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Municipal Firefighters

Control and extinguish municipal fires, protect life and property and conduct rescue efforts.

Salary Breakdown

Municipal Firefighters

Average

$45,230

ANNUAL

$21.74

HOURLY

Entry Level

$31,920

ANNUAL

$15.34

HOURLY

Mid Level

$44,750

ANNUAL

$21.52

HOURLY

Expert Level

$57,580

ANNUAL

$27.69

HOURLY


Program Recommendations

Municipal Firefighters

Estrella Mountain (MCCCD)

EMS and Fire Preparatory Academy

Education

Associate's degree

Glendale (MCCCD)

Fire Science

Education

Associate's degree

Mesa (MCCCD)

Firefighter

Education

Associate's degree

Paradise Valley (MCCCD)

Fire Science Technology

Education

Associate's degree

Phoenix College (MCCCD)

Fire Science-

Education

Associate's degree


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Municipal Firefighters

3

Current Available Jobs

6,240

Projected job openings through 2024


Top Expected Tasks

Municipal Firefighters


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Municipal Firefighters

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Public Safety and Security

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

KNOWLEDGE

Building and Construction

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Operation and Control

ABILITY

Static Strength

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness

ABILITY

Multilimb Coordination


Job Opportunities

Municipal Firefighters

  • Field Technician- (Entry Level 2am-7am)
    Protex The PT Xperts, LLC    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted about 8 hours    

    This can be a brilliant introduction into the field of construction and enable you to meet other trades such as concrete finishers, carpenters, framers, landscaping, and any other trades involved in construction but is less labor intensive. Since this is part-time, you can get great construction experience and get a feel for what area you may thrive in.

    We are looking for technicians to handle concrete inspections for Construction projects No experience is required. As long as you can start between the hours of 2am-4am and work for 3-5 hours each morning that you work, then this could be a great fit. It is Part-Time, 10 hours up to 30 hours/week. It all just comes down to if you can start your day at 2 or 3am and be on construction sites. If you want to work a 2am-7am shift, we can make that work.

    ProTeX is Arizona's largest 3rd party Construction specialists are adding new team members to make their career in the construction testing field. This is Entry-Level, a place to start your career or make a career change with a fresh start in a unique and booming industry; likely one of the few that issues our Techs a Work Truck to take home every day. We teach you what you need to know- in business and beyond. We provide the certifications and lay the foundation for your success. We are a successful business with a vibrant and growing culture, and that's because business in our house is personal.

    Compensation-

    ·Pay Progression (Raises) and Earning Potential- $15-$17 but varies on certifications and experience.

    · Work truck and gas card (take home- business use only).

    · Health incentive program.

    · Train and earn various Certifications in Concrete, Testing, Inspections and more!

    Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

    · Construction monitoring and testing of soil, concrete, asphalt and other materials.

    · Observe and report test results, site conditions and project information as assigned.

    · Proficient in the use of a tablet computer and Microsoft Outlook and Excel programs. Input test data into an Excel spreadsheet and submit all project information electronically on a daily basis.

    · Learn how to read construction documents to determine project details and specifications.

    · Ability to work independently, multi-task and adhere to timelines and deadlines

    Required:

    · Minimum of high school/GED diploma

    · Possess strong interpersonal relations with contractors, trade partners, governmental agencies, clients, management, and inter-office personnel

    · Ability to apply standards, rules, policies, and procedures to formulate sound and well-ability to work long hours with exposure to exterior climate conditions

    · Strong communication skills with an ability to interact in a professional manner

    · Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

    · Comfortable working with multiple priorities and deadlines

    · Professional demeanor and appearance

    · Strong sense of work-ethic


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Field Technician- Environmental (Entry-Level)
    Protex The PT Xperts, LLC    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 5 days    

    ProTeX is Arizona's largest 3rd party Construction specialists are adding new team members to make their career in the construction testing field. This is Entry-Level, a place to start your career or make a career change with a fresh start in a unique and booming industry; likely one of the few that issues our Techs a Work Truck to take home every day. We teach you what you need to know- in business and beyond. We provide the certifications and lay the foundation for your success. We are a successful business with a vibrant and growing culture, and that's because business in our house is personal. We're more than numbers. We do things right and our teams flourish because-

    · Our leaders are fearless, inspiring, and wise.

    · Our individuals are motivated, teachable, work hard, stay focused, and build character.

    · Our teams learn and grow with achieving valuable certifications through our training.

    · Our teams are family and are diverse with individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds in their careers and personal lives.

