Please note that bulky metal collection will be completed tomorrow, Saturday, January 27, due to an equipment problem.   

The Chelsea Fire Department is currently not recruiting. Potential candidates who wish to join our team are invited to submit a spontaneous application.

Here is a brief overview of the conditions for admission to the Fire Department:


  • Be at least 18 years old;
  • Hold a valid Quebec driver's license and class 4A;
  • Hold a valid first aid and CPR card;
  • Be bilingual, French-English;
  • Reside in Chelsea or within the maximum accepted limits (a maximum of 8 km from one of the three stations);
  • Being able to work in a team during emergency and stress situations;
  • Successfully complete the hiring process implemented by the Fire Department (example: written exam, physical exam, etc.)
  • Have the “Pompier 1” certificate or commit to and successfully complete theoretical and practical training (provincial and municipal requirement) in order to obtain the “Pompier 1” certificate (306 hours);
  • Be willing to respond to emergency calls during the day, evening, night and weekends and reach the minimum required.
  • Attend the practices organized by the Fire Department and reach the minimum required;
  • Be willing to follow any other training deemed necessary by the Department;

Candidates may send a current copy of their resume to:

Natalie Chartrand, Executive Secretary for the Chelsea Fire Department by email to or by mail to the following address:

100 Old Chelsea Road, Chelsea, Québec, J9B 1C1.


For information

Chelsea Fire Department