Applications are now being accepted for the position of Auxiliary Firefighters.

Qualifications are as follows:

  • Must be eighteen (18) years of age or older.
  • Completed Grade 12 or equivalent (GED).
  • Require a valid Class 4 Manitoba Driver’s License with Air Endorsement, or obtain within three (3) months.
  • Must successfully complete the ICS 100 online course within six (6) months.
  • Requires Standard First Aid with Level C – CPR (Emergency Medical Responder is preferred) or be able to obtain within six (6) months.
  • Must reside within 2 miles (3.2 km) of the City of Portage la Prairie’s corporate limits.
  • Must be able to commit to carrying a pager and be available on call for emergency calls.

Wage Information:

Fire Fighting & Training Rate of Pay $20.22 per hour.

Please forward application to:
Human Resources, City of Portage la Prairie
97 Saskatchewan Avenue East
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 0L8

Applications must be received by 4:30pm Friday September 16th, 2022 and marked “PT FIRE FIGHTER”.

We thank all applicants for applying, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.