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Title: Airport Fire Chief
Location: Susequahana Area Regional Airport Authority
Job Information: DESCRIPTION:

To Apply Please Go To:  LINK

The Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority at the Harrisburg International Airport, is seeking applicants for the position of Airport Fire Chief. Harrisburg International Airport is an FAA Index B small hub airport located in central PA, with a crew of four shits with three firefighters per shift.  The Airport Fire Department also conducts fire safety inspections at the airport system’s three general aviation airports.  The person in this position will direct on-airport firefighting, rescue, fire prevention, and EMS activities and operations and work closely with mutual aid fire departments.  The Airport Fire Chief is responsible for developing recommendations for the protection of life and property for Harrisburg International Airport. The Airport Fire Chief prepares the departmental budget and ensures compliance with FAR 139 criteria for Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF). This position will also respond to and take lead in emergency incidents including, but not limited to aircraft, airport buildings and property, facilities, vehicles, medical, hazardous materials, and other incidents endangering life and/or property.

Required qualifications:

  • Five years fire service leadership experience
  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Science, Public Administration, or related focus
  • Ten years of Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting (ARFF) experience
  • Ten years structural firefighting experience
  • Successful completion of 50 hours of ARFF training in the last 2 years
  • Fire Instructor certification
  • Firefighter I and II Certification (DOD, IFSAC, or Pro Board)
  • Fire Officer III (Fire Officer IV preferred)
  • ARFF Certification
  • Hazardous Materials – Operations Level
  • ICS-100, ICS-200, ICS- 700, ICS-800, ICS-300
  • Current EMT Certification (PA, or able to obtain PA certification within 90 days) or above with EMSVO
  • PA State Driver’s License (or out-of-state driver’s license with the ability to get PA license within 30 days).
  • The ability to pass a 10-year background and criminal investigation in order to be issued an Airport Identification
  • The ability to pass a medical physical meeting the requirements of the most recent edition of NFPA 1582 – Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire

Starting Salary range for Airport Fire Chief is $70,000.

Applications can be found on our website at www.flyhia.com under the “About HIA” tab and then the “Careers” tab or apply in person to:

Human Resources Manager

Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority One Terminal Drive

Middletown, PA 17057

Fax (717) 948-4640

Title: Airport Firefighter
Location: Harrisburg International Airport
Job Information: DESCRIPTION:

To Apply Please Go To:  LINK

Harrisburg International Airport, a small hub, FAA Index B airport in central Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for the position of an Airport Firefighter. The person in this position will respond to actual or potential aircraft emergencies, medical calls, and hazardous materials situations, and facility/plant emergencies to prevent or extinguish fires, rescue personnel, administer first aid, and protect life and property for Harrisburg International Airport. Respond to emergency incidents including, but not limited to aircraft, buildings, property, facilities, vehicles, medical, hazardous materials, and other incidents endangering life and/or property.

Required qualifications (Airport Firefighter I):

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years of structural firefighting experience and 150 hours of structural firefighting and/or rescue training, or an equivalent combination of experience and
  • Firefighter I and II Certification (DOD, IFSAC, or Pro Board)
  • Hazardous Materials – Operations Level (refresher within 1 year)
  • ICS-100, ICS-200, IS- 700, and IS-800
  • EMT Certificate (PA, or able to obtain PA certification within 90 days) or above with EMSVO
  • PA State Driver’s License (or out-of-state driver’s license with the ability to get PA license within 30 days).
  • The ability to pass a 10-year background and criminal investigation in order to be issued an Airport Identification
  • The ability to pass a medical physical meeting the requirements of the most recent edition of NFPA 1582 – Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire

Preferred qualifications (Airport Firefighter II): Meet Qualifications of Airport Firefighter I plus:

  • 1 year of ARFF experience and 100 hours of ARFF training, or an equivalent combination of experience and
  • Airport Firefighter Certification (DOD, IFSAC, or Pro Board)
  • The selection process will include a firefighting general knowledge test, physical agility test, and oral

Starting Salary for Airport Firefighter I is $17.00/hour (approximately $37,150/year)

Applications can be found on our website at www.flyhia.com under the “About HIA” tab and then the “Careers” tab or apply in person to:

Human Resources Manager

Susquehanna Area Regional Airport Authority One Terminal Drive

Middletown, PA 17057

Fax (717) 948-4640

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

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

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.