Auxiliary (Paid-on-call) Firefighter

Considering to be an auxiliary firefighter

The Fire Rescue Service is one of the most unique and challenging work environments known today. Auxiliary fire fighter's role is to support the full-time fire fighters during paged incidents. This support role is an important strategy in our duties to serve the community. The bottom line in our business is measured by the prevention of loss of life, pain and suffering, and property damage. If you feel you have what it takes to meet the challenges of our business, we welcome you to join us.

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It is your responsibility to understand and meet the minimum qualifications before you submit your application. You will need to maintain your qualifications throughout the assessment processes. Failure to meet the minimum requirements will result in the rejection of your application file. If you are found to have falsified or intentionally misrepresented your credentials, your application file will be permanently closed. No future applications will be accepted from you.

Minimum Qualifications

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Fitness and Medical Requirements

The Fire Service views fitness as an integral component in firefighting due to the physical strain induced while performing operational tasks varies according to each person’s muscular strength/endurance, cardiovascular conditioning, motor coordination and flexibility.

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Application Information

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Online Application

2017 Auxiliary (Paid-on Call) Firefighter Recruitment competition is now closed.

Thank you very much for applying with Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service.

Your application is under review, elligible candidates will be contacted via email address provided in the application, on May 2nd, 2017.

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Contact Us

All questions and inquiries should be directed to Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service at


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