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    Default City of Jacksonville

    I just finished up my interview with them and should find out which list I'm on in a few weeks....does anybody know how many/if any the city is planning on hiring soon? Is anybody else finishing up the process with them?

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    Funny last i read they were talking layoffs ... closing stations .... tho i'm far enough away i don't get their news regularly ....

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    they got thier budget approved for this year. Thier will be a LARGE number of guys retiring very soon. In the late 80's barnett bank layed off a bunch of people who eventually went to work for JFD. Called "barnett babies" or something like that. Should be a few hundred guys.

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    Oh wow thanks for the info LeatherHed4Life! I see your location is Jacksonville, do you work for JFRD?(If you don't mind me asking of course)

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    I do not work for the city of jacksonville. That is my home address though

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    J-Ville burns hot!

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    Quote Originally Posted by big water View Post
    J-Ville burns hot!
    same temp as the rest of the world

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    Quote Originally Posted by LeatherHed4Life View Post
    same temp as the rest of the world
    ----Ha ha!
    Greater love has no man than to lay his life down for a friend.

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    Firefighter 56 application is open until 12-18-09

    www.coj.net

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    29 rookies are getting pink slips.

    http://www.news4jax.com/news/23544212/detail.html

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    Bad news for the ones laid off and for people that looking to work here.

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