Firefighter – Burlington – 2020

Fire Recruitment Job Board Team
December 24, 2019
Burlington, Canada
Job Type
As per collective agreement
Work Hours
Shift Work


The Burlington Fire Department is a team of highly trained and caring professionals who provide vital services that increase community safety and quality of life. We are currently seeking a skilled candidate to fill the role of Firefighter.

Duties and Responsibilities

Through this physically demanding career successful applicants will respond to fires, motor vehicle accidents and medical calls, and provide technical rescue services in areas such as hazardous materials, high-level rope, and ice/water. Firefighters are also involved in delivering public education and prevention initiatives to the community and are responsible for routine maintenance of stations and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

Please note that applicants with previous part-time or full-time fire fighter experience will be given first consideration.
Satisfactory Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check

Valid Ontario Class "D" Driver's License with a "Z" endorsement and a clean driver's abstract

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Fire Fighter Level I and II certified from an accredited program from a recognized institution, accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) or the Pro Board.
Valid Standard First Aid and CPR Level HCP Certificates

Will require successful completion of FSO candidate testing and Psychological pre-screening

Preferred Qualifications

• College Diploma or University Degree in any discipline recognized by an accredited association, organization, or institution
• Emergency Medical Care Assistant (EMCA) Designation
• NFPA 1031 Certification
• NFPA 1035 Certification

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