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Website FireRescue1

Job Description:

This position is responsible for providing fire-suppression response to protect life and property by controlling and extinguishing fires. Responds to medical emergencies and after-effects of other hazardous conditions. This position also maintains firefighter equipment and provides training to the general public on fire prevention awareness/education. Performs other duties as assigned by Fire Captain/Lieutenant.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintains apparatus and equipment for emergency response.
  • Performs related tasks as required.
  • Performs daily activities by completing incident reports and daily logs, entering records of equipment check and repairs and maintaining facility and grounds.
  • Performs work during emergency/disaster situations.
  • Assists with fire prevention/education programs.
  • Receives and responds to fire/rescue related incidents. Performs duties related to emergency operations involving rescue, fire suppression, and hazardous materials incidents.
  • Ensures personnel safety and compliance with CFR 1910.120.
  • Assists County Fire Departments with pre-fire planning.
  • Assists with initial fire investigations to determine cause and origin and request fire investigator on call as needed.

Job Requirements:

  • Maintains considerable knowledge of firefighting, rescue, hazardous materials and other emergency related operations;
  • Maintain a working knowledge of computer programs necessary to accurately use and maintain fire reports, inspection records, and other related systems and databases; Working knowledge of firefighting and fire behavior.
  • Ability to conduct research to stay abreast on all aspects of current fire science and fire protection technology information;
  • Knowledge of medical responder treatment protocols;
  • Ability to assist county fire service on emergency incidents as required;
  • Ability to effectively deal with the public during periods of extreme crisis;
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with all segments of the population, often during high stress situations.

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma
  • Equivalency and at least one (1) to two (2) years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job.

Job Details:

Company: FireRescue1

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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