Nick Mrzlak, Battalion Chief
Nick started working for the Farmington Fire Department in 1998. He progressed through the ranks of Firefighter, Engineer, and Captain. In 2009 he assumed the position of Battalion Chief and is currently assigned to A-Shift.
He is responsible for operations on A- Shift and serves as incident commander at significant incidents covering a range of disciplines. He is a member of the Technical Rescue Team and Farmington Police Department SWAT Team.
Nick is from Southern Colorado, he served as a Navy Hospital Corpsman
then returned to the Four Corners to work and volunteer as a firefighter
and paramedic in Cortez, Durango and Farmington. He instructs fire
science and emergency medical classes for San Juan College. He is also
the State Operations Coordinator for Team Rubicon a volunteer disaster