FireSmart Ambassador – Regional District of North Okanagan (Coldstream, BC)



The North Okanagan is an exceptional place to live, work and explore. With its diverse landscapes and extraordinary recreational opportunities, our residents enjoy a comfortable balance of work-life activities. With a regional population of 90,000, the Regional District of North Okanagan offers a wide range of services directly to residents and through partnerships with its six member municipalities.

We have an opening for the seasonal, full-time position of FireSmart Ambassador. The successful candidate will have experience delivering customer education programs and holds a valid BC driver’s license. Preference will be shown to candidates with experience as a paid- on-call volunteer fire fighter.

You possess knowledge of BC FireSmart, Emergency Management BC and BC Wildfire Service and have Local FireSmart Representative qualifications issued by FireSmart Canada, including knowledge of risk assessment principles and inspection procedures.

Reporting to the Manager, Protective Services, the FireSmart Ambassador is responsible for delivering FireSmart education programs to the public, as well as assisting with the initial implementation and establishment of the FireSmart program.

Come be part of a great team who takes pride in their work to enhance the very reasons the North Okanagan is such a great place to live, work and play. This is a seasonal, full-time position with wage of $16.44 per hour (2020 rates) plus 16% in lieu of vacation, statutory holidays and all other benefits.

For further information regarding the RDNO and the full job description, please visit our website at

Please submit your resume, cover letter and any corresponding information as one PDF document to and quote Competition No. 21-09 in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, February 22, 2021.

We thank all interested applicants, but only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
No telephone or email enquiries please.

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