The City conducts external recruitment for Paid-On-Call Firefighter (POC) positions. POC Firefighters are an essential part of the firefighting team. This position can lead to a promotion of a career position. Career firefighter positions are filled by our active POC staff.
POC responsibilities include responding to structure fires, emergency rescue calls, station staffing during peak call volumes and attending regular bi-monthly training to maintain and strengthen skills. You can expect to devote an average of 10-20 hours per month to training and responding to calls while working as a Paid-On-Call Firefighter.