Watch Commander

Job Description

Covering Cambridgeshire and Peterborough

In order to apply you must be a Substantive Wholetime Crew Commander or a Substantive Wholetime Firefighter.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is proud of its current achievements and despite financial challenges that face all public sector organisations has exciting plans for the future.

Not afraid of taking on difficult challenges in the pursuit of excellence, Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service believes that innovation and a focus on the community are essential to delivering this.

Successful applicants will join a group of energised leaders whose individual strengths create a strong team that has the drive, passion, commitment and the ideas to ensure the Service continues to move towards its vision through with focus on its strategic aims.

In order to deliver its plans for the future, Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is looking to appoint self-motivated and organisationally focused leaders who can work as part of an effective team to lead and inspire staff to maximise both their potential and that of the Service.

Successful applicants will have a real opportunity to drive change and ensure sustainable delivery of services to the communities of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough.

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service values diversity and actively encourages applications from all sections of the community.

Details are as follows:

The application form will be available from 30th April – 18th May 2018 at 12 noon.

Other dates to be aware of:

External applicants must also successfully complete a practical assessment in order to be eligible to apply. These will be held on 04 and 05 April 2018.

This is also open for CFC. Practical assessments need to be completed between 1st April and 8th May.

Please email recruitment @ recruitment@cambsfire.gov.uk to book one of these dates.

Assessment Centre: W/C 04/06/18

For any role specific enquiries please contact GC Brenan Morgan on 07825 506683.