Profile

Matt Read


Matt was hired to the career staff full-time in August of 2016 and is currently assigned to the C-Platoon. Prior to coming to Christiana, he was a Career FF/EMT for the Camden-Wyoming Fire Company.

 

In 2008, Matt joined the Seaford Volunteer Fire Department where he has previously held the positions of Lieutenant and Captain. Matt is currently serving as the Assistant Chief, and is tasked with managing the department's fire, rescue, and apparatus operator training programs.  

 

Matt also works part-time as an instructor for the Delaware State Fire School, teaching the self contained breathing apparatus and firefighter self survival classes. 

 

Matt holds the certifications of Pro Board Firefighter I, Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Fire Instructor I, Fire Instructor II, and has completed the Delaware Fire Officer I and II programs. 

 

Matt has been awarded a unit citation as crew of  Ladder 12 that rescued several people from a working building fire.



Photo Of The Day

Sta. 12 Building Progress

Alarm Stats

Jan 331
July 0
Feb 302
Aug 0
Mar 0
Sep 0
Apr 0
Oct 0
May 0
Nov 0
Jun 0
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2019 - 633
2018 - 3797
2017 - 3574
2016 - 3363

EMS Stats

Jan 886
July 0
Feb 831
Aug 0
Mar 0
Sep 0
Apr 0
Oct 0
May 0
Nov 0
Jun 0
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2019 - 1717
2018 - 11099
2017 - 10722
2016 - 10248

Employment

Christiana Fire Company is looking for responsible and reliable people.