Fire Rescue Opportunities

Want to be part of an innovative, caring, committed, community minded team? The Whistler Fire Rescue Service strives to be a leader in the areas of prevention, education and fire rescue services.

The Whistler Fire Rescue Service is dedicated to promoting fire and life safety throughout the resort community, as well as effectively mitigating problems when they occur.

Junior Firefighter Program

Friday May 3 to Sunday May 5, 2024

Our Junior Firefighter Program provides an introduction to the physical, mental, and educational requirements needed to succeed in a career in the Fire Service. Our three-day course gives students hands-on experience as we take them through many aspects of our recruit training programs.

Students must be in Grades 11 or 12 to apply.

Please email completed JFFP applications to or drop off to Municipal Hall no later than February 29, 2024.

Paid on Call FireFighters

The Whistler Fire Rescue Service is currently not accepting applications for Paid On-Call Firefighters.

Candidates considering a career in the Fire Service should also check out courses offered through the Justice Institute of BC, Fire and Safety Division.


Non-emergency number: 604-935-8260
Phone 911 for emergencies