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Fire Department recruiting trainees

Posted March 2, 2016

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For the first time in more than two years, the Fort Worth Fire Department is accepting applications for fire trainee.

Successful candidates earn $19.19 hourly ($39,915 annually) while in training and $24.42 hourly ($50,794 annually) upon graduation.

Applicants must successfully pass a written test, aerobic capacity run, a physical assessment test, background check, polygraph examination, an interview board and a medical/physical examination. Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED certificate or 12 semester hours from an accredited college or university.

Applications will be accepted online only through March 14. The Civil Service exam will be administered on April 4.

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