Scugog Firefighters are community leaders in fire safety and emergency preparedness.
Why Become a Volunteer Firefighter:
- Unique opportunity to gain transferrable life skills while giving back to your community.
- To become a member of a dedicated team.
- To acquire valuable knowledge and participate in a wide range of specialized training.
- To promote a safe community by upholding the three lines of defence against fire (public fire safety education, fire safety standards and enforcement and emergency response).
To join our team, a person must have the instinct to help others during difficult times, possess the ability to react and adapt quickly under stressful situations and have personal values that complement our department values: Accountability, Compassion, Duty, Integrity, Proficiency, Relationships and Valor.
Recruitment Selection Process:
Phase 1: Application submission
Phase 2: Selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. At this time, candidates must provide proof of immunization and a copy of a valid Ontario driver's license.
Phase 3: Aptitude, medical and clinical assessment through OFAI Testing Stages One and Two
Phase 4: Job-Specific Physical Appraisal
Phase 5: Selection and condition of job offers. At this time, candidates must provide a criminal record check and driver's abstract.
Phase 6: Comprehensive recruitment training period