Become a Firefighter

Employment with Rocky View Fire Services is challenging and rewarding. Fire Services proudly serves our growing and vibrant County with a composite fire suppression model made up of full-time, part-time, and volunteer members.

Every member is a dedicated trained professional with a high level of competency, who places a high value on the services provided to our residents, friends, and neighbours.

Rocky View Fire Services maintains four full-time composite fire stations in Springbank, Elbow Valley, Balzac, and Bearspaw, and three Paid-Per-Call (volunteer) stations in Langdon, Irricana, and Madden. The Fire Services team consists of 110 part-time firefighters, 120 Paid-Per-Call (Volunteer) Firefighters, 24 full-time firefighters, three district chiefs, a deputy chief, and a fire chief.

General Requirements

Minimum requirements for all firefighters:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Physically fit
  • Non-GDL driver’s licence
  • Clean criminal record, medical clearance, and driver’s abstract
  • Standard First Aid and CPR ‘C’ certificate

Specific Requirements & Hiring Process

If you fit the requirements for one of our Fire Services roles and want to make a real impact on the Rocky View community, keep an eye on our careers site for opportunities.


Call 911 for all emergencies.

For other Fire Services questions or reports call 403.230.1401.

Careers with Rocky View

Visit our careers website for current employment opportunities with Rocky View County.