1. Department : Fire and Rescue Services
2. Name of Post : Fireman (Trainee)
3. Scale of Pay : R 20,000 – 45,800
4. Number of vacancies : Not Estimated
5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6. Age limit : 18-26. Candidates born between 2.1.1991 and 1.1.1999 (both dates included) only eligible to apply for this post.
1) Must have passed Plus two or its equivalent examination.
2) Preferential – Diploma in Computer Application.
8. Must have proficiency in swimming.
9. Physical Measurements: Must not be less than the following standards.
|Physical Measurements:||For General Candidates||For SC/ST Candidates|
|Height (without Footwear)||165 cms||160 cms|
|Chest||81 cms||76 cms|
|Chest Expansion||5 cms||5 cms|
|Standards of Vision||Right Eye||Left Eye|
|Distant Vision||6/6 Snellen||6/6 Snellen|
|Near Vision||0.5 Snellen||0.5 Snellen|
|Field of Vision||Full||Full|
Candidates must qualify in atleast 5 out of 8 items in the physical efficiency test showing the minimum standards of efficiency as noted below.
|Sl No||Items||Standard of efficiency|
|1.||100 Meters race||14 Seconds|
|2.||High Jump||132.20 cms|
|3.||Long Jump||457.20 cms|
|4.||Putting the Shot (7264 gms)||609.60 cms|
|5.||Throwing the cricket ball||6096 cms|
|6.||Rope Climbing (using hands only)||365.80 cms|
|7.||Pull Up or Chinning||8 times|
|8.||1500 metres race||5 minutes and 44 seconds|