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 5 certified personnel per shift, along with the Fire 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
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
The Annual Department Pork Chop & Chicken Barbecue Fundraiser will be on Saturday July 4th, 2015. Prices are as follows:Chicken--$6.00 per halfPork Chops--$6.00 eachCorn on the Con--$1.00 eachWe will begin selling at approximately 10:00 AM and continue until sold out.Please enter from ...
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory Executive Board public meeting is the second Monday of each month at 6:45 PM at the Syracuse Town Hall. Everyone is invited to attend.Turkey Creek Fire Territory Executive Board Members:Kim Cates--President--Turkey Creek Township RepresentativeDen...
A new grass/ brush fire truck has been ordered from 1st Attack Engineering, Inc. of Waterloo, In. The bid awarded was for $100,865.00. There is an estimated 18 week delay from the time of order of the new Ford chassis until the time of delivery to the manufacturer. The new chassis has been orde...
Repair parts are obtained and repairs are completed on the backup generator for the radio repeater tower on Kern Rd.
The Turkey Creek Fire Territory, in an effort to increase awareness and protect our community from the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning, is providing free carbon monoxide detectors to everyone that cannot afford one. We would like to get at least one carbon monoxide detector in every r...
Dispatched for a mutual aid request with our aerial to the Milford Fire Department at the scene of a structure fire in Milford. Upon arrival, we assisted the Milford Fire Department with the control and extinguishment of the structure fire. Ladder 12-11 and personnel cleared the scene and returned t...
Dispatched for a structure fire. While enroute to the scene, mutual aid with manpower and a tanker is requested from the North Webster Fire Department. The Milford Fire Department tanker is automatically dispatched as well. Upon arrival, flames are noted at the alpha delta corner of the structure; u...
Dispatched for a fire alarm. Upon arrival of Incident Command, an alarm company technician is at the scene. The alarm company technician stated that he is working on the alarm system and that he unintentionally activated the fire alarm. He states that there is no fire. All units and personnel enrout...
Dispatched for an electric utility pole fire north of the intersection. NIPSCO utility company is requested for a response also while units and personnel were enroute. Upon arrival, the top portion of the electric distribution utility pole is noted to be burning. Vehicular traffic is detoured around...
Dispatched for a burn complaint. Upon arrival, we found a rubbish fire. Burning regulations are explained to the homeowner and the homeowner extinguished the fire. All units and personnel returned to quarters.
Have you tested your carbon monoxide detector within the last week?