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nickgregorka34@yahoo.com in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 23 months ago

What are the best firefighter qualifications and training to get ahead? - 22 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a firefighter? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

MOHD AHSAN FAROOQUI in New Delhi, India

Updated 26 months ago

dyncorp in Afghanistan - 4 Replies

Are their any firefighters working for Dyncorp in Afghanistan,wanted to know the conditions there.

cooly in Peterborough, Ontario

Updated 27 months ago

Tips for firefighter interviews. - 11 Replies

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming firefighter interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

LIz in Petaluma, California

Updated 30 months ago

Top firefighter skills needed to get the job. - 4 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every firefighter must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your firefighter expertise?

firefighter french in Flavin, France

Updated 35 months ago

firefighter - 2 Replies

i am volenteer firefighter i have 12hours left to be 150 certified how do i get a paid job doing what i love on a paid fire department.

Hello in Olympia, Washington

Updated 36 months ago

Dream Job - 6 Replies

I am 37. I am just starting my firefighter training. Will my age become a problem when it comes time for the hiring process?

alabamagurl1989

any advice?

My boyfriend works for hisself he works about 3 to 5 jobs he is also on the volunteer fire department. We hardely have time to see each other. We are...

cody in Westbrook, Maine

Updated 41 months ago

Are firefighter job opportunities growing or declining? - 6 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most firefighter...

ysgggg in San Jose, California

Updated 42 months ago

Getting a firefighter job. - 4 Replies

How did you get your start doing firefighter work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

ysgggg in San Jose, California

Updated 42 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your firefighter career? - 2 Replies

What do you enjoy most about being a firefighter? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

Fortunate in Ontario, California

A career in the Fire Science Field w/o a Commercial License Drivers License?

I'm really interested in this area. Especially becoming a fireman. Unfortunately, I'm disqualified from receiving a commercial drivers license. I...

vollieforlife in Seattle, Washington

Updated 42 months ago

Oral Board Interviews - 18 Replies

I met a firefighter in Washington, who has created a pretty incredible strategy for passing the oral boards in the hiring process. He worked with me...

Desario Cannon in Brunswick, Georgia

Updated 47 months ago

DO YOU NEED TO BE IN THE MILITARY TO GET THESE JOBS ON THE BASE. - 2 Replies

I WANT TO BE A FIRE FIGHTER AT PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE. DON'T KNOW IF I NEED TO BE IN THE MILITARY OR NOT?

ysgggg in San Jose, California

Updated 54 months ago

auto open knives - 2 Replies

can a firefighter carry an auto open knife while on duty. i was told by a very good resource that we were covered by the homeland security. is this...

adam in Olivet, Michigan

Updated 57 months ago

Under Paid - 1 Reply

Macon is not even close to the average a firefighter is suppose to be getting paid and it's a shame. No pay scale and a 20 year Veteran is being paid...

jqm78 in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 57 months ago

Army vet, PTSD, firefighting QU - 1 Reply

Im a vet, honorable discharge served 18 months down range and was givin 50% disability for PTSD, Do I make this information known, Im afraid it would...

brian in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Updated 63 months ago

What are typical firefighter salaries? - 4 Replies

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

Luke1234 in Carrollton, Texas

Help Please

Do academys drug test when you go to them? What is a good academy near Lewisville Tx preferably a online academy and the physical at the actual...

israel flores in Los Angeles, California

hi...

what skills are needed in this career

JEFF

DO YOU NEED TO BE IN THE MILITARY TO GET THESE JOBS ON THE BASE.

I WANT TO BE A FIRE FIGHTER AT PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE. DON'T KNOW IF I NEED TO BE IN THE MILITARY OR NOT?

US Fire Administration in Washington, District of Columbia

USFA Smoking & Home Fires Campaign

The United States Fire Administration recently launched an important new public safety campaign to help end the number one cause of preventable home...

Chris in Aliso Viejo, California

Updated 89 months ago

I have an interviw for a fighfighter position in my hometown in Mississippi. any advice? - 3 Replies

any advice on preps for an interview?

Steve Cole in Pensacola, Florida

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