Abu Dhabi Ports

Fire Fighter

Abu Dhabi Ports - Posted 1 month ago
$816-952/month  + Equity

Full-time

Abu Dhabi, AZ

Category
Firefighter
Career Level
Junior, Mid-Level, Senior
Company size
2k employees

Firefighter Job description

Respond to emergency calls of any nature and carry out duties as directed by supervisors

Working Relationship

Purpose of Interaction:

Provide fire safety advice, participate in exercises and drills and assist where ever required.

Key External Contacts:

AD Civil Defence

·       ADCD provides support to Abu Dhabi Ports for large-scale incidents

Objectives and Role Profile

•         Responding immediately and safely to emergency calls and requests for assistance;

•         Attending emergency incidents including fires, road accidents, floods, bomb incidents, spillages of dangerous substances, and rail and air crashes;

•         Rescuing trapped people and animals;

•         Minimizing distress and suffering, including giving first aid before ambulance crews arrive; safeguarding their own and other people's personal safety at all times;

•         Responding quickly to unforeseen circumstances as they arise;

•         Cleaning up and checking the site after dealing with an incident;

•         Develop knowledge on locations of various buildings and facilities to which they may respond.

•         Inspecting and maintaining the appliance (fire engine) and its equipment, assisting in the testing of fire hydrants and checking emergency water supplies;

•         Undertaking drills and physical training and taking part in training on techniques, use of the equipment and related matters; maintaining the level of physical fitness necessary to carry out all the duties of a firefighter

•         Driving fire vehicles in a safe manner to any locations inside or outside the port as directed by Officer in Charge if he is licensed to do so;

•         Maintaining fire vehicles for operational readiness at all times in accordance with routine periodic maintenance and checks;

•         Possess the necessary knowledge and skills to be a pump operator whenever required;

•         Take over the roles and responsibilities of Lead Firefighter whenever required

•         Ensure that the English language is used and enforced all the time in the fire station

•         Reporting to work on time and fit for work

•         Maintaining a suitable level of fitness in order to pass the house fitness test

•         Maintains knowledge and skills through self-study, attending lectures, training sessions, drills and exercises

•         Acting responsible and lawfully outside work so the company’s image is not harmed

•         Be prepared to provide cover at short notice and be contactable outside normal duty times

•         Maintain a good appearance, be cleanly shaven to use SCBA properly, and wear a clean and proper uniform at all times.

Key Tasks and Performance Indicators:

 Responding immediately and safely to emergency calls and requests for assistance;

•         Attending emergency incidents including fires, road accidents, floods, bomb incidents, spillages of dangerous substances, and rail and air crashes;

•         Rescuing trapped people and animals;

•         Minimizing distress and suffering, including giving first aid before ambulance crews arrive; safeguarding their own and other people's personal safety at all times;

•         Responding quickly to unforeseen circumstances as they arise;

•         Cleaning up and checking the site after dealing with an incident;

•         Develop knowledge of locations of various buildings and facilities to which they may respond.

•         Inspecting and maintaining the appliance (fire engine) and its equipment, assisting in the testing of fire hydrants and checking emergency water supplies;

•         Undertaking drills and physical training and taking part in training on techniques, use of the equipment and related matters; maintaining the level of physical fitness necessary to carry out all the duties of a firefighter

•         Driving fire vehicles in a safe manner to any locations inside or outside the port as directed by Officer in Charge if he is licensed to do so;

•         Maintaining fire vehicles for operational readiness at all times in accordance with routine periodic maintenance and checks;

•         Possess the necessary knowledge and skills to be a pump operator whenever required;

•         Take over the roles and responsibilities of Lead Firefighter whenever required

•         Ensure that the English language is used and enforced all the time in the fire station

•         Reporting to work on time and fit for work

•         Maintaining a suitable level of fitness in order to pass the house fitness test

•         Maintains knowledge and skills through self-study, attending lectures, training sessions, drills and exercises

•         Acting responsible and lawfully outside work so the company’s image is not harmed

•         Be prepared to provide cover at short notice and be contactable outside normal duty times

•         Maintain good appearance, clean shaven to use SCBA properly and wear clean and proper uniform at all times.

Qualifications/Experience/Competencies

  • Secondary school and prefer high school
  • Professional firefighter qualifications from a recognized professional body e.g. NFPA 1001, Firefighter I or other recognized standards
  • Educated to a level to understand of technical information applicable to the position

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  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age at the date of application.
  • Citizen of the United States of America.
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