California Fire Service looking to recruit new first responders

A firefighter uses a drip torch to burn the edges of an area up to a fire break Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Chelan, Wash. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Anyone who wants to be a first responder can see if they have the right stuff on Saturday. The California Fire Service is holding a Firefighter Career Expo in Livermore.

Organizers say the expo provides would-be first responders with a hands-on look at what it takes to become a firefighters.

The event is open to all, but is geared toward encouraging women and transitioning military.

Saturday, September 12
FCTC Livermore
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
526 Commerce Way
Livermore, CA

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