Laramie County Fire District #1 seeking college students for residency program

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (RELEASE) - Laramie County Fire District #1 is seeking college students for its residency program. Applicants selected will receive free tuition for four semesters of college and books. Free room and board is also provided.

A two-year commitment is required to be a part of this program. Students must be enrolled in college and be working toward either a Fire Science or EMS related degree.

“This is a unique opportunity for someone,” said Division Chief, Stephen Kaiser, “With so many colleges offering degrees online, this gives someone the opportunity to work a flexible schedule, gaining experience, while earning a degree and graduating debt free.”

The work schedule is two days on shift and four days off. LCFD #1 is currently looking for up to four resident positions. LCFD #1 has the highest call volume in the county and offers unlimited training for free in a variety of topics: hazmat, rope rescue, technical rescue, hazardous materials.

The deadline to apply is August 1, 2019.

For more information contact Division Chief, Stephen Kaiser at 307-256-2024.