Mathew Boonie

Position Profession
Firefighter & Engineer Automotive Technician
13 years as a firefighter
13 years with Trafford
Married 10 years with 4 kids and 2 dogs. 
About Hobbies
Mat is a Volunteer Firefighter for Trafford Fire Co No 1. Motorcycles, Camping, Outdoors, Adventures with my kids, and being around Firetrucks.
Why did you become a Firefighter?
I became a firefighter because I had a desire to help people. I didn’t want to be a bystander, I wanted to be trained to help others in the community. 
Favorite thing about being a Firefighter?
Being part of a like-minded team of people who have the same desire and drive to help the community that I do. 

Firefighter I
Driver Operator – Pumper
Emergency Medical Technician
Landing Zone Safety
Water Rescue Awareness
Basic Vehicle Rescue
Hazardous Materials Operations
Hazardous Materials Awareness
Northfolk Southern Rail Safety Emergency Response
Flashover Recognition and Survival
Pump Operations I (Pump Ops 1)
Pump Operations II (Pump Ops 2)
Emergency Vehicle Operator Training