Printed on: May 28, 2020

Driver - First Aid Crew

Employer Strategic Fire Control
Salary $19 /hr
Terms Full Time - On Call As Needed and When Needed
Start Date Summer 2020 - when required
Requirements Current Class 5 BC Driver’s license;

Clean Driver’s Abstract and experience driving on gravel roads;

Must be physically fit and able to pass a fitness test;

Current OFA Level 1 & Transportation Endorsement First Aid Certifications;

S100 – Basic Wildland Fire Suppression certification;

S185 – Fire Entrapment Avoidance and Safety certification;


S100, S185 and WHMIS 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.

Duties Working as Driver of a First Aid Vehicle at Forest Fires or camps.
Other duties include paperwork, use of radio, assisting First Aid Attendants, etc. but not firefighting.
Work can be anywhere in BC as required, but our office is in Cranbrook.
We are preparing for the 2020 summer fire season.
Workers are On Call, As Needed, When Needed Only.
12 hour work day is seen as typical. Each deployment can last up to 14 days. There may be multiple deployments, dependent on the Wildfires.
Regular Pay - $19/hr – 1st 8 hrs
Time & ½ - $28.50/hr– for next 2 hrs
Double time - $38/hr - all additional hrs

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