How to apply

Are you ready to become a Fire and Emergency Dispatcher?

Being a Fire and Emergency Dispatcher is a challenging but extremely rewarding role where no two days are the same. As a Fire and Emergency Dispatcher you will be answering 111 calls, allocating resources to respond to incidents and supporting incident ground operations.

 

Take a look at the resources below to find out if you have what it takes to be a Fire and Emergency Dispatcher at one of our three communication centres – in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

 

 

We have two scheduled recruitment rounds per year, but do occasionally recruit outside these periods.

 

If there are no current vacancies in your area, feel free to register your interest via the Recruitment team in your area as listed below. You can also contact the recruitment team in your area if you have any questions about becoming a Dispatcher.

 

Auckland - Recruitment.northcom@fireandemergency.nz

Wellington - Recruitment.centralcom@fireandemergency.nz

Christchurch - Recruitment.southcom@fireandemergency.nz