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Our vision is to make Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes the safest areas in England in which to live, work and travel. 

Here, you can find out more about our people who are working to deliver this vision. There is also information on the career and job opportunities we offer and you can view and start your application process for our current vacancies.

Current vacancies

Operational

On-Call Firefighters

We are recruiting for individuals to join as On-Call Firefighters.

An On-Call Firefighter is someone who responds to a range of fire and rescue service roles; these range from emergency calls, working at open days, carrying out work with their local communities and acting as an ambassador for the fire service.

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Support Services

Head of Programme Management Office

Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service (BFRS) is delighted to be recruiting a Head of Programme Management Office, Technology and Transformation.

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational individual, with proven leadership ability, who thrives from working within a team that delivers organisational change.

Closing Date:
13 April 2020 (midnight)

Firefighters Training

On-Call Awareness evening – October

Our resilient approach ensures we maintain the number of front-line appliances.

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10 October 2020

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7pm – 9pm

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Headquarters, Stocklake, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1BD

Firefighters Tackling Fire

On-Call Awareness evening – August

Our On-Call employees are committed to responding when they are needed.

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13 August 2020

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7pm – 9pm

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Headquarters, Stocklake, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1BD

On-Call Firefighters

On-Call Awareness evening – April

Our On-Call Firefighters perform all the core firefighting tasks at an emergency.

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20th April 2020

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7pm – 9pm

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Headquarters, Stocklake, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP20 1BD

Thinking of applying for an On-Call role?

Enter your postcode to find the closest fire station to you for your “immediate response” (enabling your appliance to be fully crewed and leaving the station within 10 minutes of you being alerted), and what the drive time in normal road speed conditions would be.

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Related FAQs

Do Support Staff receive a pension?

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Yes, our Support Staff are enrolled into a local government pension scheme, unless they choose to opt out.

Do you offer any work experience or volunteering opportunities?

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Yes. Although we do not offer operational work experience opportunities, we do have a number of Support Staff work experience roles available. However, this is dependent on the department you wish to work in.

Unfortunately, we do not offer volunteering opportunities.

Are there any apprentice opportunities available?

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Yes. Apprentice opportunities are listed on the Jobs page when they become available.

Are Support Staff members eligible for any employee benefits?

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Yes, there are many benefits to being a member of the Support Staff team, these include but are not limited to:
– Free on-site gyms
– Free on-site parking
– Employee assistance programme
– Childcare vouchers/tax-free childcare
– Annual leave entitlement
– Maternity/paternity leave
– Pension scheme
– Ride to work bicycle scheme