Job Opportunities

Deputy Fire Chief

To fill a new position, the Municipality of Trent Hills invites applications for the position of Deputy Fire Chief.

The Municipality of Trent Hills is a vibrant and growing community with a population of 13,000 that is located on the Trent Severn Waterway. It has the largest coverage area of the seven municipalities within Northumberland County, with a large agricultural and tourist industry. The Trent Hills Fire Department operates as one team from three fire stations. The Fire Department operates with some of the most professional, dedicated and conscientious firefighters. The Municipality has automatic aid agreements with neighboring Municipalities and is an active participant in Northumberland County Mutual Aid System. The Fire Department provides a high level of service in all emergency response disciplines, including fire prevention and public education.

Deputy Fire Chief Job Posting
Deputy Fire Chief Job Description

Resumes will be received until 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.  Please send resumes marked "Deputy Fire Chief Competition - Confidential" to Human Resources.


Applying to a job posting

You can submit your cover letter and resume:

  • Online
  • By fax 
  • By mail, or
  • In person

We thank all applicants who apply but we will only contact those selected for an interview.


All information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act R.S.O. 1990, Chapter M45.


We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusive barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. We are pleased to accommodate individual needs in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Please let us know if you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process.

Background check

A valid and satisfactory Police Records Check will be required prior to start of employment. A Vulnerable Sector Check is required for identified positions.

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