Volunteer Firefighters

Town of Amherstburg

The Corporation of the Town of Amherstburg

is recruiting for

Volunteer Firefighters (Station 1, 2 and 3)

The Amherstburg Fire Department is responsible for the delivery of fire protection services to Amherstburg residents.  Firefighters are also required to participate in regular training and maintenance work of the fire station and equipment.
The successful candidate must be a minimum of 18 years old, be a resident of Amherstburg living within the boundaries of Station 1, 2 or 3 response areas, possess a minimum Grade 12 (OSSD) education, and possess a valid Class G driver’s licence with an acceptable driving record. Must obtain or be willing to obtain a Class DZ driver’s licence, at their expense, in order to be appointed to a Volunteer Firefighter position.  Preference will be given to successful applicants with a Class DZ licence. Applicants are required to obtain a medical note from their general practitioner, at their expense, attesting they are fit to participate in the agility test and perform the duties of a Volunteer Firefighter. An orientation will be provided to applicants to review the requirements, the competition, the auxiliary process, and the appointment process to Volunteer Firefighter.
The successful candidate will have excellent communication and problem solving skills along with the ability to learn and perform the various methods and techniques used in firefighting and rescue. 
Please visit www.amherstburg.ca for a detailed job description and a map of the response areas for Station 1, 2 and 3.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume along with copies of any schooling and/or experience/training relevant to the position no later than Friday, June 29, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. to:
The Corporation of the Town of Amherstburg
Human Resources Department                             
271 Sandwich St. S.                                                  
Amherstburg, ON  N9V 2A5

Fax:  519-736-5403
Email:  resumes@amherstburg.ca
Personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O 2001, and will be used only for the purpose of determining eligibility for employment.

Volunteer Firefighter May 2018.pdf

Organization: Town of Amherstburg
Location: Amherstburg, ON
Region: Zone 1
Professional Category(s): Fire & Rescue Services
Posted: May 18, 2018, 1:33 pm
Expires: June 29, 2018, 4:30 pm

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