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Seasonal fire crew annual recruitment

Applications are now open

Visit I work for SA and search for Seasonal Fire Crew to apply. Applications close: 23 June 2024.

If you miss the application date you can register your interest for positions that may become available during the season by signing up to the term pool.

What are seasonal fire crew?

NPWS employs seasonal fire crew every year to help deliver its fire and land management responsibilities. Participation in bushfire suppression and prescribed burning operations are the focus of the job.

Seasonal fire crew form part of regional operations, and are located in offices across the state.

Recruitment occurs between May and July, with employment contracts offered to successful candidates for up to 9 months from September to May.

Firefighting can be challenging and physically demanding. Applicants undergo a rigorous, merit-based selection process to ensure they meet the demands of the job.

DEW supports workplace diversity and is committed to ensuring equality in the workplace across gender, race and age. Females, First Nations people, and people with diverse backgrounds and identities are encouraged to apply.

Wondering what it takes? Get the inside story in this short video