Firefighter Recruitment 2021

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Update: August 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 rigourous recruitment process.  These candidates are placed in positions that become available for a specific period.

Firefighter Recruitment 2021

The current Firefighter Eligibility recruitment process for 2021 is now underway.

Eligible candidates have now been contacted and will be scheduled for a virtual Written Assessement beginning Monday, August 16 at 8:30 am - see below for the list of eligible candidates.  Written Assessments will be taking place virtually September 8 - 12.

If your confirmation number does not appear on this list, you have not been short-listed to proceed further in the process.  We thank you for your interest.

Please check you junk mail if your confirmation number appears on the above list however you have not received an email.

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.