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March 02, 2010

2010 Firefighter Entrance Examination

The Human Resources Division (HRD) is currently accepting applications for the 2010 Firefighter, Municipal Service Examination. This examination consists of two components: the written examination and the Physical Abilities Test. Candidates MUST TAKE and PASS BOTH components in order to be placed on the eligible list for appointment in a civil service city or town.

1. Written Exam
Written exam date:                                       April 24, 2010
Exam Announcement Number:                        3813
Application Deadline:                                     March 16, 2010*
Written Examination Fee:                               $100
Location:                                                      Various sites across the state

* There is an additional $50 processing fee for application received after this date. Applications for the written exam will not be accepted after April1, 2010.


2. Entry-Level Physical Abilities Test (ELPAT)
ELPAT examination date:                                Dec 2009 - Sept 2010
ELPAT Announcement Number:                        4814
Appication Deadline:                                      August 16, 2010
Physical Abilities Test Fee:                              $100
Location:                                                      Hudson National Guard Armory

For more information go to the following website:

http://www.mass.gov/?pageID=afterminal&L=5&L0=Home&L1=Employment%2c+Equal+Access%2c+Disability&L2=Civil+Service+Information&L3=Examination+Information&L4=Examination+Schedule&sid=Eoaf&b=terminalcontent&f=hrd_cs_posters_2010ff&csid=Eoaf

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