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Firefighter Control Operators


Before you apply

It's really important that you understand the role of a Control Operator. It can be highly rewarding but also demanding.

Before applying you should carefully read and understand the following sections of this website.

Joining us

  • Important dates
  • Are you eligible to apply?
  • The recruitment process

About the job

  • Before you apply checklist
  • Working hours and shift pattern
  • A day in the life of a Control Operator

What we can offer

  • Salary and annual leave
  • Development opportunities
  • Pension
  • Health and wellbeing


  • Your questions answered

Get started

Download the application form, application guidance and equal opportunities form below.


Email your completed application form and equal opportunities form to
Please ensure that your application reaches us by 12:00 (noon) on Friday 10 February 2023. Late applications will not be accepted.

We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Got a question?

This website is setup to answer any questions you may have about working for Avon Fire & Rescue service. If you have not yet read through the Firefighter Control section or our blog, here are some links.

If you're still not sure on something please feel free to contact us by clicking on the button below.

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