Massachusetts state civil service test for FIREFIGHTER will be administered APRIL 26, 2014http://www.mass.gov/anf/employment-equal-access-disability/civil-serv-info/exam-info/exam-sched/2014-firefighter-examination.htmlhttp://www.mass.gov/anf/docs/hrd/cs/publications/ff-written-prep-guide.pdf
This is exam used by most Massachusetts fire departments including Boston.
Current Military Personnel: All military personnel who, in connection with current service, have military orders that indicate their unavailability due to military service on the examination date, must file an application and processing fee and request a makeup examination in writing, with a copy of your military orders attached. This request must be mailed to our office and should not be attached electronically to your application. Please include in your request your email address, daytime base phone number and/or name and phone number of a friend or family member with whom you have regular contact and entrust with your personal communication. Note: Only candidates who have filed an application and an examination processing fee or Fee Waiver Form for this examination by the deadline above, will qualify for placement on the Firefighter eligible list upon passing a military make up examination.