Firefighter Application

Are you interested in becoming a paid on-call firefighter with the Olds Fire Department? Paid on-call firefighters respond to a variety of emergencies – including but not limited to residential, rural and industrial fire calls, vehicle collisions and other emergency situations – and help keep our communities safe. As a firefighter, you'll receive professional-level National Fire Protection Association training at no personal financial cost and will gain valuable hands-on experience through training scenarios and emergency calls.

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Driver's abstract

A driver's abstract is required by all applicants selected for an interview. If you do not attach a driver's abstract to your application, you will be required to bring one with you if selected for an interview. Failure to provide a driver's abstract could result in the cancellation of the interview.

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Criminal Record Background Check

Criminal Record Background Check and Vulnerable Sector completed by RCMP.

Please inform the clerk when applying that this is for the Fire Department application and there will be no charge.

The Criminal Record Background Check is required by all applicants selected for an interview. If you do not attach a driver's abstract to your application, you will be required to bring one if you are selected for an interview. Failure to provide a criminal record background check could result in the cancellation of the interview.

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf.

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