Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for a position at the Fire Department?

Probationary Firefighter Recruitment Opportunities

The application period for the positon of Probationary Firefighter is now closed.  In the event of an opening the Human Resources Department will post the opening on the City of Brockville website.

Candidates who have the necessary educational requirements and background experience will be contacted by Human Resources to participate in Fire Fighter exam held at the Brockville Fire Hall and conducted by the Brockville Fire Chief and Deputy Chief.

Once successfully completing the necessary test, individuals will be scheduled by Human Resources to attend an interview with the Fire Chief, Deputy Chief and Manager of Human Resources.

Candidates must successfully pass the following:

  • the firefighter medical assessment (including vision and hearing test)

  • the municipal specific recruit training program

  • satisfactory MTO driver’s license abstract

  • a successful police and vulnerable sector records check

  • two reference checks