Friday is the last day people can apply to the Utica Municipal Civil Service Corporation to take the exam for the position of firefighter-EMT.

The exam is scheduled for April 21. Applications must be turned in or postmarked by Friday and must include the registration fee, which is $25 for Utica residents and $50 for non-city residents.

City officials said prospective candidates must be 19 years old to participate in the exam and 20 years old in order to be appointed. A high school diploma or GED is also required.

Applications and more information can be found on the city's website,