Fire Fighter

Department: Development Services

Closing Date: Mar 20, 2019 4:30 PM

Competition Number: 19-24

Job Summary

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

We want to hear from you 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.

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 the recruitment information and job description on the City of Nanaimo website, at; under City Services; Emergency Services; Fire & Rescue; Recruitment.

Compensation and Benefits

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


For detailed information on this position and to access the application form, please visit the City of Nanaimo website, at; Job Postings. The application form is also attached below.


To apply for this opportunity, please submit a completed application form, resume, and cover letter to referencing the specific competition 19-24 by the application deadline.


The City of Nanaimo is an inclusive employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you are unsuccessful, please accept our appreciation for your interest. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

Related Documents



Resumes and cover letters must be submitted in either ".docx" or PDF format. File types ".doc" will not be accepted.


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