The Maple Ridge Fire Department is a composite department in that both paid-on-call and career firefighters are trained to be first-line first responders for the City of Maple Ridge. The Maple Ridge Fire Department hires paid-on-call firefighters annually. The recruitment and training process is in-depth to ensure that the successful candidates have the skills, knowledge and abilities to be promoted to the position of career firefighter within the department.
As a paid-on-call firefighter you will be called to:
be part of the suppression team fighting structure and vehicle fires
provide auto extrication at motor vehicle accidents
provide medical assistance to the citizens of Maple Ridge along with the British Columbia ambulance service