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Step 3: Navigating the Hiring Process

Step 3: Navigating the Hiring Process


The best way to standout in the hiring process is to understand the role of a firefighter. A great way to gain knowledge and experience in the fire service is to become a volunteer or reserve firefighter. These candidates will have made a name for themselves long before the testing process.

Candidates often volunteer for departmental activities. These activities include departmental BBQ’s, CPR training events fo...