Working for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

There are many different types of career to have with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service and we welcome applications from every community.

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Being a wholetime firefighter

A wholetime firefighter is someone who has a full-time job with Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Being an on-call firefighter

On-call firefighters are fully trained firefighters who are called into service when they are needed.

Non-operational careers in fire and rescue

A team of around 75 staff support our operational staff (firefighters), from working in our vehicle workshops to teaching children.

Volunteering with Fire and Rescue

Become a Community Fire Volunteer to share fire safety advice with residents and businesses in your community.

What it’s like to work for Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service aims to be an equal, diverse and inclusive organisation with team members from all communities.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service training

Learn about training and development of firefighters and our training centre in Wattisham, Suffolk.