Fire Smart Crew Member
Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Government

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Posted: 09-15-2020

Closes: 4:00pm (PST): September 29, 2020


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Fire Smart Crew Member – Term
Department: Housing and Infrastructure
Posting Date: September 15, 2020
Standard Hours Bi-Weekly: 75
Start Date: A.S.A.P.
End Date: October 23, 2020
Salary: Level 3 Step 1 ($26.32/hour)

                                                                                Closing Date 4:00pm (PST): September 29, 2020

Reporting to the Fire Smart Crew Leader, the Crew Member will work as part of a multi-person crew, to complete the project outlined for the current year. This position will work out in the field and on various types of terrain and in all-weather. The incumbent will need to be able to assess and manage risk throughout the project. The Fire Smart Crew Members will assure all Health and Safety measures are being adhered to. This position may be responsible for some administrative duties.

If this opportunity interests you, please submit a cover letter & resume clearly demonstrating the qualifications below, as selection for further consideration will be based solely on the information you provide:

Essential Qualifications:
· Chainsaw Safety Course and 1-2 seasons experience running a chainsaw for an extended period of time;
· Knowledge of wildland fire fuels;
· Standard First Aid Certificate.

· Wilderness First Aid;
· Technical Free Falling and brushing certificate, or a related certification;
· Experience navigating using GPS systems, compass and maps;
· Previous experience working on Fire Smart project(s).

Conditions of Employment:
· Standard First Aid Certificate upon hire;
· Valid Class 5 Drivers license preferred, but not required;
· Chainsaw Safety Course;
· ATV Safety course;
· Experience running a chainsaw for an extended period of time in a work environment.

A detailed job description is available upon request.

For more information, contact Human Resources
Phone: (867) 993-7100 – EX: 126 or 170 Fax: (867) 993-6553 Email:
Mail: Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Government, P.O. Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon, Y0B 1G0
Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon

We thank all applicants, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
"To work together, to speak with one voice and to serve Tr'ondëk Hwëch'in Citizens in the pursuit of a strong, healthy, and united future."


Positions open: 2
Hours per Week: Bi-Weekly: 75, Full-time
Wage: Level 3 Step 1 ($26.32/hour)

Full Time Term

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

Apply to: Human Resources
Fax: +1 (867) 993-6553
In Person:
PO Box 599, Dawson City, Yukon Y0B 1G0 Physical Location: 1242 Front Street, Dawson City, Yukon