DynCorp International LLC. Firefighter/EMT in OCONUS, Marshall Islands

Job Summary

The Firefighter/EMT is responsible for responding as a team member of the fire and emergency crew to save lives; provide first aid; preserve property, the environment, and mission functions. Additionally, responsible for mitigating hazards during fires, medical emergencies, hazmat incidents, personnel rescues, natural disasters, aircraft incidents, and other emergency events.

  • Principal Accountabilities *

    • Provides medical support for medevacs and marine department as needed.

    • Maintain, inspect and submit requests to order EMS supplies and equipment.

    • Conducts inspections, operations, testing, and first preventive maintenance to ensure readiness and serviceability of all apparatus, equipment, property, and personal protective equipment assigned.

    • Performs all responsibilities of an EMT assigned to the ambulance and or engine companies.

    • Conducts fire risk management surveys, company inspections and prepares pre-fire plans.

    • Provides fire/EMS safety training and education to the work force to include CPR and EMR.

    • Utilizes power and manual tools and equipment as may be required.

    • Conducts quarterly facility inspections.

    • Conducts fire ground tasks, functions and station duties.

    • Work on other islands within the Atoll as part of an assigned crew performing duties associated with F&ES operations on those islands.

    • Responds to off-duty recalls as required.

    • Operates as a 911 Communications Center Operator (CCO) and dispatches crews accordingly.

    • Attends all training, instructs classes as required, and participates in the DoD Firefighter Certification Program (FFCP) and physical fitness program.

    • Performs other duties as assigned

    • Knowledge & Skills *

    • Working under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer, EMS Protocols, industry standards and accepted trade practices to mitigate medical emergencies.

    • Following and participating in all company safety policies, procedures and programs.

    • Effectively communicating with supervisors, co-workers and the community in a professional manner.

    • Completion of Patient Care Reports in the Emergency Reporting Data Base.

    • Thoroughly understanding policies, rules, regulations, practices and procedures of the F&ES organization.

    • Experience & Education *

    • High school graduate or equivalent.

      • Preferred Associate’s degree or higher in Fire Science.
    • Two (2) years’ of work experience as a professional firefighter/EMT.

    • Graduate from a recognized Fire Academy resulting in International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), National Board or Fire Service Professional Qualifications (ProBoard), or Department of Defense (DOD) certification as a Firefighter I & II and Hazmat Awareness and Operations (HAZMAT Operations).

    • Aircraft Rescue Firefighter (ARFF) certified by IFSAC, ProBoard (NFPQ), or DOD.

    • Possess and maintain a current state or National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) EMT license, and current CPR card.

    • Possess DoD, ProBoard or IFSAC Driver Operator Pumper, Driver Operator ARFF, Driver Operator MWS

    • Posses or have the ability to obtain Telecommunicator I and II certificate within three (3) Months of date of hire.

    • Meet the requirements of NFPA 1582 Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire Departments.

    • Successful passing of the physical fitness exam IAW NFPA 1500, drug testing, and background investigation.

    • Ability to pass a Federal Background Investigation to obtain a Common Access Card (CAC).

    • Preferred skill in using a personal computer and Microsoft Office programs.

    • Preferred DOD, Pro Board, or IFSAC Certifications:

      • HAZMAT Technician

      • Inspector I

      • Instructor I

      • Officer

    • Possess a current U.S. Passport or have the ability to obtain one before hire.

    • Possess a valid state driver’s license with acceptable driving record

    • Physical Requirements/Working Environment *

    • Capable of performing all duties of interior structural firefighting (OSHA 1910.156 requirement)

    • 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


    • Ability to travel domestically and internationally

Job: *Fire Fighter / Prevention Worker

Title: Firefighter/EMT


Requisition ID: 1803165