The County of Grande Prairie Regional Fire Service is looking for NFPA-certified firefighters to join the team at the Clairmont and Dunes fire stations. Applications close on Nov 11, 2022.

 “Our Regional Fire Service offers a unique opportunity for trained firefighters to work a part-time, flexible schedule at a career fire station,” said Jason Nesbitt, Deputy Fire Chief. “We are a highly-skilled, well-trained team with an inclusive culture that puts people first.”

Minimum requirements for part-time recruits are as follows:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a current, Class 3 Alberta Driver's License with airbrake endorsement
  • History of a safe driving record
  • Possess a Grade 12 diploma
  • Pass the RCMP Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check
  • NFPA 1001 Level 1 and Level 2 certification (IFSAC and/or ProBoard)
  • NFPA 472 or 1072 Awareness and Operation certification (IFSAC and/or ProBoard)
  • Recognized Emergency Medical Responder (EMR), Medical First Responder, Advanced First Aid (minimum 80-hour program) or higher. Valid first aid required if you are not a registered practitioner with the Alberta College of Paramedics
  • Current level “C” CPR
  • Incident Command System 100 Certificate
  • Pass a medical assessment with a County Regional Fire Service-approved physician and undergo a psychological assessment with a County Regional Fire Service-approved psychologist
  • Aptitude for physically demanding but rewarding work
  • Positive, team-oriented attitude
  • A minimum commitment of four shifts per month

Applications will be accepted until Nov 11, 2022.

For more information about the opportunity and to apply, visit

Applicants seeking additional information may contact the Regional Fire Service at or 780-532-9727. 

Information provided by the County of Grande Prairie