Could you be part of the team at Sutton fire station?

01:34 28 August 2014

Sutton Fire Station

Sutton Fire Station

Archant

A campaign to recruit new on-call firefighters in Sutton has been launched.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is holding a recruitment evening at Sutton Fire Station, in Mepal Road, on September 1 from 6-8.30pm for people to pop in and find out more about becoming an on-call firefighter.

Information will be available at the recruitment evening about being an on-call firefighter including requirements, assessments and the training candidates experience.

Those interested can take a look at firefighting equipment and speak with current on-call firefighters based at the station about their experiences in the role.

On-call firefighters are fully trained professionals who save lives in their communities alongside their day-to-day jobs and home lives. They carry a pager and respond to emergency incidents as and when they happen.

They are men and women who may have other jobs and are able to provide evening, daytime or weekend cover. They receive an annual wage to reflect the time they commit plus additional payments for attending training and incidents.

Recruitment officers from the service will also be on hand to answer any questions. If you are unable to attend and would like more information about becoming an on-call firefighter, log on to www.cambsfire.gov.uk/recruitment or call 01480 444500.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Ely Standard visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Ely Standard staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Ely Standard account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More news stories

Yesterday, 18:31
Police stopped an overweight in lorry, then unloaded it to show how in excess of the limit it was

Police got a shock when they pulled over a lorry in Cambridgeshire today.

Yesterday, 15:13
Woman killed in A142 collision near Sutton

Police have named a woman who died following a collision on the A142 (Ely Road) near Sutton yesterday afternoon (April 27).

Yesterday, 14:39
RTC A142 Nr Mepal,
A142, Mepal
27/04/2016. 
Picture by Terry Harris.

A four car collision on the A142 between Witchford and Soham caused traffic to come to a standstill last night.

Yesterday, 11:31
Can you help police track down these men involved in a robbery at Natwest, Market Street, Cambridge yesterday?

A man threatened staff at a bank in Cambridge before making off with a substantial sum of money yesterday afternoon.

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ely Standard e-edition E-edition
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists