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Joining the Volunteer Fire Services

Sioux Lookout Emergency Services consists of 1 Full-Time Fire Chief, and up to 40 Volunteer Firefighters.

The Department operates under the direction of the Fire Chief who is responsible to the Mayor and Council through the CAO.

 Qualification Criteria:

  • Legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Resident of the Sioux Lookout or Hudson
  • Minimum of 18 Years of Age
  • Physically Fit.  Pass a medical exam.
  • Successfully completed Grade 12 (Ontario Secondary School Diploma) or Equivalent
  • Hold a Valid Ontario Driver's Licence (Class 'DZ' preferred)
  • All applicants must complete a criminal record check.
  • Written permission from your employer to attend fire calls during work hours.
  • Willing to abide by the rules, procedures and policies outlined by the Sioux Lookout Emergency & Protective Services Department
Apply to Become a Volunteer Firefighter 

If you are interested in joining the Sioux Lookout Fire & Rescue Service, please click here to access the Volunteer Firefighter Application Form. This form must be completed in full, signed, dated and accompanied with all necessary documentation and credentials. Please send the form and application package to the contact below:

Robert Popovic

Fire Chief/CEMC

Emergency Services Department

Municipality of Sioux Lookout

PO Box 158

39 Fifth Avenue

Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A4

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