Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service offer a variety of career opportunities in both operational and support roles.

Working for the Fire and Rescue Service is a really respected role within the community. We rely on a team of people with a mix of skills and experience to deliver an effective frontline service and make our region safer from fire.

Head of Human Resources, Mark Miles

We employ more than 1,300 staff to deliver our services across the 6 Unitary Authority areas, so if you share our passion and dedication, please take a look at our latest vacancies.

Wholetime and On Call Firefighter Vacancies

We currently have on-call firefighter vacancies across all of our Fire Stations with the exception of:

Carmarthenshire Command
Ammanford Fire Station
Llandovery Fire Station
Llanelli Fire Station
Llandysul Fire Station
Tumble Fire Station

Pembrokeshire Command
Pembroke Dock Fire Station
Tenby Fire Station​​

Powys Command
Llanfyllin Fire Station
Machynlleth Fire Station
Newtown Fire Station
Llandrindod Wells Fire Station
Welshpool Fire Station

Swansea Command
​Gorseinon Fire Station
Morriston Fire Station

For further information please contact your local station​, or the recruitment team on 01267 226832​ or humanresources@mawwfire.gov.uk

The option of “returning to employment” can be offered when an employee has voluntarily terminated their On Call Contract with MAWWFRS and requests a return to employment within four years of their last recorded day of duty. This facility is only available to employees looking to return to the role of a firefighter. Although personnel who had previously held the role of a Crew or Watch Manager are eligible to apply, their return can only be to the role of a firefighter.

Please contact the Recruitment team for more information on 01267 226832 or email humanresources@mawwfire.gov.uk​

The SIFT​ stage for the Recruitment Process for Wholetime Firefighters is now closed.

Please be advised that unfortunately Mid & West Wales Fire & Rescue Service is not recruiting external Wholetime Transfers at this time. Should you wish to be retained on a list for consideration should the Service seek to recruit external candidates, please complete and return the External Transfer Request Form​ together with a CV and any certificates you have which confirm the qualifications you have attained within your Service. Completed documentation should be returned to the Human Resources Department, Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, Service Headquarters, Lime Grove Avenue, Carmarthen, SA31 1SP (e.gudgeon@mawwfire.gov.uk).

Please be advised that in line with the Service’s Records Management Procedure, your returned documentation will be retained by this Service for a period of 24 months, following which, should no vacancy arise it will be securely disposed of.

Support Staff Vacancies

Joint Fire Control Vacancies