UABOS : Spain - Assistant Fire Chief for Fire Prevention
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Supervises the operations element of a fire protection organization to ensure it provides quality resource protection and firefighting support to aircraft operations and facilities.
Prevents the loss of life and property from fire. Protects and preserves evidence at a fire scene and investigates fire incidents.
Plans, schedules, and supervises fire protection activities. Directs and controls fire attack, confinement, salvage, overhaul, ventilation, and rescue activities, to include performing emergency medical care and CPR.
Shall have ten years’ experience in fire protection with three of the years as a fire inspector. Shall have experience in Technical Services and directing and performing duties on a Hazardous Materials Response Team within the limits of NFPA Standard 472.
Shall have knowledge of the chemistry of fire and experience with inspection and testing of installed fire detection and suppression systems.
Shall have knowledge of physical and chemical properties of combustible materials, building structures and their component systems, identification and correction of fire hazards and deficiencies, inspections, maintenance, testing and distribution of flight line and portable fire extinguishers.
Shall be able to interpret national building and life safety codes. Shall review engineering plans and specifications for new construction, major repairs, renovations, alterations, and extension of existing structures.
Shall recommend changes and additions based on sound fire prevention engineering principles, and directives and standards to ensure plans include appropriate fire protection requirements as called for in agency regulations, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) building codes, and other applicable guidelines where NICET Level 4 or Registered Fire Protection Engineers reviews, stamps or certifications are not required.
Shall meet position certifications IAW DOD 6055.06-M.
Shall possess a High School diploma or equivalent.
Scheduled Weekly Hours :
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