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Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule of Services -- Updated 11/25/2014 10:55:23 AM
All City of Alexandria government offices will be closed on Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday. Residential trash and recycling will be collected on Thanksgiving Day, November 27, beginning at 6 a.m.
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The Alexandria Fire Department is looking for qualified people to join our team.
We will be accepting applications for Fire Fighters I and Medic II from April 01, 2014 thru May 15, 2014.

Firefighter I Starting Salary: $45,802

Be at Least 18 Years of Age at Time of Application
Provide Evidence of a High School Diploma or GED
Have a Valid Driver’s License

Medic II Starting Salary: $49,054
Be at Least 20 Years of Age at Time of Application
Provide Evidence of a High School Diploma or GED
Have a Valid Driver’s License
VA- I or P

Written Examination
Candidate Physical Ability Test 
Panel Interview
Background Investigation/ Credit Check
Polygraph Examination
Psychological Examination
Medical Examination
Interview with Fire Chief

Comprehensive Retirement Plans
Life Insurance
Health and Dental Plans
Employee Credit Union
Paid Holidays
Vacation and Sick Leave
Optional Deferred Compensation Plan
Tuition Assistance
Health and Wellness Program



For more information visit or call Chris Thompson at 703-746-5276 (or email him at
The City of Alexandria is an Equal Opportunity Employer





900 Second Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Fax: 703.838.5093
TTY: 703.838.4896

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.