Abid Qureshi


Crew Commander

Favourite part of my job

I enjoy interacting with new people on a daily basis.

Hobbies and interests

I like playing football and spending time with my family.


“Throughout my career I can honestly say that I’ve felt supported by WYFRS at every stage – from being an IT technician right through to my current role as Watch Commander. I don’t think of this as a job, it’s satisfaction! If I was to offer advice to anyone preparing to join the fire service it would be stay positive, believe in yourself and enjoy the process.”

Your Next Step

Being a firefighter involves making a commitment. The training and dedication
to the role is demanding, but the role provides real rewards.

Join our professional team and make a difference in the West Yorkshire community today. We’ll help you uncover strengths you didn’t even know you had and you’ll soon start noticing the benefits.

See the various stages of the recruitment and selection process here.



If you have any questions, there are a few ways you can contact us

Wholetime Recruitment is closed for the foreseeable future. Recruitment is likely to re-open in June/July 2020. More information to follow.