Department of Community Services

Hiring Process

Wildland Fire Management begins recruiting for fire crew member positions for the next fire season early in the fall.

Please visit the Yukon government Employment Site on a regular basis during this periods to view the posting.

WFM Training

Candidates who are selected for an interview will be notified prior to December 31st and will be interviewed in February. The interview process may include a verbal interview and a written portion to determine competency.

Fire Crew Members are expected to start their positions during last week of April and the season will extend to the end of August.

Accommodation is not provided by Wildland Fire Management but assistance may be available by the individual regions to help new staff find accommodation in the communities.