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Title Airport Firefighter
Location Minneapolis, MN
Job Information

The Metropolitan Airports Commission will begin a recruitment process to fill one open Airport Fire Fighter position and to establish a list for future openings. The Airport Fire Fighter position is a full-time position located at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

Residency requirements: Must be able to report for duty within one hour of notification for emergencies and overtime situations.
Accepting Applications: July 18, 2016 – August 5, 2016 (www.metroairports.org)

2016 HOURLY RATES: $21.727 – $24.904 (not including educational incentives)

INFORMATION SESSIONS
The Airport Fire Department will host several Information Sessions to provide an overview of the Airport Fire Fighter position. Information Sessions will be held at Fire Station 1 which is located at 6920 34TH Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN.
Please see the attached to view the job summary, minimum and desirable requirements or request a copy from Kristie at recruiting@mspmac.org.

INFORMATION SESSION DATES:
 Wednesday, July 20: 4:00 p.m.
 Saturday, July 23: 9:00 a.m.
 Tuesday, July 26: 1:00 p.m.

WHAT TO EXPECT:
 Tour Fire Station #1
 Meet Fire Department & HR Staff
 Learn about
 The Airport Fire Department
 When and how to submit your application
 What supporting documents will be required
 Testing process (practice questions)
 Interviewing best practices

Information Sessions are not required; however, participants will learn about the department, application process, and gain insights into the testing interview process.
Please plan for approximately two hours

Please let us know which information session you plan to attend by emailing your name and address to Brenda Kremer at AFD@mspmac.org.

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Title Firefighter
Location Wake Island
Job Information

Position: Firefighter
Department: Fire Station
Reports To: Fire Chief
Location: Wake Island                                                                                                                               To Apply go to:  Chugach Federal Solutions
Type of Position & FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
EEOC Job Category: Service Workers

Summary/General Description Of Job:
Controls and extinguishes fires. The firefighter may drive a vehicle to scene of fire when necessary. For aircraft fires: Positions vehicle considering such factors as wind direction, sources of water, hazards from falling structures, and location of armaments or other aircraft; maneuvers the vehicle to keep the fire in optimum range while ensuring that back flash will not occur. For structural fires: Operates pumps, foam generators, boom and ground sweeps nozzles, and other similar equipment; determines proper pressures for the distances to be pumped and the number of lines being used; maintains a constant awareness of water levels in self-contained tanks and warns hand line and rescue man when tanks are close to running dry. Uses a variety of special protective gear for emergency operations; performs daily preventive maintenance inspection of vehicle and equipment. Performs minor maintenance such as fluid level checks and replenish as required, and draining and flushing tanks when necessary, and otherwise ensuring that all equipment is in serviceable condition.

Essential Duties & Job Functions:
 Drives and operates firefighting vehicles.
 Performs crash/rescue and firefighting duties at airfields handling predominantly large or complex aircraft (e.g. fighters, cargo, and passenger).
 Performs structural firefighting duties for a variety of facilities.
 Performs search and rescue of personnel, and performs or initiates a variety of first aid measures to alleviate further injury, and prepares victims(s) for transport to a medical facility.
 Evaluates emergency medical situations and performs duties as a DOT First Responder or equivalent.
 Maintains firefighting equipment and fire station facilities.
 Complies with health, safety, and environmental rules and procedures
 Participates in the physical fitness, respiratory protection and hearing conservation program.
 Performs daily inspection, maintenance and upkeep of firefighting apparatus, tools and equipment.
 Submits timely and accurate time for pay purposes
 Maintain proper dress and grooming in accordance with employee handbook and/or standard operating procedures.
 Participates in all training activities, including afterhours exercises and readiness inspection call-outs
 Performs collateral duties as assigned.
 Performs other duties as assigned.

Accountable For:
 Basic skills of firefighting methods and techniques used in modern firefighting for protection of life and property.
 Principles of hydraulics as they pertain to water flow, water pressure, water levels, hose line (friction) losses, etc.
 Basic and specialized firefighting equipment (fire alarm system operation, fire extinguishing equipment operation, etc.), techniques, and procedures
 Basic building design, construction, and occupancy as related to firefighting, safety and personnel rescue
 The latest changes in aircraft cockpit design, ordnance placement, and cabin layouts to include the operation of hatch or canopy release mechanisms, ejection seat mechanisms, and/or oxygen supply systems
 Safety requirements as outlined in applicable safety standards, regulations, and/or technical orders
 Operating telecommunications equipment
 Performing the essential job tasks associated with firefighting.
 Analyzing situations quickly and objectively and to determine the proper course of action

Job Requirements (Education, Experience, Professional Associations):

