LAFD hiring

The LAFD is hiring and the recruitment seminar is about a month away, right around the corner (September 15, 2012)!

Have you ever wanted to pursue a career as a firefighter? A few of the characteristics or traits that might make you a great fit are: professionalism, integrity, good morals, ability to pass the fitness test and the ability to work well in emergency situations.

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From the LAFD site:

Applicants must be 18 years of age and must show government issued photo identification (i.e. drivers license, school, or military ID; or a passport or visa). Candidates without a photo ID will not be allowed to take the CPAT. 

The LAFD is one of the best firefighting agencies in the world and has long set a standard of excellence for training and performance. The LAFD is a full-spectrum life safety agency protecting approximately 4 million people who live, work and play in America’s second largest City.

Download info on the CPAT test preparation guide, LAFD_Fitness_Brochure and LAFD_Nutrition_Guide.

Get more details on the Firefighter exam in Fall 2012.

(image credit: LAFD website)

*****UPDATE 9/9/2012 – from the LAFD site:

It is anticipated that the Firefighter examination will be open in the Fall of 2012.

In the meantime, the LAFD is hosting Recruitment Seminars and prep programs on an ongoing basis. All recruitment seminars will cover the same basic information on the selection process, life on the job, and how to prepare. Therefore, you need attend ONLY one, if you so choose. Participation is NOT mandatory. The seminars are for general information. Gender/ethnicity-specific events will feature special guest speakers.

Please click here for a calendar of events.

To RSVP, simply click on the seminar of your choice. An automatic e-mail window will appear. (NOTE: This function does not work on mobile devices.)

  • Please include the first name, last name and e-mail address of the person(s) attending the event.
  • If you experience difficulty with this, just send an e-mail which includes the date & time of the desired seminar in the subject line.
  • You will receive a confirmation email within 3 business days. If you do not receive confirmation within that time, please follow-up via e-mail to
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