    We want new team members to join us on this exciting journey of an industry unlike anything else; and do it together. We don't buy employees so we can do business. We invest in our individuals as people and provide the potential for a promising future. We can ask questions and be recognized for our hard work. We promote from within, so our leaders started where you are. If you want to be a part of this, then let's chat.

    Compensation-

    ·Pay Progression (Raises) and Earning Potential varies on certifications and experience.

    · Health incentive program.

    · Train and earn various Certifications in Concrete, Testing, Inspections and more!

    Job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

    · Construction monitoring and testing of soil, concrete, asphalt and other materials.

    · Observe and report test results, site conditions and project information as assigned.

    · Proficient in the use of a tablet computer and Microsoft Outlook and Excel programs. Input test data into an Excel spreadsheet and submit all project information electronically on a daily basis.

    · Monitor vehicle usage for compliance with company policies and procedures.

    · Learn how to read construction documents to determine project details and specifications.

    · Ability to work independently, multi-task and adhere to timelines and deadlines

    Required:

    · Minimum of high school/GED diploma

    · Possess strong interpersonal relations with contractors, trade partners, governmental agencies, clients, management, and inter-office personnel

    · Ability to apply standards, rules, policies, and procedures to formulate sound and well-ability to work long hours with exposure to exterior climate conditions

    · Strong communication skills with an ability to interact in a professional manner

    · Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

    · Comfortable working with multiple priorities and deadlines

    · Professional demeanor and appearance

    · Strong sense of work-ethic

    Desired certifications preferred but are NOT required, include:

    ATTI Asphalt, Soil and/or Aggregate Base materials, ACI Concrete, ICC in reinforced concrete and/or masonry. Maintain certifications for ACI, ATTI, Nuclear Radiation Safety and Trench Safety. Conduct testing using the appropriate equipment and methods


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Environmental Field Technician
    Arcadis U.S.Inc.    Phoenix, AZ 85001
     Posted 6 days    

    You know you are in the right career when work becomes play, when organization purpose aligns with your personal purpose, making every day a meaningful day. Your voice is valuable, respected and celebrated, where you are free to be your full authentic self. Your work helps the industry, the environment, and the planet Earth in positive ways while you get the opportunities, support, and benefits you need.
    Arcadis is currently seeking an Environmental Field Technician to support our Albuquerque, NM office.
    This position consists of 100% field work, with local travel to and from job sites, with some office support. This position requires a hard-working, safe, efficient, and dedicated employee that is excited to receive on the job training, working with a team, and able to work independently once trained. It will require work both independently and with other team members and may require periodic overtime and periodic non-local travel . This position offers an opportunity to learn about a wide variety of environmental projects and work with a great team.
    Primary responsibilities include:


    * Groundwater Monitoring Well Sampling
    * Environmental Treatment System Water and Air Sampling


    * Environmental Treatment System Operation and Maintenance (O&M)
    * Soil Sampling
    * Remediation Injections
    * Community Air Monitoring
    * Subcontractor Oversight


    * Site Visits and Documentation

    Additionally:


    * Strong communication and field documentation skills


    * Must be proficient in MS-Office Applications (e.g., Word, Excel)
    * Mechanical aptitude is a plus

    Required Qualifications:


    * 2 years experience in the environmental industry

    Preferred Qualifications:


    * 2 or 4-year college degree in related field
    * 40 Hour HAZWOPER training

    Why Choose Arcadis?
    Arcadis appreciates the value inherent to a diverse, equitable workforce and an inclusive work environment. We value the differences between people and the contribution these differences make to our business. In line with the Arcadis value of integrity and our keystone behavior: We value each other, we are committed to ensuring that all employees feel valued, included, and are treated with respect and dignity.
    Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.
    Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!
    EEO statement
    We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law. User Supplied Image


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Palo Verde Fire Fighter I
    Arizona Public Service    Tonopah, AZ 85354
     Posted 6 days    

    ## Responsibilities

    The **Fire Fighter I** will participate as a member of the **Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Stations Fire Team**by performing assorted fire prevention and fire suppression techniques and/or tactics; providing medical aid when requested; responding to and assisting with hazardous material incidents and technical rescue operations in accordance with established medical protocols and Palo Verde procedures. Follows Palo Verde procedures while using procedural adherence and guidance from the Palo Verde Safety Manuel when performing inspections, testing, maintenance, and operation of all fire protection, detection/suppression systems and related equipment. Utilizes the Updated Final Safety Analysis Report (UFSAR) and Technical Requirements Manual (TRM) to ensure all fire system impairments, fire watches, compensatory actions and Hot Work activities meet regulatory requirements.

