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Chicago Fire Exam:18,000 Pass Firefighter Test, Will Your Number be Picked?

Article from DNAINFO.COM on the Chicago Fire Exam taken back in December. We have had many questions come in as to how many made the list, how many firefighters will Chicago hire, how long is the Chicago firefighter recruitment process and so on. Looks like Dnainfo.com was able to answer many questions. According to sources the Chicago firefighter test was based ...

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Drone Video: Raw Video of Buffalo 1+ Alarm House Fire 4-29-2015

Excellent drone video of Buffalo’s 1+ alarm house fire that occurred at 17 Deshler avenue. Ben was able to capture Buffalo firefighters still working a defensive fire. One tower ladder and multiple hand lines. Ben is currently using a DJI Phantom 2 Vision+ for his drone of choice. More images from the drone below. Thanks Ben for sending in your ...

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Fire Scene Images: Wheaton Box Alarm 1190 Midwest 4-26-2015

Excellent images from photographer John Tulipano on scene of a house fire a few days ago. Heres Johns description and images below.  Visit John’s website for more fire scene images. “Approximately 2100hrs Wheaton Fire Department was dispatched to a reported house fire at 1190 Midwest Lane. Fire arriving company Tower Ladder 38 reported fire through the roof of a 2 ...

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Firefighter-Carpentersville, IL Deadline April 27, 2015

AGENCY INFORMATION: The Carpentersville Fire Department was founded in 1915. The Carpentersville Fire Department covers ten square miles (as well as the Countryside Fire Protection District). The fire department serves a population of 38,021 Village Residents and 3,600 Fire Districts Residents. The department responded to 3,846 calls in 2013. The department employs 38 full time members and 29 part time ...

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Firefighter-La Grange, IL Deadline May 1, 2015

Agency Profile Rich in history, the Village of La Grange offers the modern conveniences of an urban community while preserving much of the authenticity of character originally envisioned by its founding father, F. D. Cossitt, back in 1879. La Grange retains a strong sense of community, with historic homes, thriving traditional downtown business district, schools, parks, and public transportation, all ...

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Raw Video: Fresno Fire Captain Falls Through Fully Involved Garage Fire

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — “A Fresno firefighter is in critical condition after falling through a roof into a burning home.  The house fire broke out just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday in Central Fresno. Firefighters were battling the blaze on Cortland and Del Mar avenues when the man was injured. The firefighter underwent surgery on Sunday and was in the burn ...

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Firefighter Job Opening-Huntly, IL-Deadline April 27, 2015

The Huntley Fire Protection District will be conducting an open, competitive examination for the position of Firefighter.  Written Examination:  SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015 An application packet will be available beginning March 24, 2015 at recruitment@iosolutions.org. Application deadline will be at 4:00PM on Monday, April 27, 2015   Firefighter Testing Process  The following description is intended to serve only as a general summary of the Huntley ...

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Raw video: Butler, WI house fire

Raw video of a house fire in Butler, WI that occurred last week.  The video was posted by ffmed2 and description is below. “I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)” Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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Firefighter-North Kansas City, MO-Deadline March 20, 2015

FIRE FIGHTER OPPORTUNITIES WITH THE CITY OF NORTH KANSAS CITY, MO The City of North Kansas City, Missouri is establishing eligibility lists for both Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic.  Currently; the City currently has several vacancies. Applications will be accepted until 5:00pm, Friday, March 20, 2015. Note: all applications must be submitted on-line (link to application is located at the end of this announcement); please do not submit applications ...

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Firefighter-Oak Creek Wisconsin-Deadline March 26, 2015

The City of Oak Creek is currently accepting online applications for the position of Fire Fighter.  This application process will establish an eligibility list that will be in effect for a period of six (6) months.  The City of Oak Creek Police and Fire Commission may extend the eligibility list for an additional six (6) months. DEADLINE:  The final date ...

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