Careers and Vacancies 

Welcome to the recruitment pages for South Wales Fire and Rescue Service where you can access information relating to vacancies currently being advertised.  You will also find a range of guidance booklets to support you through our recruitment process.

If you are considering applying for a position with us, you may be interested in learning more about the Terms and Conditions of Service.  Please use the links below to access this information.

 • Terms and Conditions of Service – Support Staff
 • Terms and Conditions of Service – Control Staff
 • Terms and Conditions of Service – Wholetime Firefighters
 • Terms and Conditions of Service – Retained Firefighters

Wholetime Duty System (WDS) Recruitment

Retained Duty System (RDS) Recruitment
We currently have vacancies for Retained Duty System Firefighters in some stations.  If you live within 5 minutes travel time of a Retained Station and would like to know more, Click here to access information and a Candidate Guidance Booklet.

Fire Control Recruitment
We are not currently recruiting Control Frirefighters, however, click here to learn more about the role.

Support Staff Recruitment 
Click here to learn more about Support Staff roles. 

SWFRS believes in the real value of having a diverse workforce and proactively want to encourage applicants from all sectors of the community to apply.


           Contact Details

Recruitment and Assessment Team
Tel: 01443 232200 (Normal Working Hours)

24 hour Recruitment Line 0800 0283615


South Wales Fire & Rescue Service
Forest View Business Park
CF72 8LX

Page Last Updated on 14/9/2015