A Chester Step fitness assessment (VO2 max) will be conducted to determine an applicant’s aerobic fitness. The minimum requirement for applicants at recruitment is 42.3 miles/O2/kg/min.
To support you in preparation for these tests please see our fitness guide.
A full medical assessment will be conducted by our onsite occupational health provider. You will complete a questionnaire detailing your medical history and complete the following tests:
- Hearing test
- Lung function
- Vision test, including colour vision
- Grip strength
- Blood pressure
- General tests based on your completed medical questionnaire
- Drug and alcohol test
We will obtain references covering you for the last 3 years.