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On-Site Recruitment September 27: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors


The New York State Department of Labor and New York City Fire Department will present an On-Site Recruitment for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors on Friday, September 27, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bronx Workforce 1 Career Center, 400 E. Fordham Road, 7th Floor, (Classroom #1), Bronx, N.Y. 10458.

PositionsModern "Three-in-One" motor fire-engine., Digital ID 1569877, New York Public Library

  • Firefighter
  • EMTs and Paramedics
  • Fire Protection Inspector

Job Requirements

In order to take the exam to become a NYC Firefighter, you MUST:

Be at least 17 1/2 years old by the end of application period and under 29 years of age at the beginning of the application period; and

File an application to take the firefighter exam. Applications will be available to the public upon actual release of the Notification of Examination.


Base Salary: $43,074; after five years $99,104.



Public Transportation to 400 E. Fordham Road (Entrance at 400 Webster Ave.):
Buses: BX9, BX12, BX15, BX22, BX41 or BX55 (to Fordham Rd/Webster Ave. Hub)
Subway: 4, B, D (to Fordham Rd. station)
Train: Metro North (to Fordham Rd. station)

Equal Opportunity Employer Program

Auxilary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

For information on education and employment, please visit Job Search Central at 188 Madison Avenue and 34th Street.


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Awesome Opportunity

Hopefully anyone aspiring to be a firefighter or EMT shows up to the event tomorrow, this is an amazing opportunity and a great opportunity to meet someone that could impact the outcome of your career.

To be a firefighter is a very

To be a firefighter is a very noble thing. It is not easy to be one because of the hazards and the skills needed to be effective in actual situations. Firefighters are one of the bravest people in the world. They are heroes.

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