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Nelson Fire Department looking to recruit new auxiliary members

By Contributor
October 6th, 2013

The City of Nelson Fire and Rescue Services will be accepting applications
from community minded persons to fill several vacancies in the
complementary Auxiliary Fire Department.

Applicants must be of good character, bondable, in good physical condition and a minimum of 19 years of age.

Eyesight unaided must be a minimum acuity of 20/100, aided must
be a minimum of 20/40.

Please note that female applicants are encouraged.

Application forms may be picked up in person at Nelson Fire & Rescue
Services located at 919 Ward Street or downloaded at the City of Nelson

The completed application must be delivered to Nelson Fire & Rescue
Services on or before October 23rd. Only written applications will be accepted by the Fire Chief for consideration at that time.

All applicants will be required to write an aptitude examination at 7 p.m. on October 23 and successful candidates will be required to attend a 20-hour recruit assessment/training weekend on October 25-27.

For more information please contact Nelson Fire & Rescue Services.

Photo caption: The lad in the photo is a little young, but if anyone is 19 years or over, the Nelson Fire Department is looking for you.


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