Type 3
Wildland Fire Fighters

Type 3 Wildland Fire Fighter

NOTE: This position is non-guaranteed work, to relocate for this position is not recommended.

Qualifications Checklist:

Experience working on a fire line is necessary - applicants must have previous experience to be considered for this position during the 2022 season. 

**Local and pre-existing S100 / S185 certifications considered an asset. 

Reminder: The S100 requires a refresher ticket every year. www.S100a.com

A 5-person fire crew (5 pack) consists of the following:
One crew leader and Four Fire fighters.

A Crew Leader needs to hold the following:

  • S100 & S185
  • S212
  • S230
  • S235
  • ICS100
  • Experience as a Crew Leader on three fires OR 20 days as a Fire Fighter plus be qualified to monitor work activities and ensure the health and safety of workers while on the fire line and monitor chainsaw operations.

Crew Member:

  • S100 & S185
  • (5) certifiable days (60 Hrs) involved in Fire fighting or a Trainee (Limited 2 per Crew) 
  • Crews require one (1) Power Saw Operator
  • Crews require: two (2) First aid OFA 1 + TE (2 Crew members) or OFA 3 (asset) for 10 pack deployment
  • DTA
  • Tree Faller (not required but huge asset for Type 3)

Applicants must also:

Apply now for open Fire Team positions:

Wildland Fire Fighter Application Form

Thank you for your interest in joining the Iverson Forest Management Team!

Due to the high volume of applications, only those candidates selected for further interview will be contacted.

All interested applicants must apply using the above form - No Phone Calls Please.

Note: As of December 13,2021, the BCWS now requires ALL fire line Contractors to supply FULLY Vaccinated personal for all of their Contracts. For more information or if you have questions about this requirement, please contact the BCWS directly.


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