ARFF/Firefighter EMT-B (3125-005)
Overview: Performs Crash, Fire, Rescue responses, duty and training as well as structural fire responses, duties & training as part of a crew. Performs hazardous materials responses, duties & training at the Operational level. Performs Basic Life Support responses, duties & training at the EMT-B level Is responsible for daily operational maintenance of his equipment and vehicle.
Duties / Responsibilities: Is responsible for fire suppression, rescue, & medical emergencies at the MNG AVN OSEG Site. Oversees fire & medical equipment in readiness to respond to emergency situations at the MNG AVN OSEG Heliport (Riyadh). Serves as an instructor/mentor to assigned MNG Military Firefighters. Ensures his equipment is ready to respond to all requests for emergency services (fire, EMS, special rescue). Prioritize support requirements to handle multiple simultaneous medical & fire emergencies. Maintain adequate resources & ensure they are always maintained in proper operation & in a mission ready state. Participate in weekly all hands fire department meetings with the fire chief. Performs all required proficiency training. Ability to effectively communicate with the customer in a professional & courteous manner. Ability to communicate effectively both orally & written. As part of the selection process, a physical will be conducted. Candidates must have normal color discrimination, visual acuity correctable to 20/20 in one eye, 20/30 in the other eye, not more than 20/200, each eye, uncorrected. Candidates must not have any record of pyro phobia, acrophobia or claustrophobia. Must have & maintain a BMI of 35 or less & successfully pass a physical fitness assessment annually. Reports to the Lieutenants, Assistant Chiefs, & Fire Chief Aviation. Works within the rules & regulations of airfield flight operations, safety guidelines, applicable firefighting & emergency services guidelines. Has the authority to select, implement goals & objectives within the execution of duties & responsibilities of the fire department under the direction of the Fire Chief.
Education Level: High School graduate required; associates degree or higher preferred. International Fire Service Accreditation Congress certification, DoD and/or ProBoard required. Firefighter Level II required, ARFF Firefighter required, Hazardous Materials Operations required, ARFF Driver Operator preferred. Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMT-B) required – Emergency Medical Technician Certification issued by a State Agency, or the National Registry preferred.
Experience: Minimum of 5 years firefighting experience in a civilian or military aviation firefighting role.
Specific knowledge, skill, & ability requirements: Expert knowledge of aircraft rescue and firefighting techniques, practices, and equipment, as well as first aid and CPR. Considerable knowledge of the design and characteristics of military and civilian rotary wing aircraft. Considerable knowledge of exit and safety procedures of various military and civilian rotary wing aircraft, and structural fire/alarm detection / suppression systems and structural firefighting. Ability to quickly perform and direct all functions in difficult and hazardous situations, without hesitation. Ability to comprehend and apply instructions and communicate information in a clear and concise manner. Ability to learn, apply and teach aircraft rescue and firefighting techniques and practices. Ability to lead in potentially dangerous situations and make quick and sound decisions. Ability to perform physically demanding work and withstand very hazardous conditions. Skill in the operation of aircraft rescue and firefighting equipment, tools and vehicles, including highly specialized firefighting apparatus.
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Point of contact: is Kelly Burns [Register to View] or at firstname.lastname@example.org
Target Audience: Veterans, Military Transitioning Service-members, & Skilled Aviation Professionals. Position will remain open until filled or until December 2022.