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by Adam82
Sat Sep 03, 2016 4:03 pm
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Ontario to BC (PCP)
Replies: 9
Views: 4662

[quote=""FirePCP54""]I know this is an older thread, but there's some great info on here. Still kind of confused by the process though. I'm planning on moving to Nanaimo BC in September and have my BC PCP License. I've got a couple questions: How difficult would it be to get stationed in the Comox, ...
by Adam82
Sat Sep 03, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: BCAS interview...now what? Physical?
Replies: 9
Views: 4074

So how'd you make out
by Adam82
Sun Jul 03, 2016 12:01 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Yellowknife Fire
Replies: 1
Views: 1992

Rough times
by Adam82
Wed May 25, 2016 6:47 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Abbotsford Career Hiring 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 4718

[quote=""Marksta""]Anyone heard anything yet?[/quote]

Yeah the volunteers who got hired LOL
by Adam82
Thu Apr 28, 2016 2:54 am
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Unsure about going to school for Paramedic now
Replies: 3
Views: 3335

[quote=""Ottemt""]My main focus is getting a full time job as fast as I can. After reading as much as I can on here, I have come to conclusion that it is nearly impossible to get hired full time in Ontario coming out of the 2yr program.[/quote] Correct. Very hard to get hired full-time, but not impo...
by Adam82
Thu Apr 28, 2016 2:39 am
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: BCAS interview...now what? Physical?
Replies: 9
Views: 4074

[quote=""Cakehole""]So apparently I passed the interview and they are just checking references. I know the physical will be next. I heard somewhere that they will want 33 push ups. I'm gonna be about 30 short...[/quote] I don't know who told you 33 push-ups but 90% of the work force couldn't do 33 p...
by Adam82
Thu Feb 25, 2016 7:56 am
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Financially irresponsible to be a medic?
Replies: 4
Views: 2794

[quote=""Onpcp""]What is the FT salary out in BC now? Have there been any big gains in the last few years?[/quote] April 1, 2016 PCP = $69,207.56 ($31.58/hour) ACP/ITT = $83,802.96 ($38.24/hour) CCP = $96,732.81 ($44.14/hour) Add in another several thousand dollars for stat holiday pay and end-of-sh...
by Adam82
Tue Feb 09, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: General EMS Discussion
Topic: Financially irresponsible to be a medic?
Replies: 4
Views: 2794

[quote=""Cakehole""]I'm pretty sure that it's financially irresponsible to do this profession, but I'm stuck with it because I can't see myself doing anything else. But I'm wondering if I can actually pull it off. I've gotten as far as completing the EMR course, and made it through licencing. I've t...
by Adam82
Fri Jan 22, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: 2015 Winnipeg EMR Hiring!
Replies: 411
Views: 37041

[quote=""Rich349""]How many EMR's got a call.[/quote]

Sorry that was a typo... they really only wanted PCP's.
by Adam82
Mon Jan 18, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: Paramedics
Topic: Military Contractor In Afghanistan Affiliation Question
Replies: 1
Views: 1914

[quote=""Medjedi911""]Hey guys, so I am a Paramedic in Afghanistan and have just had a (figurative) bomb dropped on me. The company I work for said they were going to re-cert us for this coming re-cert rotation (U.S. NREMT standards) and just told all of us today, 77 days until due date, that they a...