Congratulations to Andrew Oleksiak and Jim Carden on their promotions. Andrew, who has been with the HFD since 2005 was promoted to Lieutenant and Jim (since 2006) was promoted to Motor Engineer. Good luck to both!
Congratulations go to William Diamond who was promoted to Fire Captain of the Hamtramck Fire Department. Bill, who was serving as Lieutenant, has been with the department since September 1995 and has served the Hamtramck Firefighters Association as President.
Congratulations go to Greg McBryar who was promoted to Fire Marshal of the Hamtramck Fire Department on April 19. Greg, who was serving as Lieutenant, has been with the department since July 1990 and has served the Hamtramck Firefighters Association as President and other roles. Mike Crandall, who has been with Hamtramck Fire Department since September 1999 fills Greg’s spot as Lieutenant and Joe LaFever, with the HFD since October 2006 fills Mike’s shoes as Motor Engineer.
These promotions fill the vacancies created by the recent promotion of Paul Wilk to Fire Chief.