Wholetime firefighter recruitment
This page contains links to information about the role of a wholetime firefighter in Cheshire.
The Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service 2018 wholetime firefighter recruitment registration window will open from 10am on Wednesday 18th July 2018.
The role of a wholetime firefighter
Please use the links below to find out more about the role of a firefighter:
Videos - national firefighter selection tests
There’s a range of videos to show you how to be prepared and ready to apply for the opportunity to take on the challenging and rewarding role of a wholetime firefighter.
Videos demonstrating the National Firefighter Selection Tests
Could you be a firefighter?
Video - Do you have what it takes to be a Firefighter? (new window, Movie 76872KB)
Transcript - Do you have what it takes to be a Firefighter? (new window, PDF 233KB)
Taster days are being held to encourage all potential applicants, with the hope of attracting females and people from black and minority ethnic communities to consider a career as a firefighter.
Thursday 12 July from 3pm - 7:30pm at Crewe Fire Station
Friday 20 July from 11am - 3pm at Warrington Fire Station
Thursday 26 July from 1pm - 7pm at Chester Fire Station
The Service's on-call recruitment campaign will continue to run alongside the wholetime recruitment initiative.
Find out which fire stations are looking for on-call firefighters