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by XXXXX
Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:22 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: ThunderBay
Replies: 20
Views: 6883

[quote=""mcnabb""]Is Thunderbay a city that loves to historically only hires locals? Does a fella from the GTA have a shot? Is ther normally lots of people applying from the GTA area? Thanks in advance. I'm thinking of applying and wondering if it's worth the two or three flights that would be invol...
by XXXXX
Tue Dec 13, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: ThunderBay
Replies: 20
Views: 6883

[quote=""aerial101""]Just out of curiousity, will thunder bay ever go to 24 hrs shifts? has there been talks about this? I'll work any shift being the 10/14's they have now just like to know thats all.[/quote]

I'm sure they'll try. Right now they work 2 days, 2 nights, 4 off.
by XXXXX
Thu Dec 01, 2011 9:35 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: ThunderBay
Replies: 20
Views: 6883

[quote=""bradandkate""]ThunderBay is opening a recruitment in January. Does anyone hove any insight on what Thunderbay would be like? I know they have 8 halls, but cannot find the number of firefighters that are employed.[/quote] For what it's worth, during the last selection process, they did not a...
by XXXXX
Mon Sep 19, 2011 11:43 pm
Forum: Union
Topic: Union Switch
Replies: 3
Views: 3532

Contact the IAFF directly. See their website. They have people who's careers are centered on helping build new locals.
by XXXXX
Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:10 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Hamilton 2011
Replies: 440
Views: 110217

Check your emails :) Offers have gone out
by XXXXX
Tue Jul 19, 2011 10:38 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Hamilton 2011
Replies: 440
Views: 110217

[quote=""GodSpeed""]Hey, regarding this, I just don't have FB. Not trying to be antisocial. Has anyone had all three of their references contacted? I had two of mine contacted weeks ago but still not the third. Maybe if the first two provide a similar and sufficient review, the third isn't necessary...
by XXXXX
Sun Jul 17, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto Firing
Replies: 141
Views: 30562

A half-century ago, nearly 50% of the calls coming into Toronto's fire department were fires. That figure has dropped steadily: Last year, just 1% of about 150,000 recorded incidents were fires. A half century ago, there weren't nearly as many false alarms (monitoring companies didn't exist), and p...
by XXXXX
Sat Jul 16, 2011 11:27 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Hamilton 2011
Replies: 440
Views: 110217

[quote=""Sherbourne94""]what kind of legal stuff is there? Sorry, I've never got this far in the recruitment before.[/quote]

Maybe he means new-hire paperwork... I don't imagine there is anything left to do but sign on the dotted line.
by XXXXX
Fri Jul 15, 2011 7:50 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Hamilton 2011
Replies: 440
Views: 110217

[quote=""Samuel22""]Hope you haven't signed a lease.........lol Lots of legal stuff you need to need to take care of......[/quote]

Nope, as I said: I for one am still looking for a place.
by XXXXX
Fri Jul 15, 2011 6:49 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Hamilton 2011
Replies: 440
Views: 110217

Private Facebook Group

I have created a private facebook group for all of us who have received conditional offers from Hamilton. We can keep in contact there, and maybe even co-ordinate housing. I for one am still looking for a place to live. "Hamilton Fire Services - Class of 2011" is the name of the group. Search for it...