Sooke Fire Rescue is a combination department made up of five (5) career personnel: Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Chief, Assistant Chief, and two firefighters. These career members augment the 30 volunteer firefighters, and 6 Public Education members.

Volunteer firefighters for the District of Sooke belong to the Sooke Firefighters Association, career firefighters belong to the International Association of Fire Fighters.

The Sooke Fire Rescue Service strives to maintain a roster of 45 volunteer firefighters, and 5 public educators.

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