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Bobby Eckert

Bobby is a second generation Fireman from Collingswood, NJ, starting out as a junior at age 14. In 2006, after four years as a career Firefighter/ EMT, he left Collingswood to pursue a career in the Camden Fire Department.

Bobby was assigned to Engine #9 for his first four years and did a year in Ladder 1 before being laid off in 2011. After returning from the layoff, he was assigned to Squad 7, the city’s busiest suppression unit. He remained there for five years until his promotion to Captain in February 2016.

Bobby is a Pro Board Level II Instructor and has instructed at the county level for several years. He is currently wrapping up a B.S. in Public Safety Administration from Neumann University. Bobby is assigned to Engine #1 at Fire Headquarters.