Job Title: Firefighter
Competition Number: 2022-73
Position Type: Regular Full Time - IAFF
Department: Fire Department
Salary: As per the IAFF Collective Agreement
Posted Date & Time: May 24, 2022, 11:30 am
Closing Date & Time: June 7, 2022, 9:00 am
Last Modified Date & Time: May 24, 2022, 11:50 am
Status: Closed

Becoming a firefighter takes time and effort, but when you succeed, you will have found a career that will keep you engaged and fulfilled for the duration of your professional life.  Firefighters represent the diverse nature of the community we serve, we are looking for firefighters who are mature, well-educated and team oriented.  There are challenges to working as a firefighter.  Make sure you understand what you are committing to prior to pursuing firefighter recruitment with things to consider include: rotating shift work, physical demands with requirement to maintain physical fitness and leading a healthy lifestyle and psychologically demands with exposure to tragic and traumatic events requiring emotional fortitude, healthy coping mechanisms and mental resiliency to deal with these situations. 

 The major stages of the recruitment and selection process are listed below (FSJ Fire Dept Recruitment Process 2022) along with the Medical Release Form.  Please ensure you review and will be able to meet all requirements in the event you are a successful applicant for the recruitment. 

Applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and those applicants short listed will be invited to participate in the recruitment process in Fort St. John, July 4 - 7, 2022.


Firefighter 2018.pdf [PDF - 122 KB]

FSJ Fire Dept Recruitment Process 2022.pdf [PDF - 278 KB]

Medical Release Form 2022.pdf [PDF - 189 KB]