Employment & Volunteer Opportunities
Paid on Call Firefighters
Firefighting is a challenging and rewarding career. The Mission Fire Rescue Service is dedicated to providing quality fire prevention, education, suppression, and emergency services to the citizens of Mission. 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 throughout the year and reviews all applications once per year, generally in August, at which time you will be invited to attend an Information Session. Please review the Firefighter Recruit Employment Process for further information.
Paid on Call Firefighter Application Form – Submit your application online! If this form does not open in Adobe, please right click on the link and save as a PDF. If you are having difficulty submitting online, please print and deliver your application to Fire Station No. 1 located at 33330 – 7th Avenue, Mission, BC.
Career Firefighter & Clerical Staff
All job vacancies are advertised on our Careers page.
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. Students will certify through the Justice Institute of BC Fire & Safety Division to the Basic Firefighter Certificate Program. 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.
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. For more information, please see the ESS Volunteer Information Sheet.