Firefighter Recruitment 2021

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Update: November 2021

The Kelowna Fire Department provides effective fire protection and public safety services to all areas of the city.  This includes fire prevention, fire safety inspections, fire control and/or suppression.  Recruitment and hiring of career firefighters is handled through an Eligibility List selected after a rigorous recruitment process.  These candidates are placed in positions that become available for a specific period.

Firefighter Recruitment 2021

Final Process

The Firefighter Eligibility recruitment is now in final process.

Successful candidates will be contacted by the Human Resources Department.  Please watch for an update the first week of January 2022.

Thank-you to all candidates that participated in the recruitment for the Firefighter Eligibility list.

*(Last updated – December 17 , 2021)

For complete information on the recruitment process, please see the attached link:

Firefighter Recruitment Process 

2021 Kelowna Career Firefighter Recruitment Video:

Please check back on this website between August 2021 and January 2022 to obtain updates as we progress through the recruitment campaign.