Sub Officer George Burns has recently been promoted to Station Officer within the Operations Department at the Gibraltar Fire and Rescue Service (GFRS).

Station Officer Burns will be taking up his duties as line manager for White Watch.

Burns joined the Organisation on the 4th September 2001. He is an advanced diving instructor, responsible for the organisation’s diving section, and has proved instrumental when ensuring our emergency preparedness in this line of work. He has attended a wide range of local and overseas courses that have equipped him with the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to be able to develop into a sound operational decision maker.

The GFRS have said they would like to wish Station Officer Burns the best of luck when leading and mentoring his crews through this new phase in his career.