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by natashab
Tue Jan 28, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: Timeline for Firefighter hirings
Replies: 1
Views: 1003

Timeline for Firefighter hirings

Question for Ontario hires. I'm from out of province and it seems to take 6-8months to go through a recruitment process here. Wondering what the timeline is like for most hires in Ontario once the closing date has approached for application deadline.

Basically from deadline to hire how long?
by natashab
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Questions on the OFAI requirements
Replies: 1
Views: 668

Questions on the OFAI requirements

I literally know nothing about ontarios firefighter hiring process so forgive me for some silly questions. I see many hires require you to complete OFAI tests. 3 stages. Now once this is completed, do you get a score and your score influences how youre hired? If so, whats considered a good/high scor...
by natashab
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Looking to move to Ontario
Replies: 4
Views: 1051

Re: Looking to move to Ontario

thats a pretty open ended question as it really depends on your qualifications/skill set etc. There is ALOT of people in different stages of the recruitment phase, some are ready to be hired, some are honing their skills/education and others are just entering the phase. Normally on average is a 3-5...
by natashab
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Looking to move to Ontario
Replies: 4
Views: 1051

Looking to move to Ontario

I'm wondering how difficult it is to get hired in ontario?

New here and just curious the average length of time it takes. I know everyones different I'm just curious what your experience has been.

Does having other emergency training (i.e. paramedicine) help? Or being an instructor?

Thanks!
by natashab
Wed Jan 15, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Paramedics
Topic: PCP moving to Ontario HELP
Replies: 0
Views: 1195

PCP moving to Ontario HELP

Hello, I'm moving to Ontario from NS. I've been working as a PCP for years and have looked into how to switch my license over. So i know how to get my AEMCA certification but what im confused on is I have noticed a lot of hires have two different hiring streams. 1. Paramedics currently certified by ...