The Piqua Fire Department has presented Scott Grigsby with the 2020 Firefighter of the Year award stating he comes to work with a great attitude and is one of the first to volunteer for a project or assignment. Grigsby is always very helpful to people in need and very much appreciated as a member of Piqua Fire.
Grigsby stated, “I honestly was not expecting to receive this award. I am so thankful for the people I work with and for my officers for choosing me to win the award. It means a lot to me and my family to be recognized as the City of Piqua Firefighter of the Year.”
Grigsby joined the department in 2017 and has a passion for fire services. The department views him as an asset who is very dedicated, hardworking, easy to get along with, and an exceptional leader.
Each year the Piqua Fire Department awards one firefighter as Firefighter of the Year based on five criteria: Leadership, Professionalism, Work Attitude, Job Performance, and Cooperation with Peers, Supervisors, and the Public. Each member votes for the firefighter they feel best exemplifies the qualities needed to represent the department.