Ishpeming firefighters recruited

ISHPEMING — The Ishpeming Fire Department is putting out a recruitment call In conjunction with Fire Prevention Week.

According to an IFD press release, anyone who has considered becoming a volunteer firefighter is encouraged to stop by the Ishpeming Fire Department at 100 S. Lake St. from 6-7:30 p.m. Monday.

“If you’ve ever thought about becoming a volunteer firefighter and don’t have an idea what it takes to become one, here’s your opportunity to find out,” the release states.

IFD firefighters will be available to answer questions give interested individuals the opportunity to look at the facilities.

The opportunity is open to anyone 18 years of age or older with a high school diploma, GED or equivalent who is in good physical condition.

No experience is required, the release states. Training is provided for State of Michigan Certification.