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Job Details

Industrial Firefighter


International SOS

Date Posted

January 23, 2023


  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $675.00 to $750.00 daily (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 84 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 06, 2023
Job Requirements


International SOS





Work setting

  • Remote location
  • Oil and gas industry


  • Respond to fire alarms and other calls for assistance
  • Control and extinguish fires using manual and power equipment
  • Administer first-aid and other assistance
  • Maintain firefighting equipment
  • Provide paramedical aid to accident victims or ill persons
  • Co-ordinate the work of other firefighters
  • Administer medications and provide advanced emergency treatments to patients
  • Administer pre-hospital emergency care
  • Transport patients to hospital or other medical facility for further medical care
  • Maintain ambulances and emergency care equipment and supplies
  • Document and record nature of injuries and treatment provided
  • Assess extent of injuries or illness of trauma victims to determine emergency medical treatment

Fire fighting experience

  • Industrial services
  • Volunteer department

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Drug test
  • Immunization records

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Driver's abstract

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Values and ethics


1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Long term benefits

Life insurance

Other benefits

Learning/training paid by employer

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Industrial Firefighter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes


Interest in ensuring proper operation and maintenance of firefighting equipment


Interest in compiling information to administer first aid and other assistance and to use various firefighting chemicals; and in training to maintain a high level of physical fitness; may provide para-medical aid to accident victims or ill persons


Interest in persuading to inform and educate the public on fire prevention; may supervise and co-ordinate the work of other firefighters

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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