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Become a Firefighter

Become a Firefighter

Do you want to save lives and give back to your community? Learn about our application process, eligibility requirements and benefits for firefighters.

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This application is NOW CLOSED. Thank you and good luck to those who have applied.

Richmond Fire-Rescue Firefighter Job Opportunities

If you are an action oriented person who aspires to being a part of a Progressive, Professional and Proud fire service team, then Richmond Fire-Rescue is the place for you.

Richmond Fire-Rescue is a values based organization that relies on the diversity, abilities and dedication of our people to carry out our Mission and drive us toward our Vision.

I know that there are many opportunities available to you in the pursuit of a firefighter job, and as such,

I want to thank you for considering Richmond Fire-Rescue.

Signature of Tim Wilkinson, Fire Chief

Tim Wilkinson
Fire Chief
Richmond Fire-Rescue

Where can I get more information about training to become a firefighter?

Where can I get more information about training to become a firefighter?

We recommend the following resources:

Fire academies and schools in BC:

Specialized fire training:

First Responder III (FRIII) / Occupational First Aid Level 3 (OFA3):

Other fire-related courses: