Coulson Aviation job postings are popping up online in quick succession as the company expands its operations to meet rapidly rising demand for firefighting aircraft and equipment.

“Temperatures are getting warmer, fires are getting hotter,” said Britton Coulson, co-president of the Port Alberni-based Coulson Group. “There is no slow period anymore.”

The company is hiring at remote operations and locally while awaiting Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District clearance to erect a new, 15,000-20,000 sq. ft. manufacturing plant at its Alberni Valley Regional Airport (AVRA) base.

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