Apply for the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018/2019.
Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018 – This publication will be centered on how to apply for the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018/2019 which according to a very close source is up and Running Online.
Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018 – For those who must have been asking lots of questions regarding the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018, i will be dealing on that in this article. This means you will be getting the latest updates on Federal Fire Service 2018 recruitment requirements, qualifications, guidelines and other important issues that needs be addressed before you apply for the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018.
. For some time now, the issue of the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018 has been the mainstream almost in every quarters of the society. Many people have been talking about it, some even said the recruitment for the federal fire services elapsed while some still believes that the recruitment exercise have not commenced. But today, i will answering questions that have bordered the minds of potential applicants and these questions are as follows;
How can i apply for federal fire service recruitment 2018?
Where can i obtain the 2018 federal fire service form online?
Is the federal fire service 2018 recruitment form out yet?
When will the Nigeria federal fire service start her recruitment?
Will there be federal fire service recruitment 2018?
When is the Nigeria Federal fire service application deadline 2018?
On record, the Nigeria Federal Fire Service is the nation’s largest fire and rescue service department. They work 24/7 in order to keep the nation safe from burning up in flames. In terms of responding to emergencies, the federal fire service is always on ground to savage the situation. It came into existence before the independence of the Nation but what we have regarding the structure came into being based on legislation of the Fire Services Act of 1981.
Though the name may sound “Federal” but actually it is managed at local authority level, with the Department of the Environment and Local Government playing an advisory, legislative and policy-making role. Also, the Nigeria federal Fire Services is been operated by 37 Fire Authorities. They are all managed by State Councils, and Town Councils which are all located around the states.
One of the core functions of the Nigeria Federal Fire service is to help reduce the outbreak of fire and related emergencies to a minimum level and also reduce the damage a fire outbreak could cause, also they are involve in Policy regulation, Public Enlightenment, Research and Capacity Building. They are also charge with the responsibility of ensuring the safety of lives, property and environment through adequate preparedness of her staffs and residents which will come adequate preparedness.
For those who may not know the time the federal fire service came into existence, just read on and you will see for yourself. It was in 1901that the federal fire service was established by the British colonial regime as a unit within the Lagos Police Service Department. And as at that time, it was charged with the responsibility to prevent and combat fire outbreaks in the Government Reserved Areas of Lagos Colony.
When it was inaugurated in 1901, it was known as the Lagos Police fire Brigade because the Unit was formed and incorporated alongside the then Lagos Police. This means that the Police Fire Brigade was an instrument and apparatus of the British Colonial Government. By this making, the sole leadership and administration of the Lagos Police Fire Brigade then rested squarely on the colonists.
In 1963 when the Nation became a full republican state, its name was changed from the Lagos Police Fire Brigade to Federal Fire Service by an Act of Parliament. And hence became known as the Fire Service Act of 1963. With this arrangement, it then was necessary to transfer all the officers and men serving in the Lagos Police Fire Brigade to the Federal Ministry of Internal Affairs as officers and men of the Federal Fire Service.
As at today, the Federal Fire Service is a paramilitary organisation which has been put since 1963 under the Supervision of the Minister of the Federal Ministry of Interior the head been the Controller-General as its Head.
Now enough of this talk and lets dive straight into what we have today which s the federal fire service recruitment 2018. But before then, we have to check out for the federal fire service recruitment 2018 positions that have been made available.
FFS Available Positions & Requirements.
CATEGORY A: SUPERINTENDENT CADRE.
- i) Assistant Superintendent of Fire I (ASF I) [CONPASS 09] – Applicants must possess a Master Degree or Hold the Membership of a recognized professional body
- ii) Assistant Superintendent of Fire II (ASF II) [CONPASS 08] – Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s Degree or its equivalent from a recognized.
CATEGORY B: INSPECTORATE CADRE.
i). Senior Inspector of Fire (SIF) [CONPASS 08] – Applicants must possess Higher National Diploma or its equivalent from a recognized Polytechnic/Institution.
