Fire Fighter (Competition 17-45)

Department: Fire Rescue

Closing Date: Jun 16, 2017 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 17-45

Job Summary

The City of Nanaimo Fire Rescue Department is currently recruiting for exceptional candidates to join our world-class public safety organization.

If you have the skills, experience and passion to serve the public as an ambassador in public safety, work in an effective team environment and assist those in need, we want to hear from you. 

Duties and Responsibilities

Please see the attached pdf job description below. 


Prior to applying for a position with Nanaimo Fire Rescue, it is important to clearly understand the roles and responsibilities of a career Fire Fighter. A Fire Fighter starts their career with Nanaimo as Flex Fire Fighter. Flex Fire Fighters work full time hours but are scheduled to best meet the department’s operational needs and must be available for short-notice schedule changes.

All applicants are asked to carefully review and follow the recruitment process and submit completed application forms which can both be found on the City of Nanaimo website, under Residents; Fire Rescue; Recruitment;. Application forms can also be picked up at Fire Headquarters, 580 Fitzwilliam Street or at the Human Resources Department, 455 Wallace Street. 

Compensation and Benefits

Full details on this competition can be found on the City of Nanaimo website, under Residents; Fire Rescue Department; Recruitment. 


Complete applications referencing the specific competition 17-45 will be received until 4:30 pm on Friday, June 16, 2017 at:

Human Resources
City of Nanaimo
455 Wallace Street, Nanaimo BC V9R 5J6
Fax: (250) 755-4449
Drop off in person: 2nd Floor, City Hall (455 Wallace Street)

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. 

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