Wednesday , February 1 2023

City of Tampa Jobs For Fire Inspector PT

Website City of Tampa

Job Description:

Employees must be capable of maintaining accurate records, drafting complete and concise reports, and performing tasks requiring light to moderate physical exertion. Most activities are performed in the field, requiring the operation of a lightweight motor vehicle in traveling among work sites as well as extensive public contact. Work schedules vary and might include nights, weekends and holidays on a regular or irregular basis. Work is reviewed through consultations, observation and submitted reports.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conducts fire prevention inspections of commercial, industrial and multi-family structures including childcare facilities, apartment houses, theaters, and places of public assembly; inspects existing structures and facilities under construction for compliance with fire prevention ordinances.
  • Inspects for: placement and accessibility of fire exits; type, number and placement of fire extinguishers; heat from electrical service and boxes; placement and pressure of sprinkler systems and heads; use of required fire retardant materials; placement and functioning of heat and smoke detectors; conformance to occupancy requirements; and, other fire hazards and potential hazards.
  • Informs owners, managers and other responsible parties of violations detected; explains corrections necessary and date by which corrections must be instituted; issues citations when voluntary compliance is not obtained.
  • Conducts public information programs, explaining fire prevention and safety measures through lectures, demonstrations and audiovisual presentations.
  • Receives classroom and on-the-job training in the inspection of liquefied petroleum gas installations for proximity to potential fire sources, fire containment provisions and adequacy of security measures.
  • Maintains records of scheduled and completed assignments; documents findings in narrative and statistical reports; drafts written summaries sufficiently detailed and accurate for use in legal proceedings.
  • Performs related work as required.

Job Requirements:

  • Evaluation of education and experience. Drug testing is included in all pre-employment processing.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in fire science or related field and four (4) years of experience in the fire service; OR, an associate’s degree in fire science or related field and six (6) years of experience in the fire service.

Job Details:

Company: City of Tampa

Vacancy Type: Part Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Sarasota, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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