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On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics, Fire Protection Inspectors in November


The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present On-Site Recruitment Information Sessions for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors.

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

November 4
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
At the New York State Department of Labor
138-60 Barclay Avenue, 2nd Floor, Flushing, N.Y. 11355


Take the #7 train to the last stop in Queens, Main Street (ride in the front); take the escalator up to street; walk to the corner of Union Street and make a right; walk two blocks to Barclay Avenue.


November 5
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
At the New York State Department of Labor
215 W ,125th Street, 6th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10027

November 20
10:00a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
At the New York State Department of Labor 
215 W. 125th Street, 6th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10027


Bus M15, M60, M102 to 125th Street
#2, 3, 4, 5, 6, A, C or D train to 125th Street
Metro North train to 125th Street


November 6
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
At the New York State Department of Labor
250 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, N.Y. 11201


Take A or C train to Hoyt/Schermerhorn stop and we are directly across the street. Or, take 2, 3, 4, or 5 train to Nevins Street. At Flatbush Avenue Extension (Chase Bank), walk up Nevins (past Livingston Street) to Schermerhorn and make a right. Walk to Bond and Schermerhorn. 250 is on the corner, across the street.

Staten Island

November 7
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
At the New York State Department of Labor
120 Stuyvesant Place, 3rd Floor, Staten Island, N.Y. 10301


November 25
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
At the New York Department of Labor
400 E. Fordham Road, 7th Floor, (Classroom #2), Bronx, N.Y. 10458



Public Transportation to 400 E. Fordham Road (Entrance around the corner on 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.


Information Session(s):


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 the 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.


Equal Opportunity Employer Program

Auxiliary 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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