NYC Firefighter Exam Filing Through 10/13
The New York City Fire Department recently announced the upcoming open competitive Firefighter examination. Candidates may file through October 13, 2006, with the written multiple choice exam expected to be held on Saturday, January 20, 2007.
"For those individuals interested in joining the ranks of the best fire department in the world and serving their community, the opportunity is now," said Senator Malcolm A. Smith. "I urge those who are interested in protecting the life and property of city residents from fire and critical health threats to file for the upcoming Firefighter examination."
Smith said this is a great opportunity for minority members of the community.
"The FDNY is doing its best to get the word out to minority communities about the wonderful career opportunities available through the Department, and I urge those of diverse backgrounds to consider employment with the FDNY," said Smith.
For further information about the Firefighter exam, interested individuals can dial 311, call (718) 999-FDNY, or visit the FDNY website at www.nyc.gov/html/fdny. Candidates may apply for the exam online at the website.