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by Probie91
Tue Apr 12, 2016 2:33 pm
Forum: Apparatus and Vehicles
Topic: No More Bronto's in Toronto?
Replies: 4
Views: 5913

[quote=""rescue1cal""]Noticed Toronto now has Aerials (straight sticks) at stations 331 and 333 where Towe's used to be. 331's Aerial is a truck not a quint, as is 315's new aerial. Is Toronto getting rid of the Towers or are they being relocated? Also are they moving away from quints now and back t...
by Probie91
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:39 am
Forum: Recruitment & Career Questions
Topic: interview questions and how you would answer
Replies: 4
Views: 3998

I answered these questions in your other thread about the same question, fyi
by Probie91
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:36 am
Forum: Scenarios
Topic: interview questions
Replies: 4
Views: 18490

I've had some interviews where there were practical based questions with regards to scenarios, what you would do, in what order and why. Guess it just depends on the departments. However with this being said, I have found that smaller departments do ask a lot more firefighter related questions, and ...
by Probie91
Fri Apr 08, 2016 6:35 am
Forum: Paramedics
Topic: Paramedic (PCP) Program
Replies: 5
Views: 5647

[quote=""StreetTripleR""]Does anyone know how good Humber, Georgian, Algonquin, and St Lawrence are for their PCP programs? I'm deciding on which one to go in a couple of years.[/quote] I've had a few friends/classmates go to Humber, and most of them are now hired. I also know someone who went to Ge...
by Probie91
Wed Mar 23, 2016 4:26 am
Topic: Question regarding injuries off the job
Replies: 3
Views: 7471

[quote=""CAC2484""]I have a question and am hoping someone here can answer and ease a Momma's mind here ;) My son who is a Probationary fire fighter was injured while working out off duty. Nothing crazy just normal cardio he has done forever. The city has a year probation period which he has complet...
by Probie91
Thu Mar 17, 2016 12:39 am
Forum: Scenarios
Topic: Interview Questions...
Replies: 21
Views: 22041

[quote=""donny1234""]I know this isn’t the exact right format for this thread but still thought this could be pretty fun. I recently had an Interview for a Fire Dept and these are some of the questions I was asked. Let’s see what people some up with. (Keep in mind this is a panel interview so quick ...
by Probie91
Wed Mar 16, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Toronto 2016
Replies: 478
Views: 153767

[quote=""chewy11""]Im not sure if this helps anyone out but I talked to a lady from HR on the phone 2 weeks ago and she is one of the ones in charge with the recruitment. (I got her # from a T.O firefighter) I only have my FR and not my EMR but I am also a nurse. I told her I did not have my EMR but...
by Probie91
Tue Mar 15, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Hiring
Topic: Wow!
Replies: 3
Views: 2515

[quote=""FFEMT22""]Can you elaborate?[/quote]

he's making a joke about the spam posts that were here the other day.
by Probie91
Thu Mar 03, 2016 8:25 am
Forum: Travel
Topic: Motorcycle trip June/July NWT-AB-BC
Replies: 1
Views: 14111

[quote=""RussoRed""]Good day folks, looking for more riders to join a current group of 3 FF on a motorcycle trip that is happening sometime of end of June - begging of July. We would travel from NWT to Calgary which would then continue on to the Sunshine Coast. Planning to spend couple of days in To...
by Probie91
Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:13 am
Forum: Hiring
Topic: OFIA vs. UofA vs. DND Physical test
Replies: 12
Views: 4909

I did both the DND and the OAFI.

If I recall correctly, for the DND we did the aerial ladder climb, timed... you dont have to do that for the OAFI.

I found the DND one to be a little more fun, but neither was overly challenging really