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Join the Banff Fire Department
Join the Fire DepartmentFrom time to time, the Banff Fire Department recruits on-call paid firefighters to join the team. Firefighter duties include responding to emergencies such as:
    • Fires
    • Medical assistance
    • Motor vehicle collisions
    • Rescue operations

    Minimum Application Requirements
    • Must have lived and worked in Banff for at least full one year
    • 21 years of age or older
    • Grade 12 (or equivalent)
    • Class 5 License with abstract
    • Pass an RCMP criminal background check
    • Current employer must sign a letter of agreement stating that you can respond to emergencies during business hours

    Applicants are also required to pass rigorous physical, and on-going training. Firefighters are expected to work some weekends. Helpful skills include first aid, CPR, oxygen therapy and AED training; experience in the building trades as a plumber, electrician, etc.; and proven ability to work well under pressure and in a team environment.

    Applications and resumes are only accepted during recruitment periods. Subscribe to the town's Careers Opportunities to receive notification when the fire department begins a recruitment campaign.

    Banff Fire Department