Disability Confident Committed Employer
Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority is a Disability Confident Committed employer.
An Optometric Assessment form is included with your application form, which must be completed by an Optician.
Recruits must fulfill the following visual standards:
There are no maximum or minimum height restrictions.
You do not require any formal qualifications to apply for the On-Call Firefighter post. The Service has its own ‘ in-house’ tests. (See Stage 2 of Selection Process)
There is a physical assessment as part of the selection testing. (See Stage 2 of Selection Process)
The Service is currently predominantly looking for individuals who can provide some level of On-Call cover during the daytime. However, this may vary from station to station. The hours of availability you are able to provide can be discussed in depth during your initial meeting with your Station Liaison Officer.
Have your hours of availability been deemed suitable for your local station?
NO - Your application will be kept on file until a suitable vacancy arises, at which point the Service will contact you.
YES - You will be invited to attend the following upon successful completion on each stage:
You will receive feedback and be invited for re-assessment in the area(s) of the test you failed to meet the required standard.