NSW Fire and Rescue Department is always looking for candidates with firefighting skills. Candidates selected after firefighter recruitment NSW process undergo further training to improve their firefighting and rescue skills. They become ready to handle different types of emergency situations. You can apply for full-time or on-call position. You will be trained not only to fight fire but also to rescue people trapped in difficult situations. You will be trained to handle emergency situations and incidents in a wide variety of settings.
Firefighters hired on permanent basis stay at their appointed fire station during their working hours. This hiring is on yearly basis. On-call firefighters are at their home or workplace when they respond to an emergency call for their services. Recruitment for these retained firefighter positions continues all year round based on the requirements of the closest fire station. It is a challenging and rewarding job where you get an opportunity to serve your community.