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Find Your Fulfillment in Firefighting! Mississauga is Recruiting Firefighters for 2024

City services | March 29, 2023

Mississauga Fire and Emergency Services (MFES) is looking for its newest firefighting recruits to join a diverse team, working to protect people, property and the environment in Mississauga. A series of in-person and virtual open house sessions will take place in April, May and June for those interested in learning how to become a Mississauga firefighter. Attendees will learn about firefighter positions and the hiring process. Applications will be accepted on June 15 at jobs.mississauga.ca until July 10, 2023.

Open House Details

What:
A series of open house sessions for individuals considering a career as a MFES firefighter. The sessions will include testimonials from Mississauga firefighters, information on the job application and recruitment process, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Registration is required.

When and Where:

Date and Time Location
In-person Sessions
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
6 to 8 p.m.
Register

Fire Station 105

7101 Goreway Dr., Mississauga, ON L4T 2T5

Friday, April 21, 2023
6 to 8 p.m.
Register

Fire Station 101

15 Fairview Rd. W., Mississauga, ON L5B 1K7

NOTE: This is a Women’s Information Session. The session is open for everyone but there will be an added focus on women in firefighting. During the session, hear personal stories, receive career advice and information about growth opportunities.

Saturday, April 29, 2023
10 a.m. to noon
Register

Fire Station 120

125 Eglinton Ave W., Mississauga, ON L5M 0P4

Saturday, May 13, 2023
10 a.m. to noon
Register

Fire Station 122

3600 Thomas St., Mississauga, ON L5M 7E2

Virtual Sessions

These sessions are recommended for those who may not be able to attend in-person sessions due to distance or availability.

Friday, May 26, 2023
7 to 8 p.m.

Virtual Session

Registration link coming soon. Stay tuned!

Monday, June 5, 2023
7 to 8 p.m.

Virtual Session

Registration link coming soon. Stay tuned!

MFES’s successful firefighting recruits will receive a competitive salary, benefits and pension compensation plan.

If you or someone you know is considering a career as a firefighter, now is the time to learn more about the process, the qualifications and the skills required to help keep Mississauga safe. For more information, visit mississauga.ca/firefighterjobs or if you have any questions, please contact Firefighter.Recruitment@mississauga.ca.

Careers at the City of Mississauga
As an employer, the City of Mississauga recognizes that a diverse workforce is a driving factor for its success. The City strives to implement diversity, equity, inclusion, and a respectful workplace so that individuals can feel they belong and be their authentic self.

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Media Contact:
City of Mississauga Media Relations
media@mississauga.ca
905-615-3200, ext. 5232
TTY: 905-896-5151

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