On-call firefighter vacancies and dates

See when we are recruiting for on-call firefighters in Suffolk and the dates for aptitude testing, interviews and training.

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Recruitment window

13 August to 5 October 2018


Week commencing 15 October 2018

Aptitude testing

5 and 16 November 2018


3, 17 and 31 January 2019

Start of contract

27 March 2019

AP2R course

13 to 24 May 2019

You can still register your interest in becoming an on-call firefighter.

We’re recruiting at the following fire stations in Suffolk:

Bungay Haverhill Newmarket
Clare Holbrook Orford
Debenham Ixworth Reydon/Southwold
Eye Long Melford Stowmarket
Felixstowe Mildenhall Stradbroke
Framlingham Nayland Wickhambrook
Halesworth Needham Market Wrentham

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Current vacancies

All vacancies are published on Suffolk Jobs Direct

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We're an equal opportunities employer and welcome everyone who meets the physical and medical requirements for entry.