Employment & Contract Opportunities
Apply for a position with the BC Wildfire Service, or get information on how to offer your services to the BC Wildfire Service as a contractor.
In addition to a team of permanent staff which includes safety and training personnel, wildfire and fuel management experts, support and administrative staff, the BC Wildfire Service employs approximately 1,600 seasonal personnel each year.
The Province regularly calls on the services of contractors to support the delivery of cost effective and efficient wildfire management in British Columbia. Find out how you can become one of them.
Info on Wildfire Training
Some questions have arisen regarding the delivery of wildland firefighting training in British Columbia.
After the 2017 fire season, there is understandably a heightened interest in ensuring that B.C. is ready for fire suppression in 2018. However, there has been some confusion around what is considered official training and how it can be delivered or taken.