- ii) Inspector of Fire (IF) Nursing [CONHESS 06] – Applicant must be Registered Nurse (RN), Registered Midwive (RM) or Registered Nurse/Midwive (RN/RM) from recognized institutions.
iii) Assistant Inspector of Fire (AIF), General Duty, CONPASS 06 – Applicants must possess National Diploma (ND), NCE or Advanced NABTEB obtained from recognized.
CATEGORY C: ASSISTANT CADRE.
i). Fire Assistant II (FA II) CONPASS 04 – Applicants must be holders of GCE Ordinary Level, SSCE/NECO or its equivalent with a minimum of five (5) credits in not more than two (2) sittings, which must include Mathematics and English Language.
- ii) Fire Assistant III (FA III) CONPASS 03 – Applicants must be holders of GCE Ordinary Level, SSCE/NECO or its equivalent with a minimum of three (3) credits in not more than two (2) sittings, which must include at least English or Mathematics.
Federal Fire Service Statutory Requirements.
The most important of them is the fact that all applicants must be Nigerians by birth
Potential applicants must possess the requisite qualifications and certificates which will be made known to them and any certificate or qualification not presented and accepted at the recruitment centre shall not be accepted after the recruitment. So please take note of this because it is very important.
Applicants applying for the federal fire service recruitment 2018 must be fit and present certificates of medical fitness from government recognized hospitals. Remember it must be a govt recognized hospital.
All applicants who are applying must be of good character and must not have been convicted of any criminal offences before the date of his or her application. If so, such a one won’t be accepted into the federal fire service.
For applicant who are drug addicts, cult or secret society members, they won’t be accepted into federal fire service.
Applicants must not be financially embarrassed
Applicants must be between ages of 18 and 30 years
Applicants’ heights must not be less than 1.65m for male and 1.60m for female
Applicants’ chest measurement must not be less than 0.87 for men
Computer literacy will be of added advantage.
Primary Academic Qualifications.
Applicants must posse the West African School Certificate (WASC) or Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) with Credits in not less than three (3) subjects including English and at least passes in two (2) other subjects; or
Applicant can also have the National Examination Council (NECO)/General Certificate of Education (GCE) Ordinary Level with passes in four (4) subjects obtained at one sitting or five (5) subjects obtained at two sittings including English Language.)
Applicants should be able to posse an ND obtained from a recognized institution.
Also posse the National Certificate of Education (NCE) from a recognized institution; or
Applicants should be able to have the General Certificate of Education (Advance Level) in two (2) subjects obtained at one sitting or three (3) subjects obtained at two sittings.)
B.Sc./HND obtained from a recognized institution will be an added advantage too.
How to Apply for Federal Fire Service Jobs.
1). Applications for the federal fire service recruitment 2018 must be done online. Interested applicants should log into the official website of the Nigeria federal fire service @ https://cdfipb.careers/ or www.fedfire.gov.ng. Applicants are to fill and submit the application form online adequately.
2). For applicants who will be applying for the positions on Categories A and Bi (Holders of Degree and HND certificates) will be required to log into the website @ https://cdfipb.careers/registrations/new fill and submit the application form online.
3). Candidates on Categories B ii and C (ND, NCE, NATEB, SSCE, NECO or their equivalents) are to log into http://fedfire.gov.ng/rportal/welcome/auth to fill and submit their applications.
4). There will a referee form which all applicants are to print out and fill duly before they will be sitting during screening and submission during screening and submission during documentation.
Candidates should NOTE, that Multiple Applications will automatically lead to disqualification.
APPLICATION FEE: Online and onsite screening are completely free of charge and there are no hidden charges at all.
On no account should anyone submit a multiple application because it will be will not be entertained. This means that all candidates are to apply for one job position at a time and not two or more at a time. Offenders will be disqualified from the screening exercise.
N/B: Any false information provided during or after the application process will lead to the outright disqualification of such candidate(s) and offenders may be prosecuted for forgery and impersonation.
Please be very careful with who calls regarding this job offer because as at now, there is no massive recruitment going except for some pockets of hidden recruitment going. But you can always check the official website @ http://www.fedfire.gov.ng to be sure if the recruitment is ongoing or not but you can get an update from us. All you need do is just to drop your email on the comment box and we will give a firsthand update about the Federal Fire Service Recruitment 2018.
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