London Fire Brigade

Your career with us

London Fire Brigade offers many different career opportunities in both operational and non-operational roles.


Interested in becoming a London firefighter? It’s not just about putting out fires so make sure it really is the career for you. Take some time to read through becoming a firefighter.

Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) staff- Non-operational

LFB staff in meetingWe employ staff in a wide range of support functions, for example Human Resources, Procurement, Finance, Communications, Legal and Democratic Services, ICT, and Facilities Management. We also employ non-operational Fire Safety Inspecting Officers, and community engagement staff who educate the public on fire prevention.

Find the latest job advertisements and how to apply for a job at the London Fire Brigade as a member of our Fire and Rescue Service staff (FRS).

Control staff

Our control officers answer the 999 calls. They play a vital role as the first point of contact between the public needing assistance and our fire stations.


A career in London Fire Brigade can offer all staff:

  • a competitive salary and annual leave entitlement
  • an interest free season ticket loan
  • an interest free tenancy deposit loan
  • childcare vouchers for eligible staff
  • a contributory pension scheme
  • training and development opportunities
  • flexible working arrangements suited to your job and work area

For more information please email the recruitment team at


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