KBR Diego Garcia: Assistant Fire Chief for Prevention in IO, United Kingdom

Title: Diego Garcia: Assistant Fire Chief for Prevention

Location: GB-IO-Diego Garcia Island

Job Number: 1064649

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Assistant Fire Chief for Prevention

Supervises one of the functional areas within fire protection (Operations, Training and/or Prevention). Plans, develops, reviews, implements and evaluates department policy. Receives new guidance, regulations or procedures from the Fire Chief and disseminates information to subordinates. Prepares and schedules assignments of subordinate personnel to operations, training and/or fire inspection duties. Assist the Fire Chief in developing and implementing an overall company long-term strategic plan involving fire protection. Plans, administers, and supervises fire prevention education programs. Review construction and medication plans, confers with engineers, and provides technical/functional assistance on fire prevention and building design criteria. Identifies and reviews the status of base fire deficiencies and coordinates with the Fire Chief and other agencies for necessary corrective actions. Conducts recurring proficiency training in each functional area of fire protection. Assesses capabilities of fire protection programs, recommends changes when necessary, and manages personnel to ensure applicability of program objectives. Plans a comprehensive program of on-the-job and proficiency training for all fire protection and prevention personnel. Direct firefighting operations during emergencies and training evaluations. Serve as the on-scene commander of a fire/crash scene until relieved by the Fire Chief.

Typically requires 3 years’ experience as an Assistant Fire Chief for Prevention in a fire Prevention program of size and scope similar to that required on Diego Garcia.. Fire service, and other related experience is essential. The incumbent of this position must be certified by the DoD Fire and Emergency Services Fire Fighter Certification system, HAZMAT Incident Commander and Airport Fire Fighter.

Additional requirements:

Must be fluent in English

Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 15 months of remaining validity AND with at least 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

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