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Cheshire firefighters

This page contains links to information about the role of a wholetime firefighter in Cheshire.

Recruitment of firefighters in Cheshire

Our wholetime firefighter recruitment campaign is now open and closes on Wednesday 30 August 2017 at 4pm.

Apply now

Apply now to become a firefighter at Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service by using the following link:

Online application (opens in a new window)

Recruitment process

To find out all about the recruitment process, please use the following link - Recruitment process

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

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.

Find out more - taster days

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