The Preliminary Written Test for firefighters will be on Saturday, May 11, 2013.
For those applicants interested in obtaining further information, we encourage you to attend one of the Firefighter Recruitment Information Sessions.
Interested candidates are reminded to check this page regularly for information updates.
Welcome to the City of Thunder Bay’s firefighter recruitment and selection process. This page provides an outline of the recruitment and selection process as well as an outline of the duties and responsibilities for the position of firefighter. Please read all information carefully. Failure to follow the directions or meet the deadlines at any of the stages of the recruitment and selection procedures may result in the disqualification of your application for employment.
The City of Thunder Bay adheres to the Human Rights Code in the selection process. The Thunder Bay Fire Rescue is an equal opportunity employer, and those seeking employment are expected to be non-discriminatory in their attitudes and actions when dealing with colleagues and the public.
All inquiries regarding the procedure should be made to the Thunder Bay Fire Rescue. I wish you success in your endeavor to become a firefighter for the City of Thunder Bay.
RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION PROCESS
The recruitment and selection process consists of six stages:
The emergency response role involves the control and extinguishment of fire, salvage and rescue work and many other duties, under the immediate supervision of a superior officer. The fire station role involves duties relating to maintenance of station, vehicles and equipment, as well as training and preparedness to respond quickly to any emergency.
View the Major Duties.
|Career Guide - 2013||Adobe PDF, 11 pages, 212 KB|
|Firefighter Job Description||Adobe PDF, 1 page, 77 KB|
If you have any questions, please call Fire Administration at 807-625-2103 or Director Bill Johnson at 807-625-2479, firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Corporation's Staffing & Development Specialist at 807-625-3298.
City of Thunder Bay
Fire Rescue Service
|Address:||330 Vickers Street North
Thunder Bay ON P7C 4B2
|Fire Admininstration Tel:||(807) 625-2103|
|Director of Training:||Bill Johnson|