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    Exclamation Arlington, VA

    See web site.

    No, I don't know the pay.
    No, I don't know how many they desire to hire.

    See the site and direct you questions to them, using their e mail and or telephone number.



    http://www.arlingtonva.us/Department...mployJobs.aspx
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    Edit: Wrong dept.
    Last edited by Iessthename; 10-13-2010 at 11:45 AM.

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    Point of this post? From what I read, the next recruitment period is still to be determined... Not hiring yet.

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    Sign up for a notification email. I believe the app. period opens Nov. 5th.

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    Quote Originally Posted by csvt18 View Post
    Point of this post? From what I read, the next recruitment period is still to be determined... Not hiring yet.
    Not according to firerecruit.com, hoss. The application period opens November 5th. It pays to have access to sites like firerecruit.com because they almost always post job announcements before the fire dept. doing the hiring updates their website.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Iessthename View Post
    Two notables have been produced from this department.

    Joel Kanasky, the chauffeur of R-1 in manhattan.

    Andy Fredericks, who eventually made it on the FDNY. Andy went on to become a very well known and enthusiastic instructor. Having served in both engine and ladders Andy found his true love as an engine man and got the best of both worlds in the squad, where he was most happy. Andy's passion was engine company ops and he was a huge advocate of smooth bores. RIP brother you will be missed by all. Every year, the FDIC is not the same without you. Superb man.

    Joel and Andy were from the Alexandria VA fire department.
    I should have cleaned up the chili.....why didn't I clean up the chili!!!!!!

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    Is it a good deptartment to work for?

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    Quote Originally Posted by senatobiafire View Post
    Is it a good deptartment to work for?
    yep.......
    I should have cleaned up the chili.....why didn't I clean up the chili!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by csvt18 View Post
    Point of this post? From what I read, the next recruitment period is still to be determined... Not hiring yet.
    I see the point was to make people aware that the application period is coming up. Get you stuff ready so when it does open you can make your move and get the application in.

    Of course csvt18, you may cancel your run!

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    To learn a little about the academy, check out "Arlington County Fire-EMS Training Academy" on Facebook. Good Luck.
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    Check out the county website:
    The Arlington County Fire Department will open the application process up on Nov. 5-18, 2010. Please pass the word to anyone you know who may be interested in working with us! The Recruit School is slated to start July 2011.
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    Thanks for the info, fellas. Hope to see you all at the exam.

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    CaptOldTimer I just wanted to say thanks for all your postings. Everyday I look on these forums you've posted some very resourceful information, well done sir.

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    Hey all:

    The application period for Arlington County is now open, according to this email I got:

    Arlington County is now accepting applications for the following position(s):

    FIREFIGHTER/EMT TRAINEE


    To view the full job posting for any opening at Arlington County, click here:

    http://agency.governmentjobs.com/arlington/default.cfm

    Click on a job title to view the complete job posting of any position listed. After you have reviewed the job posting, you can apply for the position by clicking on the "Apply" button and completing the online application.

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    Just put in, hopefully they look at out of state guys!

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    Here's a more direct link to the info:

    http://www.arlingtonva.us/Department...mployJobs.aspx

    Good luck to everyone!

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    Quote Originally Posted by SVTxDUDE View Post
    Just put in, hopefully they look at out of state guys!
    Out of state has just as much a chance at the job as in state, sign up and test! Good Luck!
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    Quote Originally Posted by DennisTheMenace View Post
    Out of state has just as much a chance at the job as in state, sign up and test! Good Luck!
    Good to hear and thanks!
    Anyone know the possible number they're looking to hire?
    Last edited by SVTxDUDE; 11-05-2010 at 01:59 PM.

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    anyone know how long this list will be good for

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    just put in my app. and started on all the paper work, just to get a head start. Good Luck everyone

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