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Posted on: September 22, 2022

Billings Fire Department recruits learn about fire behavior through doll house burn

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Firefighting is about more than putting out the fire. It’s also about understanding fire behavior.

During week five of the Billings Fire Department recruit academy, all 11 recruits are excelling and eager to learn.

Billings Fire Department Engineer Craig Ri...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Billings Fire Department raises awareness around most common emergency medical call – falls

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National Falls Prevention Awareness Week is observed Sept. 18 – 24 this year, and the Billings Fire Department is using this week to bring attention to the incident that makes up 55% of its response log.  

“In Billings...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Billings Senior volleyball visits Billings Fire Station 4 to take on firefighter workout

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The Billings Senior High School varsity volleyball team went somewhere no other local high school sports team has gone before, to the fire station for a firefighter-inspired workout! 

The team's goal this year is to get involved in the community. ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Billings Fire Department welcomes 11 new recruits, 14-week academy underway

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BILLINGS – Eleven fresh faces hope to join the ranks of Billings Firefighters, completing the first week of the Billings Fire Department Recruit Academy. 
Funded in part by the Public Safety Mill Levy that Billings voters passed in 2021, the 11 ne...
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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Fire Prevention Week 2022

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Join NFPA® in celebrating the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week™ (FPW). This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape™." Fire Station Tours are back, schedule your tour today!

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Billings Fire Now Hiring Probationary Firefighters

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The Billings Fire Department is now accepting applications for Probationary Firefighter. Applicants must have passed the written examination, the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) and possess a valid CPAT card issued within the past 12 months.&nb...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

2021 Annual Report

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The Billings Fire Department is proud to present their performance of 2021. You are invited to browse the outcomes of the hard work of the men and women of the department.

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

CPSM Operational and Administrative Analysis

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From the Executive Summary:

The Center for Public Safety Management, LLC (CPSM) was retained by the City of Billings to conduct an Operational and Administrative Analysis for its fire department, including a detailed review of department operations, its in...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

911/Dispatch Center Now Hiring

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EMERGENCY SERVICES OPERATOR - HIRING POOL

This is a training position that will, upon successful completion of the (approximately 16 week) training period, lead to positions as both an emergency Call Taker and Dispatcher. Examples of daily work duties incl...

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