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What does the application process involve?
How fit do I have to be?
What happens if I fail the physical tests?
Do I have to be a certain height/weight to apply?
What qualifications do I need to apply?
Are there any pre-requirements before applying for the role of an On-Call Firefighter?
Can I choose which Station to work at?
I am currently a serving Firefighter for another brigade. Can I transfer in?
Would an applicant be denied if someone has had surgery?
I have tattoos - can I still apply?
If I have a beard/moustache, will I have to shave it off in order to be a fire fighter?
How will you contact me regarding my application?
Can I go shopping, visit people or go out whilst I’m on-call?
How will I know when to respond to an incident?
How often will I be called out?
Will having a criminal record prevent me applying?
Can I join a fire service pension scheme?
What if something happens and I can’t cover my allocated hours?
How much time will I need off work for initial training and what’s involved?
My primary employment is driving a passenger vehicle/vehicle over 3.5 tonnes, can I still apply?
What’s the min/max hours I need to provide?