In emergencies call 999

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: Human Resources Assistant

    Contract Type: Full-time, Temporary

    Job Function: Administration, HR

    Closing Date: 03 November 2019

    Salary: £18,795 to £19,945 per annum

    Location:

    * This vacancy is temporary for 9 months from January 2020 to provide maternity cover*

  • Position: Procurement Manager

    Contract Type: Full-time

    Job Function: Finance

    Closing Date: 24 November 2019

    Salary: £43,662 to £45,591 per annum

    Location:

    Do you have the skills and experience to take our much improved procurement service to the next level of maturity to ensure the service is the best it can be?

  • Position: Category & Contract Management Officer (Construction & Facilities Management)

    Contract Type: Full-time

    Job Function: Finance

    Closing Date: 24 November 2019

    Salary: £32,029 to £33,799

    Location:

    Are you a procurement professional with a flair for Construction and Property contracts?

  • Position: On-Call Watch Manager - Holmfirth (internal only)

    Contract Type: On-Call

    Job Function: On Call Firefighter

    Closing Date: 03 November 2019

    Salary: Watch Manager rate

    Location:

    An opportunity has arisen for a Watch Manager (WM) to work at Holmfirth Fire Station on the Retained Duty System (RDS). Applications are welcome from existing Wholetime and RDS Watch Managers and competent Crew Managers (CM) as a promotion opportunity.