Fire Chief - 2719815

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  • 1 - 3 Years
  • Kuwait City (Kuwait City)
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2719815

Job Description

Fire Chief ( PEN001680 )

Description

This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for Fire Station daily operations to ensure personnel are well-trained and capable to perform their duties effectively and on short notice Select and guide firefighters to perform as expected when called upon and will continually assess their readiness and performance This assessment will maintain daily awareness of fire inspections, fire services, inspection and testing of fire protection and alarm systems, firefighter training, and fire drills

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES Please list by order of priority and, if possible, provide the percentage of time spent on the activity all should equal 100 PERCENT

Reports to the Site Manager and functions with empowerment within scope of specified duties

Responsible for Fire Station daily operations to ensure personnel are well-trained and capable to perform their duties effectively and on short notice

Select and guide firefighters to perform as expected when called upon and will continually assess their readiness and performance This assessment will maintain daily awareness of fire inspections, fire services, inspection and testing of fire protection and alarm systems, firefighter training, and fire drills

Ensure all fire and rescue incident data is submitted using National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) software NFIRS will allow for automatic reporting, and information will be posted on our FOL web site This will allow 247 Government oversight and assist in controlling and scheduling all fire safety inspections, as well as posting fire detection and alarm system operational status, fire discrepancy reports, and daily manning summaries

The Fire Chief (or his designated representative) will attend all meetings, on- or off-base, that involve Fire Station interests and local support; and will attend the annual International Fire Chiefs Conference

Implement the USAF Fire Protection Flight Assessment Program (FPFAP) Preparation for an aircraft or structure fire is as important to personnel safety as the containment of fires

Develop comprehensive firefighting preplans for all facilities, and update them within 30 days if a structure is modified or changed Standby fire vehicle support will be IAW AFTO 00-25-172 and other directives until after takeoff

Provide support if requested for situations not normally requiring standby support

Develop a comprehensive exercise plan that will integrate base agencies working with the FOLCC and also encourage HN firefighter involvement

Establish an evacuation plan in coordination with the FOLCC as well as the US Consulate to ensure all requirements are met to expedient casualty and medical evacuations

Performs other duties and assignments as required

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED

Firefighting equipment and materials, Computer, tools, phone, vehicle

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

Hazardous and stressful conditions, be able to work long hours, overtime and live among fellow firefighters

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES

Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs to 80 lbs; stooping; climbing; prolonged standing; prolonged sitting; and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to the weather Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required is certain areas Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published Company work rules

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

EducationCertifications One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required

High School or equivalent, Associates degree in Fire Science and eight years experience in the field of work, OR Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or other related field and a minimum of six years experience in the field of work
Fire Instructor II
Fire Officer IV
Fire Inspector II
HAZMAT Incident Commander

Experience

Eight years of experience as a principle supervisor in an operation the size and scope similar to that of the Pacific Missile Range Facility and at least four years experience with an organized fire department; and minimum of one year experience with aircraft crash and rescue duties Must possess the following PC skills Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Access

Skills

Must have excellent communications and cognitive skills to effective handle emergency operations
Must have good computer skills for daily reporting requirements
Must have good interpersonal skills to promote effective team and group dynamics

SUPERVISORYBUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES

Program budgeting, cost savings and personnel management

Profile Summary

Type:Company Job

Role:Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance

Industry:IT-Software

Salary:As per Industry Standards

Function:Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging

Deadline:09th Oct 2024

Company Profile

Company:Vectrus
Website http://www.vectrus.com/
Industry Other Services (Other Services)
Company Turnover 1 - 100 Crores
Company Size 1 - 10 Employees



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