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Become a Paid On Call Firefighter

Being a Paid On Call Firefighter is both challenging and rewarding. The Paid On Call Firefighters are an integral part of the West Nipissing Fire & Emergency Service.

Summary of Duties

Firefighters respond to emergencies and primarily protect people, the environment and property from all types of incidents and emergencies. The position is manual work of a hazardous nature involving the fighting of fires, rescue work and patient care, generally performed under the direct supervision of Fire Officers. They work closely with the local community to increase their level of fire safety awareness in order to help prevent fires and accidents from occurring. Lectures, exercises, practice drills and other forms of training are an integral and ongoing part of the job.

Applications can either be submitted:

  • In person at Station 1 – 225 Holditch St, Suite 104 Sturgeon Falls, ON P2B 1T1
  • By Mail to Station 1