FireFighter/Paramedic – Thompson – 2021

FRJBTEAMLOGO e1624720632742 FireFighter/Paramedic - Thompson - 2021
City of Thompson
October 22, 2021
Thompson, Canada
Job Type
November 14, 2021
As per collective agreement.
Work Hours
Shift Work


The City of Thompson’s Fire and Emergency Services Department is seeking those unique individuals with a passion for both firefighting and paramedicine. Our department provides EMS and fire protection to Manitoba’s fourth largest City. The City of Thompson offers a competitive salary and extensive benefits package. Join our team for a challenging and rewarding career in emergency services, with the ability to make a difference.

Minimum Qualifications

• Firefighter Level 2 (NFPA 1001).

• Licensure with the Province, MB Health as PCP at the time of application or ability to achieve licensing prior to start date.

• Valid Class IV MB driver’s license with air brake endorsement.

• Proven ability to make decisions, initiate appropriate action and perform safely and effectively in stressful, demanding and hazardous situations and ability to deal and communicate effectively with the general public.

• Good interpersonal and communication skills and a commitment to a team oriented approach.

• Excellent physical health, mentally able to fulfill the Fire/Medics duties. Applicants must be able to pass a medical examination, including vision meeting department standards.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to those applicants who, in addition to the foregoing, hold: field experience in EMS and firefighting, current ACLS, NRP, BTLS and proven EMS skill progression and performance; NFPA 1031, NFPA 472, NFPA 1006, and NFPA 1035.

Short-listed candidates will be invited to attend an in-person Recruitment Process, including interview, written test and physical testing, scheduled for November 15 – 20th, 2021 in Thompson. Proof of Vaccination is required.

Additional Information

Please send detailed resumes outlining experience, education, qualifications and references to:

Human Resources

City of Thompson

226 Mystery Lake Road Thompson, Manitoba R8N 1S6

FAX: (204) 677-7981

E-Mail: [email protected]

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