Printed on: May 25, 2022

Wildland Firefighter - Type 3

Employer Strategic Fire Control Ltd.
Salary $22.00 /hr to start
Terms Seasonally - As needed and when needed
Start Date Summer 2022 - when required
Requirements No firefighting experience necessary.

Individuals must be at least 16, physically fit and able to pass a moderate fitness test (3.22km walk with 25 lbs. back pack in less than 30 minutes).

Courses or Certifications required:

S100 – Basic Wildland Fire Suppression;
S185 – Fire Entrapment Avoidance and Safety;
Incident Command System 100;
WHMIS;
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
All of the S100, S185, WHMIS, TDG and ICS training will be provided.

Bonus ... Class 5 Driver's License and OFA Level 1 & TE or OFA Level 3 an asset, but not required.

Experienced Firefighters also welcome to apply!

Duties Individuals will be working as Forest Fire Fighters.

The work can be anywhere in BC or AB as required, but our main office is in Cranbrook. We are preparing for the 2022 summer season, and need individuals in place once the need arises.

All workers are on call, as needed and when needed only.

A 12 hour work day is seen as typical once deployed. Each deployment can last up to 14 days. There may be multiple deployments throughout the summer dependent on the Wildfire season.

Pay Rate: new firefighters as follows:
Regular Pay - $22.00/hr: 1st 8 hours
Overtime $33-$44/hr after 8 hours

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Phone For Details, or by email, or through website
Contact Name Mike Effray
Address 356 Van Horne Street South
Location Cranbrook
Phone (250) 426-2525
Fax (250) 426-6273
E-Mail strategic1@shaw.ca
Website www.strategicfirecontrol.com
Date Posted 2022-04-04
Date Ending 2022-06-15