Develops, coordinates, plans
, delivers and evaluates training;
Assist in the development and
coordination of the recruitment, retention and probationay firefighter
Insure inspections, maintenance
and testing of all portable and mobile equipment assigned are completed
in a timely fashion.
Serves as a supervisor (officer)
on either the Engine Company or Ladder Company.
Oversees and provides for departmental
operations to ensure safe and effective fireground operations.
Ensures compliance with local,
State & Federal laws and standards within his scope of authority.
Thorough knowledge of the
use and operation of a wide variety of emergency equipment;
REQUIRED EDUCATION, TRAINING,
Must have and maintain a
valid PA drivers license;
Completion of Essentials
of Firefighting, RIT, Incident Command, Hazardous Materials First Responder,
CPR, Basic 1st Aid & AED Certified or equivalent training or education
for aforementioned requirements.
Required to attend certification
classes and seminars outside of the immediate area
Ability to supervise and
serve as a lead worker, maintain discipline, and cooperate with other officers
Ability to communicate verbally
and in writing to superiors in the form of presentations, reports;
Assist in preparation of
a master plan for future department operations;
Ability to complete written
Develop and post an annual
training schedule designed to ensure that essential emergency skills
and techniques are practiced.
Provide training, both initial
and continuing education coordinating with the Captain and the Deputy Fire
Ensure equipment and inventories
for emergency responses are adequate responses;
Must complete a minimum
of twenty (30) hours of training per year;
Hearing, seeing speaking;
Walking, bending, stooping, kneeling, crouching and/or crawling.
Can expect to be called
at any time regardless of time or weather conditions.
Able to endure heights and
Able to endure extreme temperatures,
heavy smoke conditions, chemical, physical, and mechanical hazards;
Must have ability to lift/carry
heavy equipment and objects, either alone or with the assistance of others.
Reading, writing, communications;
Having contact with persons
experiencing adverse trauma;
Ability to make decisions
in emergency and pressure situations;
Communicating verbally and
in writing to superior officers;
Ability to comprehend and
complete tasks based on verbal and written objectives;