A FIRE station is opening its doors to the public for an open day.

Dovercourt fire station, in Allfields, is holding the event today. For the event, families are invited to see what goes on behind the scenes at the station.

In the meantime, an on-call firefighter position is up for grabs as well.

Anybody interested in joining can go along to speak to the crew.

The open day is running from 10am until 4pm.