Department of Community Services

FAQ

Smokey dredgeWhat are the rates of pay for Crewmember?
2014
: $23.68 – 27.18 per hour

How many people on a crew?
Initial Attack Crews are made up of 3 people

What are the hours of work like?
The work hours consist of 8 hour works days but will extended based on fire management priorities

What type of training is offered?
• Chainsaw
• Restricted Radio Operators License
• Fire Management Training
• WHIMIS/Transportation of Dangerous Goods
• ATV/Utility Vehicle
• Incident Command Systems

Where are the crews located?

Watson Lake

Whitehorse

Haines Junction

Carmacks

Mayo

Dawson City

For specific questions regarding employment with Yukon Wildland Fire Management call 456-3964.