Firefighter – Burnaby – 2021

Firefighter - Burnaby - 2021
Fire Recruitment Job Board Team
Published
May 2, 2021
Location
Burnaby, Canada
Category
Job Type
Closes
May 28, 2021
Salary
$5,768 – 6,180 – 6,592 – 7,416 – 8,240 – 8,487/month (2019 Rates)
Work Hours
Shift Work

Description

The Burnaby Fire Department is committed to providing the highest level of fire-related emergency services to protect the life and property of the citizens of Burnaby.  In addition to attending emergency calls and extinguishing fires, Burnaby Firefighters are actively involved in public education and fire prevention in order to raise awareness about fire safety.  We are now accepting applications from interested applicants wanting to join our team of dedicated professionals who are involved in making a positive difference in the lives of the people we serve.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Canadian Citizenship or Landed Immigrant status
  • Minimum High School graduation or equivalent
  • Valid BC Class 3 Driver’s Licence (for automatic vehicles) without restrictions, with air brake endorsement
  • NFPA 1001
  • No more than 6 points on your safe driving record in the last 3 years at the time of your application
  • No convictions of a relevant criminal offense for which a pardon has not be granted
  • Current/valid EMA, First Responder Licence (formerly FR3) or higher
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience
  • Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) is considered an asset

Additional Information

In addition to these attributes, we are looking for individuals who demonstrate integrity and honesty, reliability and motivation; who are continuously willing to learn and improve and who demonstrate a deep sense of commitment and responsibility to serving the public while working in a team environment.

Key dates:

  • Interviews: July 12 – 23
  • 2-day Orientation: Group 1: September 18 & 25, Group 2: September 19 & 26, Group 3: September 20 & 27
  • Physical Abilities Test: Walk-through October 2, Test: October 3
  • Ride-Along: October 8 - November 7
  • Fire Chief interviews: November 22 – 26
  • Recruit class start date: January 10, 2022

Please ensure your resume is updated before applying. At the time of application, you will have a series of supplementary questions to answer which will be used in assessing your candidature. We will not be able to make any changes on your behalf once you have applied. We kindly request you review the Burnaby Fire Department careers website prior to contacting Human Resources due to high call volume.

Related Jobs

FireMedic - Red Deer - 2021   Red Deer, Canada new
May 7, 2021
Firefighter / Mechanic - Cambridge -2021   Cambridge, Canada new
May 6, 2021
Firefighter - Clarence-Rockland - 2021   1560 Laurier Street, Rockland, Canada new
May 6, 2021
Firefighter - Greater Sudbury - 2021   Greater Sudbury, Canada
May 3, 2021
May 3, 2021