    **Minimum Requirements**
    High school diploma or equivalent. Valid U.S. driver's license required (must obtain Arizona driver's license within 30 days of start date). Obtain and maintain Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) qualification. Meet Fire Department's fitness and agility standards and pass the Palo Verde Firefighter's physical exam OR be current in passing (within six months) the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT). Minimum of three (3) years of full-time fire fighting experience OR six (6) years of volunteer fire fighting experience. National, State of Arizona or Department of Defense Fire Fighter II certification. State of Arizona and/or Nationally certified Emergency Medical Technician Basic Level (EMT-B). State of Arizona and/or Department of Transportation (DOT) Hazardous Materials Response Operation level certified. Appendix R training is preferred.

    Nuclear requirement: Any PVGS employee may be called upon to serve as a member of the Emergency Response Organization (ERO) and will be expected to fulfill their obligation as an ERO member. This is a condition of employment at PVGS.

    Any PVGS employee may be called upon to support a refueling or short-notice outage. This includes line roles and responsibilities as necessary to execute outage activities.

    **Major Accountabilities**
    1) Must complete all requirements to become Fire Team Certified before eligible to perform any Fire Fighter I accountabilities.

    2) Obtains and completes all requirements of the Job Qualification Cards (JQC) for each area of the Palo Verde Fire Protection Program to include: Fire Protection Procedures, PVNGS Procedures, fire inspections, surveillance testing and station duties. Obtains and maintains worker qualifications for the General Employee Training (GET) and Work Assignment (WA).

    3) Responds to emergencies involving fire, medical, HazMat, and technical rescue.

    4) Provides support as required for the Site Emergency Plan.

    5) Maintains site emergency response apparatus and equipment in a high state of readiness.

    6) Performs operator functions for site fire protection systems and equipment.

    7) Implements administrative controls for fire protection, combustibles, ignition sources, system status and compensatory measures.

    8) Provides vertical/horizontal feedback to achieve continuous Fire Protection program improvement.

    9) Actively participates and assists with fire protection day-to-day operations as designated.

    ## Export Compliance/EEO

    This position may require access to and/or use of information subject to control under the Department of Energy's Part 810 Regulations (10 CFR Part 810), the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (15 CFR Parts 730 through 774), or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) (22 CFR Chapter I, Subchapter M Part 120) (collectively, "U.S. Export Control Laws"). Therefore, some positions may require applicants to be a U.S. person, which is defined as a U.S. Citizen, a U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), a Political Asylee, or a Refugee under the U.S. Export Control Laws. All applicants will be required to confirm their U.S. person or non-US person status. All information collected in this regard will only be used to ensure compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws, and will be used in full compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of national origin and other factors. For positions at Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Stations (PVNGS) all openings will require applicants to be a U.S. person.

    Pinnacle West Capital Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates ("Pinnacle West") maintain a continuing policy of nondiscrimination in employment. It is our policy to provide equal opportunity in all phases of the employment process and in compliance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. This policy of nondiscrimination shall include, but not be limited to, recruiting, hiring, promoting, compensating, reassigning, demoting, transferring, laying off, recalling, terminating employment, and training for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, disability, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other classification or characteristic protected by law. For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, please refer to EEO is the Law poster. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of every person hired to work in the United States, refer to E-Verify poster.

    View the employee rights and responsibilities under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

    Arizona Public Service is a smoke free workplace.

    *Job ID:* 20210135

    *Location:* Tonopah, AZ

    *Regular/Temporary:* Regular


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Environmental Field Technician
    Arcadis U.S.Inc.    Phoenix, AZ 85001
     Posted 8 days    

    You know you are in the right career when work becomes play, when organization purpose aligns with your personal purpose, making every day a meaningful day. Your voice is valuable, respected and celebrated, where you are free to be your full authentic self. Your work helps the industry, the environment, and the planet Earth in positive ways while you get the opportunities, support, and benefits you need.
    Arcadis is currently seeking an Environmental Field Technician to support our Phoenix, AZ office.
    This position consists of 100% field work, with local travel to and from job sites, with some office support. This position requires a hard-working, safe, efficient, and dedicated employee that is excited to receive on the job training, working with a team, and able to work independently once trained. It will require work both independently and with other team members and may require periodic overtime and periodic non-local travel . This position offers an opportunity to learn about a wide variety of environmental projects and work with a great team.
    Primary responsibilities include:


    * Groundwater Monitoring Well Sampling
    * Environmental Treatment System Water and Air Sampling


    * Environmental Treatment System Operation and Maintenance (O&M)
    * Soil Sampling
    * Remediation Injections
    * Community Air Monitoring
    * Subcontractor Oversight


