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Transferee Firefighter and Crew Manager: Hampshire-Isle of Wight Fire & Rescue Service (REF: FF/CM)

Listed 04 August 2020

Transferee Firefighter and Crew Manager: Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service, and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service 
Transferee Firefighter
  • Location: Countywide - Hampshire and Isle of Wight
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Average hours per week: 42
  • Salary: £31,144 (per annum - Grey Book)
Transferee Crew Manager
  • Location: Countywide
  • Hampshire and Isle of Wight
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Average hours per week: 42
  • Salary: £34,528 (per annum - Grey Book)

Do you want a job where you are supported to make a difference every day?  Here at Hampshire and Isle of Wight, we aim to be a leading fire and rescue service and want you to be a part of it.

We are looking for current serving firefighters and crew managers who share our values and are passionate about making life safer.  You will receive specialist training, so you are skilled to deal with a wide variety of incidents from road traffic collisions, fires and floods to chemical spills, rescue from heights and animal rescue.

You will have access to excellent learning and development opportunities, so you can continue to develop and reach further.   You will respond to the needs of your communities to help keep them safe in their own homes.

This will include visiting the most at-risk residents, attending schools and community events or inspecting high-risk properties to provide life-saving messages and reduce the chance of fires happening in the first place. 

We want Hampshire Fire and Rescue and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service to be a great place to work and the wellbeing of our team is incredibly important to us. We want you to feel respected and supported while you carry out this challenging role. 

We can only fully succeed in making life safer, by working together with our partners and our communities. You will become part of the wider blue light family where we work with our colleagues in the police and ambulance services every day to protect people who need it.

At Hampshire Fire and Rescue and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service, we employ nearly 1900 people across both organisations including approximately 300 non-uniformed specialists. Every single person contributes to making our communities safer and we want you to be one of them. 

This position is to work for both Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service and Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service and if successful you could be posted to any fire station in Hampshire or Isle of Wight. 

For both positions you must be able to demonstrate and share our values which are:
  • Showing respect

Fairness, honesty and integrity in everything we say and do 

  • ​​​​​​ Supporting others

Listening and acting with compassion and empathy

  • Everyone playing their part

Recognising the contribution we all make

  • ​​​​​​​ Reaching further

Inspiring and challenging ourselves and others

 

Transferee firefighter
To apply you must:
  • Be a substantive, competent firefighter working for a local authority fire and rescue service
  • Be an excellent communicator and team player
  • Be committed to continued professional development
  • Be interested in promoting community safety, education and risk prevention
 Transferee crew manager
To apply you must:
  • Be a substantive, competent crew manager working for a local authority fire and rescue service
  • Be an excellent communicator and team player
  • Be able to inspire and leader others
  • Be committed to continued professional development
  • Be interested in promoting community safety, education and risk prevention
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Additional Information:

We, as a service, are committed to a fair and transparent recruitment process, which will incorporate our commitment to ensuring we give underrepresented groups the opportunity to apply in line with our positive action statement.

Closing date: 23 August 2020

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