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Employment Opportunities

Employment opportunities for SP-100 Graduates

Included is a list of private and public organizations that employ Forest Firefighters.  SP-100 graduates are able to find employment in various Provinces and Territories, as well as outside the country. There is an increasing need for SP-100 certified graduates in the silvicultural and forestry industries, graduates should also research these avenues for employment opportunities.

Each province may have different entry level requirements for hire. This is especially the case for the pre-fit testing, so please make sure you research this before applying.

Ontario

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources

O.M.N.R. fireranger Employment application: http://www.web2.mnr.gov.on.ca/mnr/affmb/firerangers/Ontario%20FireRanger%20Employment%20Application.htm

East Fire Region:

If applying for a position in the  East Fire Region, including Chapleau, Timmins, Cochrane, Haliburton, Wawa, North Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Hearst and Pembroke - Send your application to:


Forest Fire Management Centre
2621 Skead Road, Unit 14A
P.O. Bag 500
Garson, ON
P3L 1W3


Attention: Applications Officer


Phone: (705) 564-6083
Fax: (705) 564-6033

West Fire Region

If applying for a position in the West Fire Region, including Geraldton, Thunder Bay, Pickle Lake, Sioux Lookout, Red Lake, Dryden, Fort Frances, Armstrong and Kenora - Send your application to:

Dryden Fire Management Centre
P.O. Box 850
95 Ghost Lake Road
Dryden, Ontario
P8N 2Z5

Attention: Applications Officer

Phone: (807) 937-4402
Fax: (807) 937-7327

Type 2 Service Providers

Outland Reforestation
250 Eglinton Avenue West
Suite 200
Toronto, Ontario
M4R 1A7
- or -
627 Squier Street
Thunder Bay, ON
P7B 4A7

Attention: Simon Landy
Tel. 416-483-5152
Fax: 416-483-8476
fire@outland.ca

Geraldton Community Forest Inc.
Cory Nephin, Operations Manager
Box 400, Geraldton, Ontario
P0T 1M0
Tel. 807-854-2335 ext. 227
Fax: 807-854-2336
cory@astrocom-on.com

Aatawehike Fire Services Limited Partnership
Box 176
Webequie, Ontario
P0T 3A0
Attention: Levi Sofea 
Tel. 807-353-5251
Fax: 807-353-1218
levisofea01@hotmail.com

Mizhniawae Economic Development Trust
(Operating as Lake Superior First Nations Development Trust)
1186 Roland Street, 2nd Floor
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 5M4
Attention: Jocleyn Smith
Tel. 807-628-8330
Fax: (807) 628-8336
jsmith@tbaytel.net

Pic River Development Corporation
7 Lynx Road, Box 220
Heron Bay, Ontario
P0T 1R0
Attention: Roland Nabigon
Tel. 807-229-8695

Fax: 807-229-1295
rnabigon@picriver.com

The Wilderness Group
325 Highway 527
Thunder Bay, Ontario
P7B 6B3
Attention: Grant Brodeur
Tel. 807-683-3422

Fax: 807-683-8382
grant@broland.ca

A list of the Basecamp Service Providers is listed below:

Geraldton Community Forests Inc.
P.O. Box 400
Geraldton, Ontario
P0T 1M0

Email: jim.turner@gcf-on.ca
Attention:  Jim Turner

Outland Reforestation Inc.
Suite 200, 250 Eglinton Avenue West
Toronto, Ontario
 M4R 1A7

Email: jeff.taylor@on.aibn.com
Attention: Jeff Taylor

Wilderness Reforestation
Box 1440
Wawa, Ontario
P0S 1K0

Email grant@broland.ca or pmoore@wilderness.ca
Attention: Grant Brodeur or Peter Moore

Brinkman & Associates Reforestation Ltd.
Box 474
North Bay, Ontario
P1B 8J1

Email: Judi_tetro@brinkman.ca
Email: John_lawrence@brinkman.ca

Manitoba

Manitoba Conservation

http://www.gov.mb.ca/conservation/fire/Fire-Fighter/firefighter.html

Eastern & Central Regions

Jim Martinuk FCO

email: Jim.Martinuk@gov.mb.ca

Box 4000

Lac du Bonnet MB R0E 1A0

Fax: (204) 345-1420

Northeast Region

Chris Kuzenko FCO

email: Chris.Kuzenko@gov.mb.ca

Box 28 – 59 Elizabeth Road

Thompson MB R8N 1X4

Fax: (204) 677-6501

Northwest & Western Regions

Lawrence Huculak FCO

email: Lawrence.Huculak@gov.mb.ca

Box 2550 – 3rd St. & Ross Ave.

