Strategic Wildfire is Now Hiring!

March 02, 2021

Become a Firefighter

The BC Wildfire Service employs approximately 1,000 wildfire fighters each year. In order to become a wildfire fighter with the BC Wildfire Service applicants must show motivation, have a relevant skill set, complete two fitness tests and attend the BC Wildfire Service new recruit boot camp.

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Strategic holds health and safety with the utmost importance, be it on the fireline or while adapting to the constantly evolving COVID-19 pandemic. We continue to follow the recommendations of leading health authorities, including:

  • The BC Public Health Officer (and orders)
  • WorkSafeBC Employer Requirements
  • Regional, Provincial and Federal Health Authorities
  • World Health Organization applicable to British Columbia and Canada
  • BC Centre for Disease Control

Strategic Natural Resources Consultants and Strategic Wildfire continue to be a leader for safety in industry with our comprehensive COVID Exposure Control Plans and Procedures.

We will regularly reassess and ensure the safest and most effective methods for hiring and training firefighters in 2021, and will continue delivering highly competent and professional crews to meet the 2021 fire season.