Build a fire break by removing flammable materials within a 10-m radius.

Leave 5 m between your trees and prune off branches from the ground up to 2 m.

Choose non-flammable materials such as sheet metal or bricks for your walls.

Equip your chimney or wood stove with a fire screen to protect against sparks.

Choose a roof made of metal or fibreglass.


SOPFEU is an organization in Québec that is both dynamic and unique! We provide a stimulating working environment, exciting challenges, a myriad of training possibilities, and the opportunity for promotion.

The hiring period for seasonal positions generally lasts from February to May. To meet our needs for this period, we recruit seasonal staff, particularly wildland firefighters and communications personnel.

During the wildland firefighter hiring process, job applicants must pass certain physical endurance tests. To find out more about these tests, click here.

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