Every fall firefighters must demonstrate fitness readiness by completing an annual Task Performance Test. The test consists of several componets simulating common tasks that are encountered on a structure fire. The test is performed in full turnouts while wearing an SCBA (compressed air) and must be completed in 4 minutes and 4 seconds. Park City […]
Several firefighters from Park City Fire District and Wasatch Fire District are participating in week long rope rescue tech certification class taught by PCFD instructors. Rope rescue tech is an intensive class that teaches skills required by fire department rescue teams. Skills taught: Equipment selection, inspection, and maintenance Knots Anchors Patient packaging Belay techniques Lowering […]
Park City fire District began a hot load program, 2 years ago, with Airmed. The goal of the program is to reduce scene times for critical patients. In the past, PCFD crews have waited on scene of Airmed to arrive, sometimes delaying patient transport to a Trauma One center. PCFD has four designated landing zones […]
Park City Fire Station 34 was built in 1987. It sits directly across from Deer Valley Resort’s Silver Lake Lodge in upper Deer Valley and houses four firefighters. This station’s primary response area includes upper Deer Valley and Empire Canyon. The location is key for response and access to the Deer Valley area. Chief Bob […]
PCFD Firefighters have been participating in wildland training. This is the time of year to get out the gear and the tactics in order to be prepared for the upcoming season. During this training they practiced the progressive hose lay. A hose lay in which double shutoff wye (Y) valves are inserted in the main […]
PCFD Recruit Academy #15 Aerial and truck ops training on Truck 36. Week 5 of recruit academy the recruits are working on firefighter basics. Turnouts, Hydrant, Search, Evolutions, Ropes, Webbing and knots, Offensive exterior fire attack.
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Open Burn Window Begins March 30 A reminder that open burns in incorporated areas are limited to two seasonal windows and on approved burning days. The first window is from March 30 through May 30. The second window is from September 15 through October 30. Burn permits are required! You can obtain a burn permit […]
PCFD’s new Fire Recruits are participating for our 16-week for PCFD Fire Recruit Academy #15. It will be grueling mentally and physically, but they will be trained by the finest to be the finest and to serve those who live in, work in, visit, or pass through our great city. Good luck Recruit Class!
PCFD implemented a fulltime non-firefighter EMT program. In this newresponse model, two AEMT ambulances will be staffed for 12 hours dailyduring peak transports times. This model keeps firefighters and paramedicswithin the PCFD area and allows a hiring pipeline for new firefighters. Wehired 8 AEMTs who completed a 40-hour orientation course, and all 8started working 12-hour […]
Park City Fire District Fire Station 34 Request for Proposal For Construction Management and General Contractor Service RFP #2022-02-09-PCFD purchasing.utah.gov/currentbids