Operational Staff 


Wholetime Recruitment

Our Wholetime Firefighter application process is open from 18 August to 22 September 2017. Please see below for more information about applying to be a Wholetime Firefighter.

If you’d like to find out more about becoming a Wholtetime Firefighter with Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service please click here.

On-call Recruitment

We are always looking for Retained firefighters who can provide daytime cover at the following stations:

    • Ampthill
    • Bedford
    • Biggleswade
    • Harrold
    • Kempston
    • Leighton Buzzards
    • Sandy
    • Shefford
    • Potton
    • Toddington
    • Woburn

Further information on On-Call Firefighter Duty System.

Please contact your nearest fire station for further information if you are interested in applying or email operationalvacancies@bedsfire.com


Our Service Control is staffed by Control Operators working on 4 watches providing 24 hour cover, they provide support and assistance to residents of Bedfordshire and Luton and support to operational staff.  When there are vacancies, they are advertised in the local press and on this web site.

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