Employment & Volunteer Opportunities
Paid on Call Firefighters
If you live within the boundaries of the District of Mission and are interested in becoming a member of a dynamic and exciting team, we encourage you to consider joining Mission Fire Rescue Services. The Mission Fire Rescue Service accepts applications for Paid on Call Firefighting positions on an ongoing basis and holds applications until recruiting opens as staff is required.
Emergency Support Services Volunteers
ESS volunteers are a dedicated group of people who prepare for and respond to provide short-term disaster relief in the event of fires, floods, earthquakes, or other emergencies.
• Are at least 18 years of age
• Train to be ready to assist the community in the event of a crisis event
• Attend monthly meetings
• Commit to “on call” day/night shifts each month
• Volunteer at community events
• Have opportunities to deploy to assist in other parts of the province during a disaster
• Make a difference in their community
For more information on being part of our team, email ESS Director Monique Weir or phone 604-820-3788.
Spring Break Youth Fire Academy
Students selected for the Youth Fire Academy will have the opportunity to participate in basic firefighting techniques, auto extrication, certification in CPR, fire extinguisher use, and live fire and physical training. We are looking for enthusiastic youth who show a willingness to learn and have fun. If that sounds like you, we encourage you to apply through your school. Participants are selected from the Secondary School Graduation Program and screened by their school and Mission Fire Rescue Service personnel.