Thursday , February 9 2023

Stockton Employment for FIRE FIGHTER TRAINEE

Website City of Stockton

Job Description:

This position is an apprentice-level, non-sworn position in the Fire Department. Fire Fighting involves vigorous and skilled physical work and continuous training, as well as handling emergency and life-or-death situations. Fire Fighters also work with citizens to promote fire prevention, provide emergency medical care, perform fire-suppression activities, perform water rescue, protect the environment from hazardous material incidents, perform heavy rescue operations from cars and collapsed buildings, and conduct and participate in a various training programs to stay current on the latest fire fighting technology and methods.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work in hazardous situations; must maintain adequate physical strength, agility and stamina to carry out rescue duties in inclement weather, from heights, tunnels, water or other potentially risky conditions.
  • Must possess strength and stamina sufficient to lift and carry equipment and patients weighing up to 165 pounds and be able to wear self-contained breathing apparatus.
  • Must administer life support or life saving treatment to emergency patients or victims of fire.

Job Requirements:

  • Safety practices and precautions pertaining to the work.
  • Following oral and written directions;
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those encountered in the course of the work;
  • Maintaining accurate records and preparing clear and concise reports and other written materials; and
  • Remaining calm, making sound decisions, and responding appropriately in emergency situations.
  • Basic principles and practices of emergency medical care at the basic life support level; and
  • English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation;

Job Details:

Company: City of Stockton

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: San Jose, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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