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Telecommunicator Telecommunicator Job Opening
Orland Central Dispatch is Now Accepting Applications for the position of Telecommunicator (Full-Time/Part-Time).
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Local Heritage Exhibit Local Heritage Exhibit
The Orland Park History Museum has a very special event highlighting the history of Orland area firefighting.
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EMS News EMS News
The OFPD takes pride in the services provided to the communities of Orland Park, Orland Hills, and Orland Township.
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CERT Graduation CERT Course
The OFPD held its first training class offering emergency response training to members of the public.
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Life Savor William Bonner Life Saving Award
The OFPD honored Chicago Police Officer Sgt. Cindy Guerra for her role in saving the life boy from drowning.
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Kids Camp 2016 Kids’ Fire & Life Safety Camp
The Orland Fire Protection District held their Annual Kid’s Fire & Life Safety camp on July 12th-July 15th.
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Capuano Dedication of Fire Truck to MVCC
In honor of FF Capuano, the OFPD presented a fire truck to the Moraine Valley’s Fire Science Academy.
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Super Bowl Champ Super Bowl Champ Visits the OFPD
It was just a regular day at the office until a Super Bowl 50 Champ Michael Schofield dropped in to see his dad.
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red R.I.P. Don Piscitello
The OFPD is saddened by the death of one of our own—a very caring and compassionate retiree, Don Piscitello.
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red June Promotional Ceremony
Firefighters Russ Ricobene and Brian Myhre were appointed to Engineer by Fire Commissioner Craig Schmidt.
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red June Awards Night
The OFPD held an Awards Night to present Years of Service Awards and Unit Commendations on June
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red EMS Appreciation Luncheon
The OFPD celebrated our outstanding EMS providers and other local EMS providers with 3 days of barbecues.
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red Chief Fire Officer Certification
On May 26, Chief Schofield, BC Bonnar, BC Cinquepalmi, and BC Ferro received their Chief Fire Officer certification.
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red New Fire Chief!
Michael Schofield was sworn in as Fire Chief on 3/29/16 by Orland Mayor Daniel McLaughlin.
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Congrats Pat Congratulations Pat!
Pat Stadnicki retired from the Orland Fire Protection District after 20 years of service. She will be missed!
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Swearing-In 2015 Recruits Swearing-In Ceremony
Congratulations to the recruits who successfully completed the OFPD’s 2015 Training Academy and probationary period.
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