PF&R FIREFIGHTER EMT/PARAMEDIC APPLICANTS: As of 4:30 pm on January 13, 2010, the position of PF&R Firefighter EMT/Paramedic has reached the 1,500 maximum applicants and applications are no longer being accepted.
PF&R FIREFIGHTER TRAINEE APPLICANTS: As of 10:00 am on January 15, 2010, the position of PF&R Firefighter Trainee has reached the 2,500 maximum applicants and applications are no longer being accepted.
WHAT ARE THE NEXT STEPS IN THE HIRING PROCESS?
Complete and submit your application. If your application is not accepted, you will be notified by the City of Portland’s Bureau of Human Resources.
If your application is accepted, you are automatically invited to the video-based, written, multiple-choice test on Thursday, February 18, 2010 at the Oregon Convention Center located at 777 N.E. Martin Luther King Blvd., Portland, Oregon 97212.
The examination times will be scheduled based on the first letter of your last name. The test will start promptly as scheduled.
BRING IDENTIFICATION TO THE TEST
To participate in the video-based written test, bring photo identification with you. This could include a driver’s license or DMV ID.
WHAT NOT TO BRING
Please note that purses, backpacks, bags, cellular phones, pagers, calculators, or any other electronic devices will not be submitted into the testing area. If you bring any of these items, YOU WILL NOT BE ADMITTED AND MUST SECURE THEM ELSEWHERE. Due to testing requirements and confidentiality, anyone found with one of these devices in the testing room will be immediately disqualified.
Additionally, this is a timed, two-hour, video-based written examination, and no there will not be any scheduled restroom breaks. Food and drink will not be allowed in the testing area.
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January 15, 2010