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Thu. Feb 1st 2018
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory responded to a smoke alarm activation at 1:37 PM; smoke alarm upstairs in the house. Upon arr...
Tue. Jan 30th 2018
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory responded to a fire alarm at 9:03 PM; lake house smoke detector; no key holder en route. Upon...
Tue. Jan 30th 2018
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory responded to a report of a brush fire at the intersection at 3:46 AM. Upon arrival, the initi...
Mon. Jan 29th 2018
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory responded at 12:32 PM to a report of a vehicle fire at the intersection of CR 1250N and CR 10...
Sat. Jan 27th 2018
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory responded to a report of illegal burning activity at 12:23 PM. Upon arrival, the IDEM burning...
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Fri. Jun 26th 2015
The Annual Department Pork Chop & Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser will be on Saturday July 4th, 2015. Prices are as...
Fri. Jun 26th 2015
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory Executive Board public meeting is the second Monday of each month at 6:45 PM a...
Thu. Dec 18th 2014
A new grass/ brush fire truck has been ordered from 1st Attack Engineering, Inc. of Waterloo, In. The bid awarded was for $10...
Sat. Jul 26th 2014
Repair parts are obtained and repairs are completed on the backup generator for the radio repeater tower on Kern Rd.
Wed. Jul 23rd 2014
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory, in an effort to increase awareness and protect our community from the dangers of carbon... Managed web hosting for Fire/EMS

The dedicated professionals of the Turkey Creek Fire Territory are currently looking for professional individuals who are interested in becoming a CAREER FIREFIGHTER/ EMT. We serve a diverse population of approximately 10,000 permanent citizens and provide mutual aid response to other surrounding agencies. Turkey Creek Fire Territory personnel train and work to provide the best emergency services available. We strive to meet every challenge with professionalism, integrity and accountability, and we will set the standard for others in our field. We provide competent and compassionate care to those in need. The Turkey Creek Fire Territory staffs 4 certified personnel per shift, along with a Fire Chief and Deputy Chief during business hours. Our Advanced Life Support ambulances are staffed with Paramedics and EMTs 24 hours a day. We work closely with our Medical Director to provide the most current, evidence-based EMS care available.

Basic Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must be a high school graduate, as evidenced by a transcript issued by an accredited high school.
  • Must possess a valid unrestricted driver's license.
  • Must be willing, if appointed, to reside within Kosciusko County or an adjoining county in Indiana.
  • Must have current Firefighter/EMT or Paramedic certification.
  • Paramedic certification without firefighter experience will be accepted.
Copies of the Following Documents are Required
  • DD214 (Armed Services Discharge if applicable)
  • Birth Certificate
  • High School Diploma
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Firefighter Certification (or Paramedic certification in lieu of)
  • EMT or Paramedic Certification
Selection Process
  • Background Investigation
  • Written Examination
  • Candidate Physical Abilities Examination
  • Psychological Examination
  • Pension (77 PERF) Physical Examination
  • Conditional Offer of Employment
Required Education
  • High School or Equivalent 


Employment Applications are Available in the File Library or may picked up in person at:


 Turkey Creek Fire Territory---Station #2                          

8138 E. McClintic Rd.                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Syracuse, In. 46567     (574)457-5507      (574)457-6917


Turkey Creek Fire Territory---Station #1                                                                                                                                                                       

402 N. Huntington St.                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Syracuse, In. 46567   (574)457-4100                                                                                                                                                                           

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