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City of Auburn Gets Firefighter Grant

While places like Nevada City and the Higgins Fire District are struggling to fund firefighters, the City of Auburn is looking to fill three positions. City of Auburn Public Safety Director John Ruffcorn says the jobs are funded through a federal ‘SAFER’ grant…

Listen to John Ruffcorn 1

These positions will assist with fire suppression, medical emergencies, rescues, inspections, building and ground maintenance, fire prevention activities, and public education. And Ruffcorn says you don’t have to be a full-fledged firefighter to apply…

Listen to John Ruffcorn 2

Applications are available on the city’s website (<http://auburn.ca.gov>). The deadline to apply in September 21.

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