The Charleston Fire Department will give an open test on Nov. 5 for qualified women and men interested in an entry level position as a firefighter.
This year’s recruiting and hiring will be open to anyone who has a high school diploma or GED, ages 18 to 35, with an emphasis placed on encouraging minorities and females. For the past eight years our recruiting and hiring has been limited to certified paramedics only.
Applications may be picked up at the fire station at 808 Virginia St. W., or at Charleston City Hall. For information, call 304-348-8058.