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Join The volunteer firefighter team

2018 Volunteer Recruitment - NOW OPEN

Attend one of the information sessions to learn more about how you can join the fire service and continue the long-held tradition to 'Answer the Call'.

March 7, 2018 | 9:30 am - 11 am

March 8, 2018 | 7 pm - 8:30 pm

March 24, 2018 | 9:30 am - 11 am

Station 303: 6085 Old Church Road
(We are recruiting for all fire stations except Bolton Fire Station)

Responsibilities

Volunteer firefighters are expected to respond emergency and non-emergency responses including:

  • Structure, vehicle and wild land fires
  • Medical emergencies
  • Vehicle, machinery and other rescue calls
  • Alarm activations and investigations
  • Other public assistance calls requiring assistance
  • And to develop and maintain an acceptable level of training, knowledge and skill sets as required.

Qualifications

Eligible candidates must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Possess a valid Class G driver's license with no more than three (3) demerit points on the current driver's abstract
  • Attend one of the scheduled Information Sessions
  • Possess a clean vulnerable sector check
  • Develop and maintain an acceptable level of training, knowledge and skill as required, and
  • Reside within 5 km of a Caledon fire station.

The following criteria would be considered an asset:

  • A valid DZ License with no more than three (3) demerit points on a current driver's abstract
  • First Aid, CPR and Defib training
  • Firefighter Pre-Service education

Volunteer Firefighter Aptitude Test

Qualified candidates must take a Volunteer Firefighter Aptitude Test. View a sample test.

Volunteer Firefighter Physical Fitness Test

Qualified candidates must take a Volunteer Firefighter Physical Test. (Details at the Information Session)