Firefighter

February 14, 2019

EMS Husband and Wife Talk About ‘Real Love’

oday, we’re throwing it back to October 2001 when FDNY EMS Deputy Chief Horace Williams and Captain Tawana Williams, then Paramedics, went on their first date. […]
January 30, 2019

Mentor and Mentee Team Up to Educate Students

DNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program Mentor Lieutenant Guillermo Hernandez and his former Mentee Engine 50 Probationary Firefighter Pedro Tejeda teamed up with the Office of Recruitment […]
January 21, 2019

Our First Responders Remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

n honor of MLK Day 2019, we asked some of our first responders what does such an important and historical day mean to them? Check out […]
January 3, 2019

Eighty Fire Officers Take the Oath at Special Ceremony

DNY Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the promotion of 80 Fire Officers on Jan. 3 at York College in Queens. Sixteen Captains were promoted to […]
December 28, 2018

Bronx Firefighter Lives Out His Childhood Dream

irefighter Edwin Rodriguez is a Mentor in the FDNY Firefighter Candidate Mentorship Program and has been a member of our Department for nearly 23 years. He noted that it wasn’t […]
December 6, 2018

Firefighters Learn About Career Opportunities at First-Ever Information Session

he FDNY First Deputy Commissioner’s Office and Office of Recruitment and Retention hosted their first-ever Firefighter Career Development Information Session on Dec.5 at our Fire Academy […]
November 27, 2018

Brooklyn Firefighter Helps to Inspire Others

irefighter Jonathan Mejia wants all candidates to know that if he stepped up to do what it takes to join the FDNY, they can do it […]
October 19, 2018

FDNY Women and Youth Make History at ‘Probie’ Graduation

n Friday, October 19th, Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the graduation ceremony for 291 Probationary Firefighters. There are 15 women in the class, the […]
October 16, 2018

The First CPAT Testing Period for Exam #7001 Has Arrived

o all of our Firefighter Exam #7001 Candidates whose list number has been called: The first Department of Citywide Administrative Services CPAT Exam testing period is […]