Firefighter Learnership Applications 2021

at Greys recruitment
Location Pretoria, South Africa
Date Posted November 21, 2020
Category Education & Training
Job Type Full-time

Description

Job Summary

The Fire Inspector plans, coordinates, and implements a comprehensive inspection program of all base facilities in assigned area to detect and eliminate hazards.

 

Principal Accountabilities

(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)Plan and administer the fire prevention education program

Develop base fire regulations, training programs, and fire hazard assessment schedules Review construction and modification plans, confer with engineers, provide technical/functional assistance on fire prevention and building design criteria Inspect building structures and locations of fire extinguishers to detect and correct fire hazards, determine compliance with fire safety laws and ordinances, and maintain records of them Educate the public regarding fire prevention and fire warden duties Investigate complaints and answer questions regarding fire hazards and violation of fire safety regulations

Participate in fire drills and classes and prepare required reports Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills Knowledge of fire prevention and fire suppression methods, safety principles pertaining to fire protection, and fire hazards common to commercial, industrial, and residential structures Knowledge of operation and maintenance of pumping and all other types of fire fighting and rescue equipment

Ability to drive heavy fire apparatus in response to emergency incidents, operate and maintain pumping apparatus, and prepare reports and recommendations

Experience & Education

Minimum five (5) years of experience as a Fire Inspector

High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer Associate’s degree International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), DOD, or National Pro-Board Certifications as Fire Inspector II, Fire Instructor I, and Hazardous Materials Awareness

Valid driver’s license

Physical Requirements/Working Environment Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions

Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

Qualifications Relocation to Afghanistan is required.Fire Fighter / Prevention Worker (Full-time)