BC Local Government Job Posting Service

District of North Saanich

Deputy Fire Chief / Training Officer

Applications are invited for the exempt full-time position of Deputy Fire Chief/Training Officer. The Deputy Fire Chief/Training Officer assists the Director of Emergency Services in the administration of the Fire Department and acts for the Director of Emergency Services in his/her absence. The Deputy Fire Chief/Training Officer exercises considerable independence of judgement and action in carrying out assignments in accordance with departmental policies, plans and objectives. The Deputy Fire Chief/Training Officer is the Deputy Emergency Program Coordinator.

Applicants must have post-secondary diploma in a related field, completion of the Justice Institute of B.C. Fire Service Instructors Levels I and II, NFPA 1001 evaluator certification, First Responder Level III certification, Fire Officer III, Emergency Management Certification, must possess a valid Class 3 BC Drivers Licence with Air Endorsement and a minimum of five years’ experience as an Officer in the fire service, preferably in a Volunteer Department, at the rank of Captain. Consideration will be given to candidates with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. More information on this opportunity is available on the District’s website at

Applications may be submitted by e-mail or by hand before 4:00 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020 to:

Curt Kingsley, Director of Corporate Services
District of North Saanich
1620 Mills Road
North Saanich, BC V8L 5S9

Location: North Saanich, BC
Region: South Vancouver Island
Professional Categories: Fire / Rescue / First Aid Services
Posted: January 7, 2020, 4:36 pm
Expires: January 31, 2020, 4:00 pm