Within the City of North Platte Fire Department, all shift personnel works a rotating set of days that they are on and/or off shift. Each shift (A-B-C) is on duty 24 hours, off duty 24 hours for five shifts and then on day #10 the respective shift gets 6 full days off. Our department is a combination department consisting of 39 paid shift personnel and 21 volunteer personnel. At present, our career staff includes 18 Advanced Life Support Paramedics, 1 EMT-Intermediate, 1 EMT-Advanced, and 19 Basic Life Support EMT’s. Within the City of North Platte Fire Department, we have a long standing history and tradition of providing high quality, professional service to our beloved community. This service is the result of individuals dedicating themselves selflessly to the service of others.