On-call firefighters - Can I apply?

If you can answer Yes to the questions below, you could be what we are looking for in an on-call firefighter:

  • Are you 18 or over?

  • Do you live or work within 5 minutes of a fire station in Cumbria?

  • Can you provide week day cover (8am-6pm) and weekends?

  • Can you work at heights?

  • Can you work in confined spaces?

  • Are you calm under pressure in distressing situations (Eg. Road traffic collision)

  • Are you able to work as part of a team?

  • Are you able to develop your skills and work independently?