On-call Firefighters

Do you work or live within a five minute radius of an on-call fire station and are interested in becoming an on-call firefighter? 

If the answer is 'Yes':

You will have to be able to get to an incident within 5 minutes of receiving a pager message (driving at normal road speeds).

Select your nearest station from the list below by clicking the station title. On the station page there is a link to check if you are within a five minute radius of the station. This will take you to an interactive map where you can check your distance from the station. This step is important

Northern Division

High Handenhold
Pelton
Chester-le-Street
DH2 1XF

Consett 
Villa Real Road
Consett
DH8 6BH

Seaham
Parkside Road
Seaham
SR7 7UB

Wheatley Hill
Wingate Lane South
Wheatley Hill
DH6 3NA

Durham
Lanchester Road
Durham
DH1 5RA

Stanhope
17 Front Street
Stanhope
DL13 2NE

Crook
Peases Way
Crook
DL15 9GR

 

Southern Division

Spennymoor
Enterprise Way
Green Lane Industrial Estate
Spennymoor
DL16 6YP

Sedgefield
Ropers Garth
Sedgefield
Stockton-on-Tees
TS21 2BA
 
Newton Aycliffe
Central Avenue
Newton Aycliffe
DL5 5QH

Bishop Auckland
Green Lane
Bishop Auckland
DL14 6RS

Middleton-in-Teesdale
Gas Lane
Middleton-in-Teesdale
DL12 0ST

Barnard Castle
Wilson Street
Barnard Castle
DL12 8JU

 

 

 

If the answer is 'No':

If you can't respond within five minutes, thank you for your interest, it is one of the basic requirements. 

General information about the on-call role

Can you be an on-call firefighter?