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Fire Chief
Category: Aerospace, Telecommunications
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  • **Job ID: ** **ES20181005-24734**
    **Description: **
    **Job ID: ES20181005-24734**

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  Job posted:   Sat May 12, 2018
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Fire Chief
Fire Chief 5/10/18SecurityUSA - HI - Kekaha

Job Description:**

Directly responsible to the Security and Emergency Services Manager for the management, administration, and operational effectiveness of the Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) Program in support of the U.S. Navy at Pacific Missile Range Facility. Establishes and maintains a comprehensive, installation-specific hazard identification, reduction, code enforcement, and public education program. Responsible for compliance to contractual requirements and various professional standards and federal directives. Ensures the professional competence of F&ES personnel and maintains an effective emergency service resource deployment program. Serves as the subject matter area expert for all F&ES matters.

**Major Job Activities:**

+ Must have the ability to manage a large work force of over 40 personnel on a 24-hour rotating shift operation. Responsible for administering punishment as necessary to maintain a well-disciplined firefighting force.

+ Develops and maintains a highly effective, outwardly-focused, fire prevention and education program.

+ Develops and maintains a highly effective, application-focused, F&ES training and education program.

+ Develops and maintains a highly effective, risk managed-focused, F&ES occupational safety and health (OSH) program.

+ Equips, trains and maintains a highly skilled emergency service team to effectively handle various incidents: medical, airfield, structure, brush/wildland, shipboard, hazardous materials, water rescue, entrapments (vehicle, confined space), etc.Produces written correspondence required by F&ES requirements to include as a minimum: operating procedures, risk assessments, checklists, incident action plans, deployment plan, pre-fire plans, financial plan, strategic plan, standard of cover, annual report, goals, and annual compliance report (CFAI).

+ Develops and maintains a self-inspection program to track department compliance to F&ES requirements: Management, Training, Fire Prevention, OSH (NFPA 1500), and Emergency Dispatch.

+ Assumes fiscal responsibility of company funds. Identifies needs and expenditures and ensures execution of funds is accomplished in a cost-effective means.

**W** **orking Environment/Physical Activities:**


+ Knowledge of F&ES governing regulations (DoD, CFR), national consensus standards (NFPA), and national accreditation requirements (CFAI).

+ Knowledge of risk management principles, practices and procedures.

+ Ability to assess and target compliance to professional and customer requirements

+ Ability to direct operations while operating under stressful, dangerous conditions.

+ Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing.

+ Ability to team-build and foster positive relationships in and outside the community, and within the F&ES workforce (union, non-union)

Physical Activities:

+ Must meet the medical requirements outlined in NFPA 1582, _Comprehensive_ _Occupational Medical Program for Fire Departments_

+ Must be able to lift, push or pull over 50lbs (two men assist). Positions include walking, standing, crawling, kneeling, cramped, continuous sitting and Work requiring repeated or frequent stair climbing. Environmental: Customer Contact, Extended Work Day, Confined Work Area, Field Assignment and Inclement Weather.

**Qualifications** **:**


+ High School graduate or equivalent


+ Possess current Driver's License

+ Professional Certifications (IFSAC® or ProBoard®);Certified in First Aid and/or Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) or higher.

+ Fire Officer IV

+ Fire Inspector III (NOTE: exceeds DoD F&ES Certification position standard)

+ Necessary due to Fire Prevention Program staffing and responsibilities.

+ Fire Instructor II

+ HazMat - Incident Command

+ Airport Firefighter

+ Certified in CPR/AED [American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC)].

+ Possess a current Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) - within 90 days from employment.

+ Possess a current Airfield Vehicle Operators Course (AVOC) - within 90 days from employment.


+ Fifteen (15) years' experience in a fulltime fire department.

+ Eight (8) years' experience as a supervisor / Chief Officer.

+ Four (4) years of experience in a lead position (Lieutenant, Crew Chief).

+ One (1) year experience with aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF).

+ Prior military fire department experience preferred.

+ Experience with Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint.


+ AS degree in Fire Science - recommended

+ BS degree - recommended. Preferred course of study: _Fire Science, Public Administration, Business Administration_

**Security Clearance:**

+ Secret security clearance is required. Applicants selected either must currently possess a Secret clearance or will be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to obtain clearance prior to commencement of employment, and maintain a security clearance for access to classified information or Closed/Restricted Areas throughout duration of employment.

**By submitting your resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.**

**Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.**

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