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  • Boize208
    started a topic Milwaukee 2018

    Milwaukee 2018

    Apps are being taken till October 13th

    http://city.milwaukee.gov/fpc/Jobs/F...m#.WcXwu3RrxhF

  • sds0616
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    Just wear shorts, t shirts, and tennis shoes

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  • JM29
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    Anybody have an idea what happens at these CPAT orientations? Guessing we should be wearing workout clothes?

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  • sds0616
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    I heard from a person who was an alternate last class said he finalized his background check about a week ago, and all he knows is that official offers come out 6 weeks before the academy class will start which will be some time the end of july which is what we have heard.. unknown what number they are up to however

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  • Cfdfire9216
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    It will be some time till they get to me. The number given to me is 1190.
    Last edited by Cfdfire9216; 03-27-2019, 01:30 PM.

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  • sm1548
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    they started calling for background checks

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  • JM29
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    Originally posted by sds0616 View Post
    Just heard today they started calling officially for the next class, anyone else hear that?
    Havent heard anything along those lines. EMT class is going on right now. CPAT In june

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  • sds0616
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    Just heard today they started calling officially for the next class, anyone else hear that?

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  • sm1548
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    Originally posted by Cfdfire9216 View Post
    Anyone got any updates on how far they down the list they are? Any information would be greatly appreciated.
    I think they called up to 220 for the next maybe 3 classes

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  • Cfdfire9216
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    Anyone got any updates on how far they down the list they are? Any information would be greatly appreciated.

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  • JM29
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    Anybody else get the letter SM is talking about? Haven?t gotten mine yet

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  • sm1548
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    Originally posted by Firefighter695 View Post
    Anybody know anything? What?s the word out there? How many they hiring? When?
    I just got a letter about EMT and it's gonna start around March 11th or 16th depending on if you go weekdays or weekends and that should run to the end of May than the academy will start July 29th. CPAT sounds like it's gonna be the end of February I heard they might do a class of 50 and maybe 2 classes as well

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  • Firefighter695
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    Anybody know anything? What?s the word out there? How many they hiring? When?

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  • sm1548
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    So yesterday they said they got 115 phq packets back and they'll take about half of that for the CPAT. Also the CAPT sounds like it's gonna be late January early February.

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  • JM29
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    Originally posted by pjodar5 View Post
    Hello all, just kind of curious, I'm finishing up my Bachelors at UW-Madison and I was just curious when fire departments tend to ramp of their recruiting? is it more fall/spring or summer? Right now I don't have any certifications, I would just have my bachelors, would it be better for me to try and volunteer and get some credentials? or try and get in on an academy program and if that doesn't work then go the volunteer route. Feel free to put down your own personal testimonies. Just sort of curious how you all got into this career field.
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    Volunteering would be great to get you experience and helps show that you have an interest in the job. Most volunteer and part time/combination departments will help you get your EMT and FF 1 certifications. For bigger cities (Madison, Milwaukee, Chicago etc) they will make you go thru their academy no matter what. Focus on getting your EMT license and go from there. And there really isn?t a time that depts will ramp up their recruitment, it depends on budgeting, retirements, and if they need people.

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