The Pas MB R9M 1M4

Fax: (204) 623-4208

Alberta

http://www.srd.alberta.ca/wildfires/employment/wildfirecrews.aspx

Helitack/Rapattack:

http://www.srd.alberta.ca/wildfires/employment/helitackrappel.aspx

Helitack:

http://www.srd.alberta.ca/wildfires/employment/helitack.aspx

Type 1 Fire Attack:

http://www.srd.alberta.ca/wildfires/employment/firetack.aspx

Type 2 Fire Attack:

http://www.srd.alberta.ca/wildfires/employment/wildfirecrew2.aspx

Mailing List:

AREA

MAILING ADDRESS

PHONE

FAX

E-MAIL

Calgary

8660 Bearspaw Dam Road NW,
Calgary AB,
T3L 1S4

403-297-8800

403-297-8865

Calgary.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Edson

203 111 - 54 Street
Edson, AB
T7E 1T2

780-723-8506

780-712-4483

Edson.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray

9915 Franklin Avenue
Fort McMurray, AB
T9H 2K4

780-743-7125

780-799-4518

Mcmurray.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie

10811 - 84 Avenue
Grande Prairie, AB
T8V 3J2

780-538-8093

780-538-1941

Grande.wfops@gov.ab.ca

High Level

Bag 900
C/o Airport Road
High Level, AB
T0H 1Z0

780-926-5400

780-926-5446

High.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Lac La Biche

Box 450
Lac La Biche, AB
T0A 2C0

780-623-5245

780-623-2570

Labiche.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Peace River

Bag 900 - 39
Peace River, AB
T8S 1T4

780-624-6190

780-624-7192

Peace.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Rocky Mountain House

Box 1720
Rocky Mountain House, AB
T4T 1B3

403-845-8266

403-845-7999

Rocky.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Slave Lake

Box 390
Slave Lake, AB
T0G 2A0

780-849-7429

780-849-6826

Slave.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Whitecourt

5020 - 52 Avenue
Whitecourt, AB
T7S 1N2

780-778-7265

780-778-4659

Whitecourt.wfops@gov.ab.ca

Provincial Forest Fire Centre - Detection Section

9th Floor
9920 - 108 Street
Edmonton, AB
T5K 2M4

780-427-6807

780-427-0292

FPD.Type1Seasonal@gov.ab.ca

Saskatchewan

Careers Page:

http://www.environment.gov.sk.ca/Default.aspx?DN=b9de9103-1a5c-4621-a29f-337862eab46e

Fire Fighter Fact Sheet:

http://www.environment.gov.sk.ca/adx/aspx/adxGetMedia.aspx?DocID=953,519,237,94,88,Documents&MediaID=419&Filename=Wildfire+Fighter.pdf&l=English

Newfoundland and Labrador

Natural Resources Forest Fire Protection Center:

http://www.nr.gov.nl.ca/forestry/protection_centre/

Government Job listings:

www.gov.nnl.ca

Nova Scotia

Department of Natural Resources Wildfire Management Group:

http://www.gov.ns.ca/natr/forestprotection/wildfire/

British Columbia

Ministry of Forests and Range Protection Branch:

http://bcwildfire.ca/Employment/

Seasonal Job Opportunities:

http://bcwildfire.ca/hprScripts/Jobs/index.asp

Job Application Form:

https://employment.gov.bc.ca/documents/BCPSA_Job_Application_Form.doc

Yukon

Wildland Fire Management:

http://www.community.gov.yk.ca/firemanagement/index.html

Government of Yukon Employment page:

http://employment.gov.yk.ca/employment.html

Northwest Territories

Forest Management Division – Forest Fires:

http://forestmanagement.enr.gov.nt.ca/

Other Helpful Links

Canadian Wildland Fire Information System:

http://cwfis.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/en/index_e.php

Canadian forest Service:

http://fire.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/research/index_e.php

Natural Resources Canada- Canadian Forestry Services:

http://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/

Canadian Interagency Forest Fire Center:

http://www.ciffc.ca/

International Sites