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We are committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of the people of Scotland

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We are trained to deal with fires, but simple advice and guidance can help in the prevention of fire and the tragedies caused by fire.

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Our firefighters are at the heart of our communities and work in what can be unpredictable, but most certainly an exciting and rewarding role.

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Bonfire safety

When it comes to bonfires, it's important to prioritise safety first. Find out what steps you should take to help ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.

Read our safety advice


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Looking for a job that makes a difference? We offer a wide variety of roles at SFRS. Find the role that is right for you
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Control firefighter

Control firefighters are important for protecting communities and responding to emergencies.

Support roles

Our support staff play an essential part in achieving our objectives.