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Looking for a great place to work where your contributions are valued and you can help make a difference in a city of vibrant communities? This is an incredible opportunity to work for one of BC's top employers for six consecutive years and to contribute to the exciting evolution of the City of Surrey!


Title Firefighters
Job Status Full Time Regular
Employment Group Union - IAFF Local 1271
Overview

Are you looking for a challenge? The Surrey Fire Service is looking for highly motivated and adaptable firefighters who believe in lifelong learning and have a strong desire to serve in the community of Surrey.

 

You must be able to use your own judgment and have the foresight to help others while ensuring your own safety. Firefighting is an extremely challenging and rewarding career. The Surrey Fire Service provides its members with the most up-to-date training in firefighting, rescue techniques, medical emergency procedures, public education and fire inspection techniques.

Responsibilities Successful candidates will be required to perform a variety of job functions including, but not limited to, fire suppression, fire inspections, hydrant maintenance, public education, and working with our communications professionals within the dispatch centre.
Requirements
  • Grade 12 completion or GED.
  • Valid Class 3 or Class 1 B.C. Driver's License with air endorsement and a safe driving record.
  • Successful completion of an IFSAC or Pro-Board certified NFPA 1001 Level 1 and 2 program.
  • A current First Responder License (formerly FR3) or higher level of BC Provincial EMA Licensing (EMR, PCP, ACP). We do not accept OFA licensing.
  • Good physical condition and medically fit for the position of firefighter


Applications must be received by the closing date of June 14th, 2013 by 4:30 pm. ** Due to the high volume of applications we receive, LATE applications will not be accepted.

 

Applicants who were brought into the career Firefighter recruitment process in 2012 (psyhometric testing, ride along, interview etc...) and were not successful will not be considered for the 2013 round of recruitment.

 

Upload a current driver's abstract as a supporting document at the time of application.


IMPORTANT NOTE: BEFORE APPLYING TO THE POSITION CAREFULLY READ THE "FIREFIGHTER APPLICATION MANUAL" You can access the document by clicking the following link:  

 
All pre-screen questions must be completed at the time of application. Do not log out of the system until your application is complete. You will not be able to revise or edit questions. Should an error occur on the pre-screen questionnaire, please call 604-591-4774 to get assistance.
Department Fire Service
Other Information This position requires the completion of a criminal records check
Our Values

Integrity - Service - Teamwork - Innovation - Community





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