Firefighter wearing a helmet in the foreground with an engine in the background

Our firefighters have one of the most respected jobs within the community: responding to incidents, preventing them from happening and protecting people and property in West Yorkshire. Find out more about what they do, promotion opportunities and technical areas they specialise in.

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Become a firefighter  |   Career progression

Our employees do more than just putting out fires, they aim to reduce risks to West Yorkshire people and property. We deliver prevention programmes to make people safer from fire and other emergencies. Our protection activities focus on commercial properties, including schools, hospitals and businesses. Employees working in support roles ensure our front-line services are managed and delivered effectively.

We employ professionals in many areas of expertise, including:


  • Position: Head of Communications (2 Year Fixed Term Contract)

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Salary: £48,589 - £51,207 per annum

    Closing Date: 18/6/2017

  • Position: Storekeeper

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Salary: £16,781 to £17,419 per annum

    Closing Date: 4/6/2017