Victoria Fire Department Firefighter Recruitment Competition

The 2017/2018 Victoria Fire Department Firefighter Recruitment Competition is now open. Please review the Firefighter Application Guide that outlines how to apply and the hiring process involved.

The Victoria Fire Department is looking for individuals who are community-minded, skilled professionals, trained to use the latest fire suppression technologies and rescue techniques. We strongly encourage candidates to bring their unique strengths and skill sets to the application process. Our diversity strengthens us and improves our ability to serve our community.

We seek candidates who are self-motivated, hardworking team players, committed to continuous improvement and learning, and strive for excellence in customer service. We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

The competition closes on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 4:30 p.m.  

Please make sure that you have the required qualifications and certifications for the position as outlined in the Firefighter Application Guide. This includes the successful completion of the University of Victoria's physical fitness test dated May 1, 2017 onward.

PLEASE NOTE: The University of Victoria's physical fitness test appointments are now fully booked. Those who have not already successfully completed this test within the past seven months will not have the necessary qualifications to apply for this recruitment opportunity.

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