Essex County Fire and Rescue Service


Station 11 Dovercourt

Fire Station
Fronks Road
CO12 4JE

t: 01376 576600

We're an on-call fire station, meaning our firefighters will stay within 5 minutes of the station and be alerted to incidents via a pager.  

We're currently recruiting on-call firefighters at Dovercourt Fire Station.

What is an on-call firefighter?
On-call firefighters protect their local area by responding to incidents such as fires and road traffic collisions as well as community safety work.

You’ll need to live or work within five minutes of an on-call fire station so that you can respond quickly when paged. You’ll also need to be over 18 years of age and physically fit. Find out more about on-call firefighters.

Ready to apply?

Already know about on-call firefighting and ready to apply? Apply now.

Any questions?
Contact the On-Call Recruitment Team by phone: 01376 576698 or email

Live somewhere else?
We're recruiting for on-call firefighters all over Essex - find out where else now.


More information

Incidents called to 2019/20
False alarm 77
Fire 76
Special service* 62
Total 215

*Examples of a special service include attending a road traffic collision, animal rescue and dealing with hazardous materials and flooding.

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