In return, they receive a basic salary, additional fees and annual leave. They gain many transferrable skills through training and development, including team working, leadership, communication, first aid, trauma care, fire and health and safety. They become an essential part of a team protecting their local community.You can read more about the benefits here.
The role of an on-call firefighter requires determination, self-motivation and above all, a desire to serve the community in which the firefighters live and/or work.
We are recruiting on-call firefighters at our 10 on-call stations across West Yorkshire: Featherstone, Holmfirth, Ilkley, Meltham, Mirfield, Mytholmroyd, Otley, Silsden, Skelmanthorpe, Slaithwaite.
To find out more about becoming an on-call firefighter and to apply go to joinwyfirefighters.com