Important dates

Applying to become a wholetime firefighter will take a lot of hard work and commitment; there are a number of days where you will need to make yourself available.

In order to apply for the role of wholetime firefighter, you will first need to attend an information event. Details of these events can be found here.

If you are successfully shortlisted you will be invited to various assessments. Assessment dates for the 2018 wholetime recruitment process are set out below:

Written Assessments 24 April 2018
Medical and Fitness Assessment 08 May 2018 - 14 May 2018
Swimming Tests 08 May 2018 - 14 May 2018
Occupational Ability Assessments 21, 22 and 24 May 2018
Final Assessments 18 June - 22 June 2018
Start date 03 September 2018

* These dates may be subject to change, as a result of operational requirements.

You will be allocated a date and time within these date ranges. You will not be able to state preference or select a date or time yourself. We will endeavour to give you one weeks notice of when you will need to attend.