Watch Commander - Wholetime and On-Call

Favourite part of my job

The variety that the role provides!

One minute I can be educating elderly members of my community on fire safety and prevention, the next I am commanding a team of firefighters to perform a rescue from Road Traffic Collision.

Hobbies and interests

I am a qualified pilot and fly fixed aircraft in my spare time. I also volunteer for a Mountain Rescue Team in the Yorkshire Dales.

Interesting Fact

I'm a qualified pilot!


I'm proud to serve the community I live in, making a difference to others in their time of need.

Primary employment

Wholetime Watch Commander

Your Next Step

Being a firefighter involves making a commitment. The training and dedication
to the role is demanding, but the role provides real rewards.

Join our professional team and make a difference in your community today.

We’ll help you uncover strengths you didn’t even know you had and you’ll soon start noticing the benefits.

See the application process stages for on-call firefighters here.



If you have any questions, there are a few ways you can contact us