Channel 8 KLKN-TV Salutes The Firefighter of the Month for December

Channel 8 KLKN-TV and Lincoln Mattress and Furniture congratulate the December Firefighter of the Month, Firefighter/Paramedic Francisco Martinez.

Francisco started his 11 year career with Lincoln Fire & Rescue on 10-25-93 as a recruit Firefighter. He was assigned as Firefighter to E8A on 12/15/93, and promoted to FF/medic on 4/30/97 to E1A. He has served at various stations throughout his career, and is currently stationed at Station 5, Engine 5 on C shift.

FF/Pmedic Martinez is the Firefighter of the Month, for his work ethic, fire service knowledge, and the dedication he has put forth in his work and to the citizens of Lincoln.  FF/Medic Martinez received the Unit Performance Award for a team rescue of a victim at the AGP Elevator.  He can be relied upon to effectively protect the safety of the citizens and Fire Department personnel during emergency operations. He has attended numerous training programs and continuing education opportunities, to ensure that he possesses up to date paramedic and fire service knowledge including, Hazardous materials training, and Emergency Response to Terrorism.

FF/Medic Francisco Martinez is quiet in nature, but can always be relied upon to get the job done. . Congratulations for being the December Firefigther of the Month.