanCaptain 14 - Bill AyersTruck Captain 3 - Bill McCall (Past Chief)Rescue Captain 13 - John Yedinak Jr.Lieutenant 3 - Cathy FarrellLieutenant 13 - Matt PatrickLieutenant 13-1 - Jaren WhitemanLieutenant 14 - Travis MarquessSafety Officer 3 - John MayesSafety Officer 3-1 - John NormanSafety Officer 3-2 - Michael Steele (Past Chief)Safety Officer 3-3 - Joe ZuroloEMS Assistant Chief - Rob ConwayEMS Captain 3 - Jason CanteraEMS Captain 13 - Jen McClellanEMS Captain 14 - Karen PatrickEMS Lieutenant 3 - Amanda CoxEMS Lieutenant 13 - Jonathan Biggs-MooreEMS Lieutenant 14 - Alec McLennanEngineer - Mike Norman President - Phil Scott1st Vice President - Joe Zurolo2nd Vice President - John NormanSecretary - Steve HorahAsst. Secretary - Leon Alexander Sr.Membership Secretary - Jeannie MayesAsst. Membership Secretary - Lisa DurantBoard of Directors :Don Hicks (incumbent)Fred Hill (incumbent)John NormanRobert Muller
Sunday, February 1, 2015
It is with deep regret that we announce the passing
of Mr. Saverio Pulice of the Auxiliary of the Singerly Fire Company. Mr Pulice
was 92 years young and was very active with the auxiliary. We ask that you keep
his family in your thoughts during this time of grief and sorrow. A brief
history of his life and funeral services information is listed below.
Saverio "Friz" Pulice, Sr., 92, of
Elkton, MD, passed away Friday, January 30, 2015. Born in Middleton, WV on
April 30, 1922, he was the son of the late Antonio and Raffaela Marchio Pulice.
A U.S. Army veteran of WW II, Mr. Pulice had been a physical therapist at Perry
Point VA Hospital, Perryville, MD. He was a member of Elkton United Methodist
Church, Singerly Fire Company Auxiliary, Elkton, and was a life member of the
DAV. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening and canning.
Survivors include his children, Belva Kaye Potts and husband, Gerald, Sr.,
Rising Sun, MD and Saverio "Butch" Pulice and wife, Deborah,
Millsboro, DE; his loving companion, Betty Evans, Elkton, MD; brother, Anthony
Pulice, Jr., WV, grandchildren, Gerald Potts, Jr. and wife, Sharon, Elkton, MD,
Tony Potts and wife, Kathy, Port Orange, FL and Tim Pulice, Georgetown, DE and
five great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Pulice was preceded in death by his wife,
Belva, and 19 brothers and sisters.
Funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, February 5, 2015 at Elkton
United Methodist Church, 219 E. Main Street, Elkton where visitation will begin
at 10 a.m. Interment with military honors will be in Gilpin Manor Memorial
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Singerly Fire Company
Auxiliary or Elkton United Methodist Church in care of Hicks Home for Funerals,
103 W. Stockton St., Elkton, MD 21921
Any questions please contact either Chief Hill (firstname.lastname@example.org) or President Scott (email@example.com)
Friday, January 16, 2015
Singerly, Newark, Oxford and Rising Sun more alerted for the reported working structure fire. Deputy chief 13 (DeBold) arrived to find a detached garage and three sheds fully involved. The box would be reduced to engine 13 engine 9-3 and engine 813 for extension and mop up. Photos courtesy of the Cecil County Fire Blog and Aetna Hose, Hook and Ladder Company of Newark, Delaware.
Construction has started on Ambulance 394's replacement.
2014 Statistics:Fire Calls - 1334 1195 - In District 138 - Mutual AidEMS Calls - 4779 4671 - In District 108 - Mutual AidWorking Fires 21 - In District 10 - Mutual AidVehicle Extrications - 36Cardiac Arrests - 90Top 5 Fire:1. Joe Zurolo - 5372. Cathy Farrell - 2383. Michele Debold - 232 4. James McMillan - 2285. Tim Poore - 2256. Will Moncrieffe - 2137. Pete Ryan - 2138. Fred Hill - 1869. Leon Alexander Jr - 18210. James Fischer - 176Top 10 EMS1. Joe Zurolo - 5742. Mike Kurian - 5053. Alexander McLennan - 2814. Megan Dennis - 1545. Ed Cochran - 1546. Jonathan Biggs-Moore - 1467. Jason Cantera - 1458. Travis Terry - 1419. Adam Wolle - 13410. David Scarbrough - 130Top 5 Probational Members1. Travis Terry - 2872. Megan Dennis - 1983. David Scarbrough - 1494. Tyler Burchett - 1285. Travis Marquess - 115
John Denver, a past president of the Maryland State Firemen’s Association, joined the ranks as a probationary member of the Singerly Fire Company in 1968. Over the decades, he served the company in many positions, and two years ago he served as in the senior leadership position with the State Association.In this session with the Singerly Listening Station, an oral history project of the Elkton Fire Department, John shares his stories about the company. This is a brief outtake from a much longer interview, which is being archived for future projects and research purposes.
Singerly Listening Station - John Denver
It is with deep sorrow and regret that we announce the passing of life member Steven T. Foster Sr. We ask that you keep him and his family in your prayers. Below is the obituary posted in the News Journal for information on Steve's life, as well as the date and time of the services. Stephen Talley Foster, Sr., 66, of Elkton, MD, died Friday, November 21, 2014. Born inElkton on August 22, 1948, he was the son of the late H. Ernest Foster Sr. and VirginiaPurdie Marcus. Mr. Foster was a 23 veteran of the U.S. Air Force achieving the rank of Sr. Master Sgt. Following his military career, he worked at the Washington DC Metro and was currently the hardware manager at Lowe's, Middletown , DE where he had been employed since 2003. Mr. Foster was a life member of Singerly Fire Company and was past Commander of American-Legion Cecil Post 15, Elkton. He enjoyed spending time with his wife, Sharon and going to the beach and time with his trusted dog, Jersey. Survivors include his wife, Sharon Reed Foster; children, Tammy Cox, Elkton, MD, Stephen T. Foster, Jr., Glen Burnie, MD, Kelley Benson, Etters, PA and Michael R.Bledsoe, Hockessin, DE; siblings, Judy Tanner, Elkton, MD, Michael Foster, Chesapeake City, MD and Cynthia Foster, Chestertown, MD; six grandchildren and a great granddaughter. In addition to his parents, Mr. Foster was preceded in death by his brother H. Ernest Foster, Jr. Funeral service will be held at 12 noon, Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton St., Elkton, MD. Interment with military honors will be in Cherry Hill Methodist Cemetery, Cherry Hill, MD. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project , P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517
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