AECOM Firefighter in Tullahoma- Tennessee
United States of America – Tennessee- Tullahoma
Position will not have a start date until after 1 December 2019
Works as part of a company of firefighters performing structural fire suppression- airport rescue and firefighting- emergency first aid- special rescue (includes confined space- high angle rope rescue- and automobile extrication)- Hazardous Materials (HazMat) response and limited natural cover firefighting.
Exercises caution to avoid damage/loss of property including injury to self and others. Ensures safe/prompt arrival of assigned personnel- vehicles- & equipment at emergencies.
Complies with health- safety- and environmental rules and procedures and performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment. Promptly and accurately reports unsafe conditions/injuries sustained while on duty to the appropriate supervisor.
Maintains firefighting equipment and fire station facilities by performing functional tests and inspections- performing preventive maintenance on equipment- and performing housekeeping duties within assigned facilities.
When first to arrive at the scene- establishes Incident Command and takes charge of all firefighting or emergency response activities until relieved by a more senior firefighter.
Identifies- protects and reports evidence indicating cause of fire- especially during salvage and overhaul operations.
Becomes fully trained and certified to drive and operate all assigned support vehicles and qualifies to drive and operate specific fire apparatus- tools and equipment when assigned such a tasking by fire protection managers or supervisors.
Renders emergency medical treatment according to individual training and certification.
Participates in practice drills and training classes in accordance with the Annual Training Plan encompassing all phases of firefighting techniques- equipment maintenance and use.
Supports or manages assigned fire and safety related programs. Conducts tests & training- performs inspections- and documents results as programs require using automated computer programs or other methods as directed.
Performs duties in other Fire Department job classifications as required- providing all necessary certification/licensing requirements of the assigned job are maintained.
Creates pre-fire plans by physically going through structures to become familiar with the layout- fire hazards- and location of fixed fire protection systems and creates or maintains written pre-fire plan forms.
Performs work in accordance with the Performance Work Statement and applicable directives including but not limited to Department of Defense (DoD) and USAF Instructions- National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standards- and Company policies and procedures.
Performs all other duties as assigned or requested.
Not less than three years of progressive experience as a full-time Firefighter with a regular professional paid firefighting force or equivalent experience.
To qualify- selectee must possess all certifications- to include prerequisites- which are required for a Firefighter in accordance with the DoD Instruction 6055.06M- DoD Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) Certification Program.
Required certifications include HAZMAT Awareness; Fire Fighter I; HAZMAT Operations; and Fire Fighter II. Airport Fire Fighter is desired. If not in hand- must be earned within a specified period of time. Certifications must be from the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC)- the National Professional Qualification System (ProBoard)- or Department of Defense.
Be trained and qualified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)- and must hold- or obtain current state Emergency Medical Responder certification or higher. TN Advanced-EMT certification is highly desired.
Must have no physical defects or grooming habits which would impede ability to wear protective clothing and equipment- climb ladders- and perform other strenuous tasks under adverse conditions.
Must submit to and pass (prior to assignment of duty) an initial physical examination which conforms to NFPA 1582- Standard on Comprehensive Occupational Medical Program for Fire Departments and pass the same physical examination annually thereafter.
Must be capable of complying with fire department Management Plans and Standard Operating Procedures for firefighter health and wellness.
Possess a valid state driver`s license and must be able to obtain a state of Tennessee Class |D| driver`s license with |F| endorsement immediately upon employment. Must become qualified to drive and operate all support vehicles- and assigned fire suppression vehicles should duty assignments require
Possess capability to attend and complete on- and off-site training courses and any certification required by the Air Force and company.
Must be able to obtain an SECRET Security Clearance should one be required and must be able to gain and maintain access to the AEDC local area computer network.
Must be a U.S. citizen
Tennessee Advanced-EMT certification is highly desirable. Rescue Technician I
or II; Airport Firefighter; Driver Operator Pumper/Aircraft Rescue Fire
Fighting/Mobile Water Supply
What We Offer
When you join AECOM- you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time- addressing
the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations
to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth- flexibility and
creativity- as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion- diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are- how we act and what we aspire to- which comes
down to not only
delivering a better world – but working to |make amazing happen| in each
neighborhood- community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer-
we believe in each person`s potential- and we`ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Safety / Health
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 228133BR
Clearance Required Yes
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race- color- religion- sex- national origin- sexual orientation- gender
identity- disability or protected veteran status.