Emergency, Fire & Rescue Services
“With integrety, compassion and professional excellence, we provide emergency services and education to Thorhild County and our mutual aid partners.”
Thorhild County Emergency Services is comprised of a full time Fire Chief and Paid-On-Call firefighters responding out of 4 Fire Stations throughout the County, who commit themselves daily to safeguarding those who live, work and play within our County.
Thorhild County Emergency Services Members:
"We stand at the ready to provide competent, specialized, and compassionate service to the residents of Thorhild County and visitors. We are constantly training so we can be prepared when our community needs us most."
"To continue to develop our knowledge and skills to become a well-rounded all-hazards emergency response team through training, safety and inclusivity."
"Serving with integrity, responding with compassion, and committed to professional excellence."
Thorhild County Emergency Services does not have any full-time or part-time firefighters, TCES employs paid-on call (POC) firefighters. These individuals are alerted to emergencies and those who are available, respond to their respective fire station to get dressed in the appropriate protective gear to respond in the provided emergency vehicles.
Our POC firefighters play a vital role in the delivery of emergency response to Thorhild County and its local Hamlets responding to over 130 incidents annually and maintaining internationally recognized training standards. Apart from direct support to emergency operations, our POC's contribute countless hours of time in support of our communities.
Firefighters of Thorhild County Emergency Services:
We are looking for individuals who have a positive outlook, are team oriented and enjoy physically demanding work. Download the Application Package here!
Minimum Requirements to Apply:
Located at 21416 TWP 600 A in the Hamlet of Thorhild
Located at 5026-49 Street in the Hamlet of Newbrook
Located at NW 23-63-19-W4 in the Hamlet of Long Lake
Located at 4915-50 Street in the Hamlet of Radway
780-398-3741 ext. 2804
Captain Krysta Bentley
Captain Richelle Redekop
Firefighter John Erdman
Firefighter Nick Chmilar
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Toll Free: 1-877-398-3777
801 - 1st Street
Box 10 Thorhild, AB T0A 3J0
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