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On-Site Recruitment: Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics, Fire Protections Inspectors January 13


The New York State Department of Labor and the New York City Fire Department will present an On-Site Recruitment Information Session for Firefighters, EMT, Paramedics and Fire Protection Inspectors on Monday, January 13, 2014, from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the New York State Department of Labor, 400 E Fordham Road, 7th Floor, (Classroom #1) Bronx, N.Y. 10458.

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


  • Firefighter - Job Order Number - NY1063816
  • EMT's and Paramedics - Job Orde Number - NY1063815
  • Fire Protection Inspector - Job Order Number - NY1063811

Requirements to File

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

Be at least 17½ years of age by the end of application period and under 29 years of age at the beginning of the application period.

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

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

Must bring ID and at least two copies of your resume.


Public Transportation to 400 E. Fordham Road (Entrance at 400 Webster Ave.)
Buses: BX9, BX 12, BX 15, BX22, BX 41 or BX 55 (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

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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