City Seeking Applicants for Municipal Firefighter Exam


3/8/2012

Cambridge Fire Badge

Interested in becoming a Cambridge Firefighter?  The City of Cambridge is currently recruiting applicants to take the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Open Competitive Municipal Service Examination for Firefighters to be held on Saturday, April 28, 2012.

Candidates must take and pass a Written Examination and a Physical Abilities Test in order to be placed on the eligible list for appointment in a civil service city or town.

The Municipal Firefighter Examination consists of two components: the Written Examination and the Physical Abilities Test. Candidates must take and pass both components in order to be placed on the eligible list for appointment in a civil service city or town.

The early application deadline is March 19, 2012, with an application fee of $100.  Applications will be accepted no later than April 2, 2012, with a fee of $150.

The Entry-Level Physical Abilities Test will be held at the Hudson National Guard Armory, with an early application deadline of June 29, 2012 and fee of $100.  Applications will be accepted no later than July 31, 2012, with a fee of $150. 

Link to Exam Flier

Additional examination information is available at www.mass.gov/civilservice or by calling the examination hotline at 617-878-9895.

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Richard C. Rossi
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Lisa C. Peterson
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