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New Job Posting Available! - Firefighter

New Job Posting Available! - Firefighter

We're hiring!

Tłı̨chǫ Firefighting Services (TFS) is 100% Indigenous Owned by Tłı̨chǫ Investment Corporation. We are currently accepting applications for our seasonal firefighting project located in the four Tłı̨chǫ communities: Behchokǫ̀, Whatì, Gamètì, and Wekweètì. 

Type 1 Firefighter/Alternate Firefighter

As part of the TFS team, the Type 1 Firefighter/Alternate Firefighter will report to the Crew Lead.



  • Combat, extinguish, and prevent fires, with the objective of saving lives and property
  • Ability to handle and operate a variety of rescue equipment
  • Properly wear special protective clothing 


  • Must pass a very physically demanding fitness test
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs across rough terrain
  • Knowledge of fire suppression equipment
  • Confirmed criminal record history
  • Travel outside of your based community and/or outside of the territories for Type 1 Firefighters may be required


TFS offers a competitive remuneration package and seasonal pension plan.

Apply here