you become a Burnham-On-Sea firefighter? Recruitment begins
Fire Station is recruiting for new firefighters and is appealing
to local people to consider coming forward.
station in Marine Drive is seeking a number of individuals to join
its team of both male and female firefighters, predominantly individuals
that are available during the daytime on weekdays who live or work
within five minutes of the station.
contracts are available, either 64 or 84 hours, and if you're employed
some employers may release you for duties during your working day.
If you're self-employed it works well alongside your core business,"
says a spokesman.
a retained firefighter you're not expected to always be on call
but to achieve those hours during the core hours you've applied
have a system where you can 'book off' call should things crop up
or you have planned events or holidays."
when you're 'on-call' you can carry on with life, within 5 minutes
of the station until the pagers sound."
you could be shopping or showering but that makes it more challenging!
We have a weekly drill on Wednesdays, 7-9pm, where we train as a
team and you would be expected to attend these."
station is quite a unique and busy station, attending 300+ shouts
a year, although you wouldn't attend all of them, across a diverse
patch with a range of potential risks; the Estuary, Motorway, Tourism,
Commercial and Domestic Incidents."
days are being planned for the future but if you can meet the person
specification then you can start to apply now by following the