Mandatory
 High school diploma or equivalent.
 Three (3) years’ experience controlling or extinguishing fires as a member of an organized military, industrial, volunteer, or governmental fire department or brigade
 Certified Firefighter I/II (DoD, PROBOARD, or IFSAC)
 Hazardous Materials Awareness/Operations (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 Certified Driver Operator – Pumper (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 Certified Driver Operator – ARFF (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 Mobile Water Supply (MWS) (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 Certified Airport Firefighter (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 FEMA/NIMS 100
 FEMA/NIMS 200
 FEMA/NIMS 700
 FEMA/NIMS 800
 Operating telecommunications equipment
 Detecting and recognizing fire hazards.
 Operating various types of firefighting vehicles.
 Dexterity in use and manipulation of tools and equipment used in firefighting operations.
 Operating basic Microsoft computer programs.
 Ability to pass a National Agency Check with Inquires
 Performing the essential job tasks as outlined in the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1582
 Demonstrating specific vision abilities required by the job include the ability to discern colors, contrast, and depth
 Valid State driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.
 Lifting and/or move up to 100 pounds
 Speak, read and comprehend English fluently.
 Ability to successfully pass the NFPA 1582 pre-employment physical requirements and drug tests upon hire, and annually.

Preferred
 Telecommunicator I/II (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)
 Five (5) years’ experience controlling or extinguishing fires as a member of an organized military, industrial, volunteer, or governmental fire department or brigade.

Preference shall be given to eligible and qualified Chugach shareholders, spouses and descendants, and shareholders of other Alaska Native Corporations. Chugach makes every effort to identify, hire, train, and promote shareholders. Chugach is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law.

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Title Fire Safety Officer
Location Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Int
Job Information

CLOSING DATE:
Open Until Filled

APPLY AT:  https://rew21.ultipro.com/CIN1003/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*773F54BC36896A60

CLASS SUMMARY:
Trains for and responds to fire alarms and declared emergencies to provide efficient airport safety and security protection. Performs as a certified emergency medical technical using life safety skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
This class specification represents only the core areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the needs of the department.
• Assists with pre-fire planning and in the location and suppression of aircraft and structural fires.
• Operates fire fighting vehicles and equipment in application of all type of fire extinguishing agents in affecting rapid control and extinguishment of fire.
• Performs Emergency Medical Technician duties as required. Responds to and mitigates emergency medical calls that occur on and off the airport.
• Performs preventative maintenance on airport fire fighting equipment to ensure proper working order.
• Assists in general housecleaning of airport fire department to maintain building and personnel health.
• Assists passengers with questions and problems to enhance the customer experience. Ensure that personnel are authorized to conduct business on the airfield and that credentials are correct.
• Performs airfield inspections of both lighting and structures to ensure passenger and worker safety.
• Participate in physical fitness program and maintain fitness requirements.
• Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or GED; or, an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above. Must be 18 years of age or older

LICENSING/CERTIFICATIONS:
• Certified Firefighter in the State of Kentucky for the Kenton County Airport Board;
• Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or ability to obtain certification within one year of hire;
• Valid Operators License;
• Maintain Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) clearance.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
KNOWLEDGE OF:
• Chemistry of fire and operation of firefighting apparatus;
• Physical and chemical properties of aircraft fire fighting and combustible materials;
• Principles and applications of first aid;
• Fire ground safety;
• General knowledge of sprinkler systems, fire service alarms and protection systems;
• Ability to learn airport security procedures peculiar to the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport;
• FAR 139 as it applies to ARFF.

SKILL IN:
• Clearly and effectively communicating both orally and in writing;
• Use of a variety of computer-based technologies including word processing, and spreadsheets;
• Establishing and maintaining effective, fair, cooperative, collaborative and respectful relationships with internal and external colleagues, peers, work teams and workgroups.

ADA AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
Positions in this class typically require: climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Must maintain the physical conditioning necessary to safely mitigate imminent danger or peril related to hazardous firefighting job duties; in order to lift and move injured persons, and deal with the physical and mental stress associated with the duties of this position.

Incumbents in this position are listed in KRS 61.592 (1) (b) as appropriate for Hazardous Duty status. Incumbents face a high degree of danger or peril associated with the presence of twisted metal and debris in the immediate rescue environment. Incumbents may be exposed to infectious diseases or blood borne pathogens as a result of working in close physical contact with the general public.
Very Heavy Work: Exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

The Kenton County Airport Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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Title Firefighter
Location Wake Island, HI
Job Information

Company Hiring:

Chugach Federal Solutions, Inc.

Summary/General Description of Job:

Controls and extinguishes fires. The firefighter may drive a vehicle to scene of fire when necessary. For aircraft fires: Positions vehicle considering such factors as wind direction, sources of water, hazards from falling structures, and location of armaments or other aircraft; maneuvers the vehicle to keep the fire in optimum range while ensuring that back flash will not occur. For structural fires: Operates pumps, foam generators, boom and ground sweeps nozzles, and other similar equipment; determines proper pressures for the distances to be pumped and the number of lines being used; maintains a constant awareness of water levels in self-contained tanks and warns hand line and rescue man when tanks are close to running dry. Uses a variety of special protective gear for emergency operations; performs daily preventive maintenance inspection of vehicle and equipment. Performs minor maintenance such as fluid level checks and replenish as required, and draining and flushing tanks when necessary, and otherwise ensuring that all equipment is in serviceable condition.

