Welcome to the Skokie Firefighters Local #3033 Website. Since 1987 we have been recognized as the official bargaining unit for eighty seven (87) Firefighters/Paramedics and Eighteen (18) Lieutenants. We are affiliated members of the Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois (AFFI) as well as the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Our first collective bargaining agreement was ratified in February of 1988 and to this day we continue to negotiate the member’s wages, hours and conditions of employment.
The Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois is pleased to announce the 2019 scholarship opportunity for dependents of AFFI members. The AFFI will award three (3) $1000 scholarships and four (4) $500 scholarships to eligible AFFI dependents for the 2019 Fall Semester. The scholarship will be paid directly to the school and may be applied to tuition, fees, books, …
Fire Fighters’ Tips for Surviving a Tornado The safest place to be in the event of a tornado is an underground shelter – such as a basement – advises Skokie Local 3033 fire fighters. If you don’t have a basement, pick a small, windowless interior room or hallway on the lowest level.
We love serving the Skokie community and we seek to giveback.
On occasion you may see us on the street holding out a boot. Currently we are filling the boot for the MDA to help fight muscular dystrophy. Our last MDA boot drive Nov. 2018 we raised $12,470 dollars. We thank you for your support.