The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) is currently accepting applications for the Fire Fighter II (Paramedic) exam. This is an open-nonpromotional exam. The final filing date is May 5, 2014. The exam bulletin includes important information on who should apply, filing instructions, salary information, minimum qualifications, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the classification, and more. To view the exam bulletin and get a copy of the Examination/Employment Application (STD. 678) form, go to: