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The BC Wildfire Service is recruiting for next year's wildfire season.

Wildfire Technician Eric Kopetski says there are no plans to hire more firefighters but there are between 150 and 200 vacancies heading into 2019.

As per years past, he says firefighters will be spread across the entire province, depending on where the needs are.

"It changes every year. The recruiting process we have is a provincial process as we have recruits spread out over the entire province. "

Kopetski says the deadline for applications is January 15, 2019.

To apply, CLICK HERE.


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