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Forum: Hiring 08-11-2016, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,890
Posted By PNEFD
Not really. Pearson Airport is actually in...

Not really. Pearson Airport is actually in Mississauga. They respond to the terminal side already, and the possibility exists for Mutual and Auto Aid with GTAA Fire for large scale incidents, as well...
Forum: Hiring 02-27-2016, 02:03 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 22,568
Posted By PNEFD
CFraser, I'm assuming this is one of your first,...

CFraser, I'm assuming this is one of your first, if not the first recruitment?

Patience is a virtue in this game. Receiving results in a week or less is practically unheard of.
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing 02-04-2016, 09:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 364
Posted By PNEFD
Unfortunately, I do believe the OFM tests no...

Unfortunately, I do believe the OFM tests no longer exist with the switch to NFPA across the board... You should be able to write the 472 Hazmat Ops test and get your PROBOARD cert.


I would...
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing 02-04-2016, 09:10 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 349
Posted By PNEFD
The only two certs that count as "NFPA" are from...

The only two certs that count as "NFPA" are from IFSAC or PROBARD... Anything else is just a course certificate.
Forum: Hiring 11-05-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,219
Posted By PNEFD
Exclamation I think he was pulled from a pool from the last...

I think he was pulled from a pool from the last recruitment.

I can only speak from my experience with an interview at another base, but mine was very relaxed and informal. There will be the usual...
Forum: Hiring 09-10-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 29,129
Posted By PNEFD
Well, there it is... INTERVIEWS September 10,...

Well, there it is...

INTERVIEWS
September 10, 2014

On behalf of the City of London 2014 Probationary Firefighter Recruitment selection committee, I want to thank you for your interest in joining...
Forum: Hiring 09-10-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 31,546
Posted By PNEFD
I called HR yesterday to confirm my email was...

I called HR yesterday to confirm my email was correct... They confirmed the link will be sent out this afternoon.
Forum: Hiring 09-09-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 29,129
Posted By PNEFD
Very true, however I too am a little surprised to...

Very true, however I too am a little surprised to not hear anything. I scored a 96, have 7 years POC, FF1 and 2, Fire Officer 2, Fire Instructor 1, experience working as an FPO, hazmat Ops and Tech,...
Forum: Firefighting 09-04-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,107
Posted By PNEFD
The terms are almost interchangeable, but a basic...

The terms are almost interchangeable, but a basic "Pin In" or "Pin Job" essentially boils down to popping a door with the tools to gain access and remove the patient.

In this context an "entrapment"...
Forum: Hiring 07-23-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 23,023
Posted By PNEFD
The 6 month expiry is an arbitrary date the good...

The 6 month expiry is an arbitrary date the good folks at Gledhill-Shaw (York) slap on it to make more money off of us. There are a few Dept's besides Pickering that have accepted York done within a...
Forum: Hiring 07-15-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,532
Posted By PNEFD
I particularly liked the comment about Windsor...

I particularly liked the comment about Windsor being the last Dept. on 24's, while the rest work normal shifts, lol. Someone should inform him the trend is going the other way...
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions 07-11-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,631
Posted By PNEFD
ex_re hit the nail on the head! Business suit...

ex_re hit the nail on the head! Business suit only! I also agree with the written test... Fire shirts, pre-service uniforms and pagers just make you stick out as the one(s) they don't want.

Not...
Forum: Hiring 07-03-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,937
Posted By PNEFD
I would assume so.... They're fire master plan...

I would assume so.... They're fire master plan calls for two more full time FF this year (working 8-5 day shift until more hired to move them 24/7), 2 next year, and 4 more 2016-2017.

Of course,...
Forum: Hiring 05-26-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,343
Posted By PNEFD
Might explain the delay with the FF hiring....

Might explain the delay with the FF hiring....
Forum: Hiring 05-02-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 17,927
Posted By PNEFD
As of 11 this morning, they were booking for the...

As of 11 this morning, they were booking for the 13th, that's a pretty big leap to the 21st, or is that a typo?
Forum: Hiring 04-14-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 47,047
Posted By PNEFD
I have nothing to shed any light on it for you,...

I have nothing to shed any light on it for you, but I am happy to say that I received one as well!
Forum: Hiring 04-10-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 461
Views: 140,294
Posted By PNEFD
I didn't receive one.

I didn't receive one.
Forum: Accreditation, College, Courses, and Testing 04-07-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 758
Posted By PNEFD
Book them and take them. They will still be...

Book them and take them. They will still be available for awhile. Alternatively, you can get a certificate of equivalency to the NFPA standard, as well as take the 1001 FF1 and 2 written and...
Forum: Hiring 04-04-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 71,049
Posted By PNEFD
I guess we will all find out on the 12th, when...

I guess we will all find out on the 12th, when the new process officially opens.

One would think all of the info will be posted, as well as who is on board with it as well.

I think the Windsor...
Forum: Hiring 04-03-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,530
Views: 393,833
Posted By PNEFD
Read here:...

Read here: http://www.firehall.com/forum/showthread.php?t=27531

No word on what the actual written portion will be, but the CPS would be a good bet.
Forum: Hiring 04-03-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 310
Views: 71,049
Posted By PNEFD
From what I have heard through the grapevine, is...

From what I have heard through the grapevine, is that the majority of Ontario Dept's are on board, the one notable exception being Ottawa, although this may have changed.

This has been in the works...
Forum: Hiring 04-02-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 310
Views: 71,049
Posted By PNEFD
oafc.on.ca/media-advisory-launch-innovative-progra...

oafc.on.ca/media-advisory-launch-innovative-program-hiring-firefighters

Looks like the OAFC centralized recruitment goes public tomorrow am. :)
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions 04-02-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 929
Posted By PNEFD
EKG, body composition, back flexibility (sit and...

EKG, body composition, back flexibility (sit and reach), sit ups, and urine sample.
Forum: Hiring 04-01-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 17,927
Posted By PNEFD
I just received mine as well.

I just received mine as well.
Forum: Hiring 03-22-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 632
Views: 143,251
Posted By PNEFD
2 rounds of interviews for the current group...

2 rounds of interviews for the current group selected. Emails next week will be to notify those who are being kept "on file" for possible selection for a 2nd round of hiring to staff a new...
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