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Union Fire Co. #1 wishes to congratulate FF Scott Taylor on completing his probationary membership. Scott is now an Active Member and came to us as a trained firefighter. He has already been contributing greatly to our company.
In an effort to maintain our skills our station held a live burn drill the morning 4/23/2016 at the Burlington County Emergency Services Training Center in Westampton. We utilized the Class “A” building which has burn racks for straw to simulate fire and smoke conditions. Firefighters practiced short staffing scenarios in which they worked in teams […]
Earlier this year our station constructed three training props that would allow us to execute the Pittsburgh Drill. The Pittsburgh Drill is a physically demanding drill in which a team of firefighters must follow a hoseline to a downed firefighter (in our case Rescue Randy stood in). The crew must then rescue that firefighter by […]
Fire District #1 Election is tomorrow Saturday February 20th from 2 PM until 9 PM. Voting will take place at the Union Fire Company 18 New Street Crosswicks. Don’t forget to come out and vote.
Union Fire Company #1 is actively seeking new volunteers! Benefits of volunteering include but aren’t limited to training as a firefighter (which carries with it college credits), rewards for service, access to an onsite fitness center, a sense of community pride, and most importantly a sense of belonging to an extended family of volunteers! If […]
As part of our regular training program at Station 261 we held a live fire training drill at the Burlington County Emergency Service Training Center on 9/12/15. Firefighters are required to participate in a minimum of 24 hours of live fire training per year according to the New Jersey Division of Fire Safety. We strive […]
We are pleased to announce the return of FF/EMT William Mills. William has come back to serve our District after gaining years of invaluable experience in South Carolina. William has previously served as both a career staff member and volunteer, we are happy to say WELCOME HOME!
The Chesterfield-Hamilton Fire District No. 1 is seeking qualified applicants for the position of career Firefighter/EMT. Applicants must possess the following minimum qualifications: NJDFS Firefighter One NJDFS Incident Management Level One NJDHSS Emergency Medical Technician – Basic NJMVC Driver’s License Applicants are required to have a clear criminal history, driving record, and be eligible […]
CHFD #1 and Union Fire Co #1 would like to congratulate FF/EMT Drew Tilton on his appointment to the Career Staff! FF/EMT Tilton joins us from Midway Beach Fire Rescue in South Carolina. He started his fire service career as a volunteer with Union Fire Co #1 here in Crosswicks so we’d also like to […]
Chesterfield-Hamilton Fire District No. 1 would like to wish the best of luck to FF/EMT Brian Clarke on his new endeavor with Mercer County Emergency Services Communication Center. FF Clarke was hired in November of 2007 and his 6 years of service as a career firefighter with the CHFD#1 are much appreciated. Brian we look forward […]