Thank you for your interest in working for the Township of Huron-Kinloss.

Submit your application by email whenever possible. You may also submit your cover letter and resume by fax, mail or drop it off in person. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to barrier-free recruitment and selection processes. Please let us know if you need other options throughout the process.

Please note that we only accept applications for advertised postings. Unsolicited resumes are not accepted.

Current Opportunities

Volunteer Firefighter (Auxilliary)

The Huron-Kinloss Fire and Emergency Services is recruiting for the position of Volunteer Firefighter (Auxiliary).

This is a Casual/On-Call as required position and we are seeking recruit candidates for the following Fire Stations:

Lucknow & District Fire Department (3 Vacancies)

Ripley-Huron Fire Department (3 Vacancies)

The applicant must possess:

  • A good attitude and the ability to support and project values compatible with the organization.
  • Physical strength and agility necessary to perform arduous work, and to competently operate firefighting, rescue equipment and safety equipment, under all types of adverse conditions, for prolonged periods in this physically demanding environment.
  • Effective oral communication and strong interpersonal skills to deal with members of the public and staff; in addition to the ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality at all times.
  • Must reside in the Stations catchment area and be within a reasonable distance to the Fire Hall.
  • Previous Firefighting, Emergency Medical Service or related training and experience will be considered an asset. Current and Valid First Aid and CPR certificate is an asset.

Full detailed position descriptions are available by clicking here

Recruitment Guide

Interested applicants are invited to submit a confidential detailed resume no later than March 05, 2021 at 4:30 pm.  Sealed envelopes should be clearly marked with the position title and sent to:

Township of Huron-Kinloss
Fire and Emergency Services
Attention: Chris Cleave, Fire Chief
21 Queen St, Box 130
Ripley, Ontario
N0G 2R0

or e-mailed to 

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.M45, as amended, and will only be used for the purpose of candidate selection.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Township of Huron-Kinloss will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.


Contact us by email or phone 519-395-3735. We look forward to hearing from you.