On-Call Firefighters

On-Call Firefighters

Isle of Wight

Vacancy Reference: Fire

Closing Date: 31/01/2020

The Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue Service is currently recruiting.

We have opportunities for On Call (Retained) Firefighters


A basic annual payment (a retainer) of £2,246 and fees for emergency response at £10.26 per hour during training; rising to £2,993 and £13.67 respectively on achieving competence and a disturbance allowance of £3.94 for each call out.

Salary: £2,246 to £2,993 per annum


There are on call vacancies at a number of stations across the Island. Please refer to the Current Fire Service Job Vacancy page to view which stations have vacancies.

If you're interested let us know by completing our online enquiry form and we will get in touch with you.

Further detail about becoming an on-call firefighter on the Isle of Wight is available here





Visit the Isle of Wight Fire and Rescue service website to find out more about the work we do https://www.iow.gov.uk/fire