Printed on: May 28, 2020

Wildland Firefighter

Employer Strategic Fire Control
Salary $19 /hr to start
Terms Undetermined Timeframe
Start Date Summer 2020 - when required
Requirements Must be physically fit and able to pass a fitness test;
S100 – Basic Wildland Fire Suppression certification;

S185 – Fire Entrapment Avoidance and Safety certification;

ICS 100 – Incident Command System

WHMIS - Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System

TDG – Transportation of Dangerous Goods

S100, S185, WHMIS, TDG and ICS training will be provided to those who do not already have the certification. Course dates are under review and you will be contacted once dates are determined.

Note: current Class 5 Driver’s license an asset but not required.

Duties Individuals will be working as Forest Fire Fighters
Work can be anywhere in BC as required, but our main office is in Cranbrook.
We are preparing for the 2020 summer firefighting season and need individuals in place once the need arises.
Workers are On Call, As Needed, When Needed Only.
A 12 hour work day is seen as typical once deployed. Deployments can last up to 14 days. There may be multiple deployments dependent on the Wildfire season.
Starting Pay - $19/hour
Regular Pay - $19/hour – 1st 8 hours
Time & ½ - $28.50/hour – for next 2 hours
Double time - $38/hour - all additional hours

To Apply Please use the contact information as directed in the listing.
Résumé Via Email, Phone or Website.
Contact Name Mike Effray
Address 356 VanHorne Street South
Location Cranbrook
Phone (250) 426-2525
Fax (250) 426-6273
Date Posted 2020-05-01
Date Ending 2020-06-15