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Incident Support Specialist (ISS)

Under the general direction of the Fire Chief, as an Incident Support Specialist, you respond to emergency incidents within the region to provide support to firefighters and other emergency responders. Operating the Incident Support (IS) Unit, you assist with onsite equipment and logistics support; provide compressed air to refill firefighter’s self-contained breathing apparatus, and aid in rest and rehabilitation for emergency responders. The Incident Support Unit is a critical tool in providing emergency services to Yellowhead County and its partners.

The remuneration for this volunteer position is $15.00 per hour. Work is conducted in a combination of office environment, fire station environment and field/outdoor environment, depending on the task being performed. Applicants must be 18 years of age, no previous experience and no minimum time commitment required.

For a more detailed position description and application form click here or contact our office.

There are limited positions available in each community so apply today. The closing date for this competition is Friday, September 12th, 2014. Please submit your application to your nearest local fire station or send to Fire Department Headquarters, at:

Sharon Devries, Deputy Fire Chief

• Mail: 2716 – 1st Avenue, Edson, Alberta T7E 1N9
• Fax: 1-780-723-5066
• Email:

The personal information obtained as a result of this advertisement will be utilized for this employment opportunity only, and is subject to compliance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

County Offices


2716 - 1 Avenue,Edson,AB. T7E 1N9
Phone: 780-723-4800
Toll Free: 1-800-665-6030
Fax: 780-723-5066


53404 Rge Rd 92A,Wildwood,AB.
Phone: 780-325-3782
Toll Free 1-800-814-3935
Fax: 780-325-3783

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