Job Requirements (Education, Experience, Professional Associations):

Mandatory

 High school diploma or equivalent

 Three (3) years’ experience controlling or extinguishing fires as a member of an organized

military, industrial, volunteer, or governmental fire department or brigade

 Certified Firefighter I/II                                         (DoD, PROBOARD, or IFSAC)

 Hazardous Materials Awareness/Operations     (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)

 Certified Driver Operator – Pumper                     (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)

 Certified Driver Operator – ARFF                         (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)

 Mobile Water Supply (MWS)                                 (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)

 Certified Airport Firefighter                                   (DoD, PROBOARD, or, IFSAC)

Please apply at www.chugach.com/careers

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Title Fire Instructor
Job Information

Our strengths: Pro-active team members

We are looking for a self-motivated, dynamic and professional fulltime Germany based:

FIRE INSTRUCTOR

Strategic Fire Solutions (SFS)

As an international operating company, SFS offers clients total solutions in all areas of fire protection. SFS not only advises governments, fire services and companies within the petrochemical and aviation industries but also implements individual tailored training courses either at our client’s base or at one of our cooperating training centers worldwide. Trainers and consultants are our company’s most important resource. Together with your knowledge, expertise and dedicated involvement you will be a part of our dynamic team and will help to continue the trust for our clients and take the business success of SFS to the next level.

Your next career move should be strategic!

Who you are

With at least ten years’ experience as a firefighter, five of which will have been performing fire service instructor duties, you will be able to put your interpersonal skills, firefighting and fire prevention expertise to
use in an international context. You have an aviation and/or industrial Fire Fighting background and will be familiar with NFPA, OSHA and other international training standards and will be able to conduct
presentations confidently and with good English skills. Not only will you be mentally and physically fit in accordance with fire service regulations and in possession of a SCBA certificate, but you will also be business
fit, with an ability to work under pressure, use your self-initiative, have a disciplined and methodical work ethic and you will be open to work in different countries and cultures.

What you will be doing

  • Develop training programs and/ or utilizing developed course materials based on the client’s needs
  • Perform instructional sessions worldwide -at the client’s location or in cooperation with our training-center-alliance (TCA) facilities
  • Manage basic resources, records and reports essential to the instructional process
  • Assemble course materials necessary for instruction
  • Conduct Training Needs Analysis (TNA)
  • Assist in fire prevention consultancy projects

What we can we do for you

We will offer you a workplace which gives you space for personal and professional development, a flexible work schedule, relocation assistance to Germany, a fair compensation and benefits package and
an enjoyable working environment, defined by tolerance, honesty and respect. Strategic Fire Solutions is an international company based in the heart of Europe.

Contact us
Send your resume/curriculum vitae, covering letter, certificates and references to:
Strategic Fire Solutions GbR
Wilhelm-Franke-Straße 25
D-01219 Dresden
Germany

For further information, do not hesitate to contact us at:
office@strategicfiresolutions.com
Tel. +49 (0) 351 27 23 19 41

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Title EXPERIENCE ANTARCTICA
Location McMurdo or South Pole Antarctica
Job Information

PAE is a leader in providing worldwide solutions for base operations, logistics, construction, airfield operations, and personnel placement.

PAE is currently seeking the following Fire Department personnel to support the Antarctic Support Contract and the National Science Foundation’s United States Antarctic Program.

We are currently looking for people to deploy to McMurdo or South Pole Antarctic research stations for various periods of time. Summer season generally begins in August or October/early November and runs through the following February. Winter-over contracts generally begin in February and run through October. These contract times are flexible and changes may be made based on business needs.

Firefighter: 

  • IFSAC, Pro-Board/DoD, or State Certified Firefighter II; Airport Fire Fighter; Hazardous Materials First Responder: Operations and EMT-B required. National Incident Management System (NIMS): ICS 100 and 200 are required. Valid state drivers license is required.
  • Three years previous full time firefighting experience is required; two years volunteer experience or paid on-call time equals one year full time experience.

Firefighter, Lieutenant:

  • IFSAC, Pro-Board/DoD, or State Certified Fire Fighter I/II; Fire Officer I; Airport Fire Fighter; Hazardous Materials First Responder: Operations, and EMT-B are required. National Incident Management System (NIMS): ICS 100 and 200 required. Valid stat driver’s license is required.
  • IFSAC, Pro-Board/DoD or State Certified Driver Operator; Pumper/Mobile Water Supply; Driver Operator ARFF; Paramedic; Hazardous Materials Technician preferred.
  • Four years previous full time firefighting experience is required; two years volunteer experience or paid on-call time equals one year full time experience.  At least two years of experience as a supervisor is required.

All employees must successfully complete the physical and dental examinations as required by the NSF for deploying to Antarctica.

US Citizenship is required to work for the United States Antarctic Program.

PAE is an equal opportunity employer and drug- free workplace.

Please apply at www.pae.com/career.

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