The Johnson City Fire Department soon will be hiring a new set of recruits.
The registration period for the firefighter examination will start Monday, Oct. 8, and run through Friday, Oct. 19.
Recruits must be at leat 21 years old by Oct. 29, be a high school graduate or have a GED. Applicants must be able to perform the duties of a firefighter trainee as defined by the City of Johnson City, reside within 15 miles of Johnson City if hired and have not been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor involving moral turpitude other than a minor traffic violation.
For more information, contact Assistant Chief Mark Finucane.