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Firefighter Marine Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$55,904 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Firefighter Marine is $55,904 a year and $27 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Firefighter Marine is between $41,062 and $68,247. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Firefighter Marine. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Combats and suppresses fires, defends life and property, and maintains equipment as volunteer or employee of city, township, or industrial plant.
  • Responds to fire alarms and other emergency calls.
  • Picks hose nozzle, depending on type of fire, and directs stream of water or chemicals onto fire.
  • Positions and climbs ladders to gain access to upper levels of buildings or to assist individuals from burning structures.
  • Creates openings in buildings for ventilation or entrance, using ax, chisel, crowbar, electric saw, core cutter, and other power equipment.
  • Protects property from water and smoke by use of waterproof salvage covers, smoke ejectors, and deodorants.
  • Administers first aid and artificial respiration to injured persons and those overcome by fire and smoke.
  • Communicates with superior during fire, using portable two-way radio.
  • Inspects buildings for fire hazards and compliance with fire prevention ordinances.
  • Performs assigned duties in maintaining apparatus, quarters, buildings, equipment, grounds, and hydrants.
  • Participates in drills, demonstrations, and courses in hydraulics, pump operation and maintenance, and firefighting techniques.
  • May fill fire extinguishers in institutions or industrial plants.
  • May issue forms to building owners, listing fire regulation violations to be corrected.
  • May drive and operate firefighting vehicles and equipment.
  • May be assigned duty in marine division of fire department and be designated firefighter, marine.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Firefighter Marine Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

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