Kenora Fire and Emergency Services are recruiting and are looking for those interested in a career within the firefighting field!
Volunteer firefighters are paid for their calls and training and preferences will be given to candidates who:
Able to meet the physical requirements of this demanding position
Familiarity with General Level Firefighting Program would be an asset
Must have a grade 12 diploma or the equivalency
Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record and a requirement to obtain a DZ endorsement within one year
Hold a current and valid First Aid/CPR certificate
Willingness to commit to a minimum of 2 to 3 hours weekly
Must be able to attend the Firefighter Recruit Training Program — the dates of which will be communicated to applicants
Related experience, up to, but not limited to; nursing, carpentry, and mechanics
Mental alertness, ability to get along well with others, mechanical aptitude, conscientious, dependable and willingness to perform tasks assigned are all considered assets for these positions
The deadline to submit an application is noon on Sunday, September 30 and you can find more informaiton at kenora.ca
Kenton Ammerman is a volunteer firefighter and he'll have more on the recruitment process and his personal experience in the field on Thursday's Q Morning Show just after 8:00am!