Current testing dates

THE SECOND NATIONAL RECRUITMENT ROUND FOR 2020 OPENS MONDAY 1ST JUNE TO MONDAY 3RD AUGUST 2020.

 

Testing dates for this round will be confirmed shortly.

 

Our next lot of Information and Practice sessions will be in May/June, prior to the second National Recruiting Round for 2020. Dates to be confirmed soon.

12-week course

Successful candidates who are offered employment from this round will be placed on a 12-week training course, commencing:

  • 11th January – 2nd April 2021
  • 5th April – 25th June 2021

Please make sure you've read all the information available on this website so you have a thorough understanding of the role of a modern firefighter, whether you'll clear our police and medical checks, and to make sure this is something you want to do for a career!

Not 100% sure? Consider volunteering as a firefighter first to make sure it's the right role for you. You can find more information in our volunteering section.

If you have any questions, or you are a candidate that is still in the process from the first National Recruitment Round for 2020 and need assistance, please email recruiting@fireandemergency.nz.