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by bigsmoke
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Gear and Equipment
Topic: Looking For Bunker Gear Rental
Replies: 2
Views: 1528

Re: Looking For Bunker Gear Rental

Fire Service Management best for short term.
Long term message me

Fire Service Management
Address: 34 Torlake Crescent, Etobicoke, ON M8Z 1B3
Province: Ontario
Phone: (416) 251-3552
by bigsmoke
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: Physical Fitness & Nutrition
Topic: Medical Clearance
Replies: 5
Views: 1059

Re: Medical Clearance

You are correct, high protein diets when combined with protein supplements can cause your kidneys to have a higher reading of creatinine (not creatine). Elevated levels of this is an indication of kidney failure. If you test high for this most often the Doc will request a second test. In TFS that me...
by bigsmoke
Sat Jan 19, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Physical Fitness & Nutrition
Topic: Medical Clearance
Replies: 5
Views: 1059

Re: Medical Clearance

In my experience TFS has the most intensive medical exam compared to other municipalities. I am not aware of anyone being denied a medical clearance due to tobacco use.

Obviously if that has morphed into a lung / breathing issue or worse cancer etc. ...........
by bigsmoke
Tue Jan 08, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

Interviews are most often proceeded by a "Document Review". While not official it has been the most often past practice that those selected for an interview have already received a Doc Review request.

The current opening applications may receive a request for a document review also.
by bigsmoke
Mon Jan 07, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

Interviews will most likely take place over the next couple of weeks. Notice is likely short
by bigsmoke
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

Where is Bigsmoke when you need him Here's what I know, rumour that interviews may start again in mid to late January. My guess is, these interviews will be for those who applied when the recruitment was open previously and received a doc review. My other guess is the recruitment should open around...
by bigsmoke
Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: Fundamentals of Writing an Awesome Firefighter Resume
Replies: 6
Views: 3755

Re: Fundamentals of Writing an Awesome Firefighter Resume

Respectfully: policy of this website is no advertising. That should not have to be policed especially when it's a website that is designed for those who wish to be in a career of giving. If you are a firefighter than set the example and stop advertising to people who have spent $1000.00's upon $1000...
by bigsmoke
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

mikejones228 wrote:
Tue Nov 06, 2018 7:20 pm
Anyone know if this request was for the spring or December class ?
Spring class - December class is set and references being checked.
by bigsmoke
Sun Oct 28, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

Berningup wrote:
Wed Oct 24, 2018 3:14 pm
Any idea when we will be able to apply again??
Should be very soon. Recruitment was planned to re open shortly, have not heard anything different.
by bigsmoke
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2018
Replies: 205
Views: 72524

Re: Toronto 2018

Invites have started going out. Interviews begin next week.
Good luck.