Supports Fire Fighting Services operations within assigned area of responsibility (AOR). Operates, performs, and maintains firefighting services in accordance with AFI’s, AR’s, AFMAN, DoD requirements and NFPA Standards. Responsible for responding to emergency calls, be able to quickly evaluate emergency situations, and be able to make appropriate decisions to deal with each emergency situation. Serves as a fully trained member of a firefighting crew and serves as a team member of a rescue unit, engine company, water tender or airport crash apparatus. May be assigned to lead the work of others, direct persons during evacuations of facilities or emergency situations, and provide guidance and assistance to victims of emergencies. Maintains and utilizes special firefighting equipment, tools, and gear including but not limited to PPE, hoses, ladders, extinguishers, and other firefighting apparatus. Operates emergency response apparatus as directed. May perform administrative functions, alarm room operations or other duties as required.
Provides firefighting services to minimize loss of life and property in the event of fire. Controls and extinguishes fires. May drive vehicle to scene of fire following predetermined route, or selecting alternate route when necessary. Operates pumps, foam generators, boom and ground sweeps nozzles, and other similar equipment. Uses a variety of special protective gear in situations where poisonous gases, radioactive materials, and hazardous biological products are involved. Performs daily preventive maintenance such as oil changes, replacing packing in pumps, and draining and flushing tanks, and
otherwise ensuring that all equipment is maintained in good working condition and ready for use. Ensure the safety of all firefighters by following proper procedures.
Basic Job Requirements
Preferred: High school diploma / GED equivalent, or an equivalent combination of education and experience, and four (4) years to seven (7) years related experience. Requires the job knowledge, skill level and physical ability necessary to perform assigned job functions.
Other Job Requirements
Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions, including lifting and carrying 40 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time. To ensure safety, health, and security measures within the contract are met, all employees shall be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand).
Living conditions on the project are most likely austere. The most austere sleeping may be in environmentally conditioned tents on “Army type” cots. Restrooms and showers may be 250 feet or further from sleeping quarters. Laundry service for 15 pounds twice per week is commonly provided. Meals are provided at regular intervals in cafeteria or “dining facility” style environment. Living area will most likely have constant hum of generators or similar equipment nearby.
Fluor values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience preferred.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by governing law.
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