RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby OPTIX » Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm

thanks for the replies. Now I'll wait and see.

Tornelco, are you still on deferral?
PARE: Sept 2018
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Jon. » Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:06 pm

JLuens wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:27 pm
please don't come here get told that then complain for days on end about it. The requirement to apply was to be willing and to know that the RCMP will post you wherever best suits their needs. Considerations are made in some aspects but don't consider yourself guaranteed any spot unless it was established as I stated before. Don't come to depot thinking that you won't be the one to get a posted somewhere you don't want to be because you may very likely be disappointed. The goal for coming to Depot is to get your badge and start your career. If you can't handle going to any other province I would reconsider your application because there is nothing worse than someone coming to Depot and resigning in the first week because they didn't know that. Food for thought.
It's funny, half the BC guys in my troop were busy filling out VPD and other BC muni applications come posting time, because they were scared shitless they weren't going back to BC. Then when they all got BC, a bunch of them lectured the rest of the troop not to be upset, you signed up agreeing to go anywhere.

Please don't be that BC person.

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Tornelco » Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm

OPTIX wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm
thanks for the replies. Now I'll wait and see.

Tornelco, are you still on deferral?
Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby RayanniS » Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:11 pm

Tornelco wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm
OPTIX wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm
thanks for the replies. Now I'll wait and see.

Tornelco, are you still on deferral?
Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
How long is you deferral for?? And if you dont mind me askimg why were you deferred??

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby OPTIX » Wed Jun 05, 2019 9:27 pm

Tornelco wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm
OPTIX wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm
thanks for the replies. Now I'll wait and see.

Tornelco, are you still on deferral?
Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
thanks. Just like to know more about it. Feel free to PM me.
PARE: Sept 2018
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RMAQ: May 2019

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby sig1992 » Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:12 pm

RayanniS wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:11 pm
Tornelco wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm
OPTIX wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 3:26 pm
thanks for the replies. Now I'll wait and see.

Tornelco, are you still on deferral?
Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
How long is you deferral for?? And if you dont mind me askimg why were you deferred??
I promise you that the answer to both your questions will not change your life in any way. Literally does not matter why x person in x province/city/town got deferred for x reason.

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby markinvan » Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:32 pm

sig1992 wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:12 pm
RayanniS wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:11 pm
Tornelco wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm


Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
How long is you deferral for?? And if you dont mind me askimg why were you deferred??
I promise you that the answer to both your questions will not change your life in any way. Literally does not matter why x person in x province/city/town got deferred for x reason.
Not necessarily the case, two of my friends got deferred, one was because he didn't live in Canada long enough at the time( at the time he only lived here for 5 years, he was PR but he was deferred for two years), another friend got deferred due to some embarassing reason. They were both deferred for two years around the RMAQ step in the application process.
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby k_eds » Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:31 am

For those who are at the end and just awaiting a troop offer, did recruiting give you an idea of what months they currently filling troops for?
Thank you.
BC Applicant
App: Aug 2018
SP submitted: Oct 2018
SP Reviewed: Jan 2019
RMAQ interview: Mar 2019
RMAQ Rec: Mar 2019
RFI (RMSI): Mar 2019
Field investigation: Apr 2019
PEP: May 2019
PEP Rec: June 2019
Psych: June 2019

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby markinvan » Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:03 am

k_eds wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:31 am
For those who are at the end and just awaiting a troop offer, did recruiting give you an idea of what months they currently filling troops for?
Thank you.
Nope, I was just told by the recruiter that she will call me once she receive instruction from the troop loader. A few people posted last week that they got the golden call and it was between Sept.16 to 30.
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Online App-05/18
SP-08/18
RMAQ Rev-10/18
PEP-11/18
PEP Rec-12/18
MMPI-2-01/19
FSR Rec-02/18
Medical Rec-04/19
Security Rec-05/19
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby redder » Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:15 am

k_eds wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:31 am
For those who are at the end and just awaiting a troop offer, did recruiting give you an idea of what months they currently filling troops for?
Thank you.
Scroll a few pages back and you’ll see some dates. Keep in mind though that this could change at any moment and you might get a sooner or later offer. There are people coming and going all the time at Depot, so you might get called at a moments notice or you might have to wait a few months.
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby VanSmack » Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:16 am

redder wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:15 am
k_eds wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:31 am
For those who are at the end and just awaiting a troop offer, did recruiting give you an idea of what months they currently filling troops for?
Thank you.
Scroll a few pages back and you’ll see some dates. Keep in mind though that this could change at any moment and you might get a sooner or later offer. There are people coming and going all the time at Depot, so you might get called at a moments notice or you might have to wait a few months.
And also that just because person A receives a Troop offer five weeks from now, it doesn't mean that the next applicant in the stack will get offered a spot five or six weeks away as well. People get slotted into spots for a number of reasons, sometimes people have to pull out or postpone after being loaded into a scheduled troop and as a result a vacancy is created. Sometimes people who were offered a spot needed longer to get their affairs in order at home. Sometimes one region has to spread their new hires out over a specified time period, or uses up their allotted budget for new hires and has to hold off on sending any more people for a stretch of time. There are a thousand factors to consider other than what the guy who was in line in front of you was offered.

Application timelines aren't fair, the fair is where you go to get funnel cakes and ride merry-go-rounds.
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby k_eds » Thu Jun 06, 2019 10:09 am

Thanks for the responses all!
BC Applicant
App: Aug 2018
SP submitted: Oct 2018
SP Reviewed: Jan 2019
RMAQ interview: Mar 2019
RMAQ Rec: Mar 2019
RFI (RMSI): Mar 2019
Field investigation: Apr 2019
PEP: May 2019
PEP Rec: June 2019
Psych: June 2019

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby RayanniS » Thu Jun 06, 2019 6:40 pm

sig1992 wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:12 pm
RayanniS wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 6:11 pm
Tornelco wrote:
Wed Jun 05, 2019 5:43 pm


Yeah, I'm still on the deferral. Why, do you have any questions?
How long is you deferral for?? And if you dont mind me askimg why were you deferred??
You are right, it will not change my life one bit! I have a deferral period too and asked about it to see how the process goes!!

I promise you that the answer to both your questions will not change your life in any way. Literally does not matter why x person in x province/city/town got deferred for x reason.

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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby Pete Broccolo » Fri Jun 07, 2019 12:35 am

VanSmack wrote:
Thu Jun 06, 2019 9:16 am
Application timelines aren't fair, the fair is where you go to get funnel cakes and ride merry-go-rounds.
This funnel cake of which you speak...go on!
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Re: RCMP APPLICANT GENERAL CHIT CHAT

Postby MichaelVAP » Fri Jun 07, 2019 2:54 pm

Good morning/afternoon everyone :)

So far in the process I have completed and passed the RPAB test and submitted my selection package.

Got an email today however which has surprised me. I got an invitation for another test?

The positions for the test says: Various Clerical positions. The email says “I am pleased to advise that you demonstrated in your application that you meet the experience criteria. You have been screened in on the selection process. You are invited to attend a written test and the details are as follows:”

What test is this exactly? Is this new for 2019 recruits? Regardless I 100% plan to go and pass this test, whatever it takes :).

Was just curious if this is the RFI (right fit interview).

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March 9th 2019 - Applied online
April 2nd 2019 - RPAB (285 - passed)
April 16th 2019 - S/P received
April 19th 2019 - OLISS submitted
April 20th 2019 - S/P submitted
June 5th 2019 - S/P reviewed and approved
June 24th 2019 - test?


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