Thread: Years of service awards
02-02-2003, 01:28 PM #1
- Join Date
- Apr 2002
Years of service awards
I am looking to see what some other departments give there members for their years of service. At my department you get a pin for every five years and a wall clock when they retire
02-02-2003, 02:44 PM #2
- Join Date
- Jul 2000
- Dieppe, New Brunswick
We get a leaf to place on your tunique & when you retire, the Assocation usually buys something to the member.Joel
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02-02-2003, 11:35 PM #3
We give a plaque for every 5 years of service.(5,10,15,20,25, etc)
We have given a plaque for however many years after 10 when they quit or move onto a full time dept IF they leave in good standing. For the past 2 chiefs who retired the Association purchased gold "retired chief" badges for them.
Altoona Fire Rescue
02-03-2003, 06:18 PM #4
As we are a paid-on call service, a bounty is paid on completion of 10, 15, 20 & 25 (the maximum we can do),years service. The payment runs from around £500 up to £2000 on completion of your final year. After that comes retirement and in exchange for handing back your pager you get a framed certificate from the Chief in recognition of your years of service.United Kingdom branch, IACOJ.
02-03-2003, 06:48 PM #5
Everyone gets a framed certificate and years of service pin for every five years. Usually when someone leaves/retires, depending on how long he/she has been on, we will get them some kind of gift.
When my dad retired after 23 years, he was given his helmet, with a gold leaf parade front, a plque with is badge and name pin mounted on it, and a plaque with his years of service and an axe on it. When my brother left after 10 years, he was given his helmet and a plaque with city patch, emt patch, his badge, name pin, and years of service pin.
02-03-2003, 06:56 PM #6I am looking to see what some other departments give there members for their years of service. At my department you get a pin for every five years and a wall clock when they retire
At Retirement, the city Pays for a Retirement party and our Association pays for a Shadow Box with momentos collected over the years including all thier Badges that is given to the emplyee.
We also give each retireee a life membership to the association and are always envited to all of our association parties and functions.Front line since 1983 and still going strong
02-04-2003, 05:15 PM #7
- Join Date
- Apr 1999
- Cypress Creek, Houston TX
OK I guess I dont know everything like I thought I did! What is a tunique?
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