Would you like to be part of a dynamic, fast-paced, award-winning local government organization? A team that prides itself on providing effective, customer service focused local government services for residents? Do you have the right attitude, qualifications, and superior people skills for the job? If so, the City of Langford invites you to apply for a full-time FireSmart Coordinator position!
The City of Langford is in search of a skilled and organized individual to take on the role of FireSmart Coordinator at our Langford Fire Rescue department. The FireSmart team supports wildfire preparedness, prevention, and mitigation through public education, assessments, and mitigative work to reduce community risk from wildfires.
This position works collaboratively with other Emergency Program and Fire Department staff to support plans and to achieve strategic organizational goals. The Fire Smart Coordinator will provide departmental updates and relevant reports to the Assistant Chief of Fire Prevention related to FireSmart initiatives.
Candidates should have:
- Completion of Grade 12 or equivalent and two (2) years related experience including facilitation and presentation delivery (or an equivalent combination)
- Completion of Fire Smart 101
- A valid BC Class 5 Driver’s Licence
- Possession of, or ability to obtain Local FireSmart Representative qualifications
- Previous experience with fire safety or FireSmart Program and NFPA 1035 Public Educator Level I is considered an asset
This temporary position will run from October 2, 2023 to August 30, 2024. The salary range offered for this temporary, full-time position is $35.03 per hour, plus 13% in lieu of benefits and vacation, plus a 35-hour modified workweek schedule with flex days. Please refer to the Careers page of our website at Careers – City of Langford for more information and a detailed job description.
To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter by e-mail to email@example.com (identify the position you are applying for in the subject line of your e-mail). Applications will be accepted until noon on August 30, 2023.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.