Chief announces firefighter promotions

“I would like to take the opportunity to recognize three of our highly valued and respected staff members for their focus and drive to meet the requirements necessary for promotion within the Susanville Fire Department,” said James Moore, the city of Susanville’s fire chief. Moore announced the following promotions.

Firefighter II, Andrew Jarrett has been promoted to fire apparatus engineer. Jarrett has been with the department just over four years and manages the department’s fleet repairs and public education program.

Firefighter II, Dale Johnson has been promoted to fire apparatus engineer. Johnson has also been with the department just over four years and manages the departments SCBA and safety equipment maintenance/repair program.

Fire apparatus engineer, Leon Myers has been promoted to fire captain. Myers has been with the department just shy of 10 years and manages the departments radio maintenance/repair and social media site.

Moore said, “The members of the Susanville Fire Department continue to show commitment and strive for excellence in the service to our community.”