    * Site Visits and Documentation

    Additionally:


    * Strong communication and field documentation skills


    * Must be proficient in MS-Office Applications (e.g., Word, Excel)
    * Mechanical aptitude is a plus

    Required Qualifications:


    * Previous experience in the environmental industry

    Preferred Qualifications:


    * 2 or 4-year college degree in related field
    * 40 Hour HAZWOPER training

    Why Choose Arcadis?
    Arcadis appreciates the value inherent to a diverse, equitable workforce and an inclusive work environment. We value the differences between people and the contribution these differences make to our business. In line with the Arcadis value of integrity and our keystone behavior: We value each other, we are committed to ensuring that all employees feel valued, included, and are treated with respect and dignity.
    Arcadis is the leading global design and consulting firm for natural and built assets, and we invite you to join us in partnering with our clients to deliver truly exceptional and sustainable outcomes. Contribute to the world's most high-profile and transformative projects, from shopping centers in Shanghai and improved traffic flow in Atlanta to state-of-the-art rail systems in Doha, coastal defenses for Manhattan and cleaner air in Los Angeles. Work alongside the industry's foremost thought leaders and accomplished professionals, generating effective, real-world results. We are Arcadis: 27,000 people in more than 70 countries, creating value by applying our collective wisdom to every challenge. Our culture is collaborative, we believe in diversity and the power of global teamwork, and we own the responsibility to sustain the Earth and its people in a safe and balanced way. Arcadis. Improving quality of life.
    Now more than ever, businesses and governments recognize the need to incorporate environmental concerns into their decision making. As the leader in global environmental services, Arcadis has provided groundbreaking sustainable solutions for some of the world's most complex projects. We wrote the book on environmental remediation, and our experts continue to pioneer the development and application of cutting-edge approaches in environmental planning, site evaluation, environmental construction and strategic environmental consulting. We are encouraged to innovate, apply emerging technologies and develop better solutions through global learning opportunities and workshops. Our team improves quality of life for our clients and their communities. Join us today!
    EEO statement
    We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law. User Supplied Image


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • FIREFIGHTER LATERAL WITH PARAMEDIC CERTIFICATION
    City of Glendale AZ    Glendale, AZ 85304
     Posted 9 days    

    Description

    **FIREFIGHTER _LATERAL WITH PARAMEDIC CERTIFICATION_**
    NOTE: _This recruitment will be used to hire existing Firefighters who currently possess a valid paramedic certificate_.

    Thank you for your interest in the 2021 Glendale Fire Department recruitment process for Firefighter Lateral with Paramedic certification requirement. **Please read the directions in their entirety before you apply and before you call with questions.**

    **_Consideration_**_ will be given only to those who include proof of the following with the application:_ Active/unexpired Arizona or national registry Paramedic certification _AND_ a certificate from passing one of the following Central Arizona Life Safety Council approved recognized regional fire training academies/training centers (Phoenix Fire department Academy, Mesa Public Safety Training Center, Glendale Regional Public Safety Training Center, Chandler Public Safety Training Center) per the Regional Metropolitan Phoenix Fire Service Automatic Aid contract.

    *If you graduated from Gilbert Fire and Rescue Public Safety Training Center or Tempe/APS joint Fire Training Center, please contact GFD_Recruitment_Team@glendaleaz.com prior to the close of this application process for further details. You are required to include your contact information, academy facility and year of graduation with your message.

    For a full job description and job requirements for Firefighter with the City of Glendale Fire Department go to the city web page or the following link: https://www.glendaleaz.com and access the JOBS link.

    **FLSA STATUS: **Non - Exempt

    **_Application_**

    Complete the current city online Firefighter application in full without omission or incomplete information. How you complete the application is a reflection on your work. Applicants must be truthful and accurate and avoid providing inconsistent information, incorrect dates, partial or incomplete information when completing the application and any supplemental forms. Falsifying, making errors or omitting information during any stage of the selection process, may make you ineligible for consideration or continued city employment.

    **To receive consideration, you are required to upload valid documentation for**: **A) **active/unexpired Arizona or national registry Paramedic certification AND** ****B) **proof of graduating form an academy/training center as listed in the section for consideration above.

    **SELECTION PROCESS:**

    Applicants whose information, testing, training, education, and experience most closely meet the needs of the position may be invited to participate in the selection process. The Fire Chief has final selection authority after review of all process information. Human Resources and the Fire Department reserve the right to terminate or extend the life of a process or an eligibility list at any time.

    **Other Elements: **

    Glendale is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of the workforce. During the selection process any applicant requiring accommodation for a disability should advise the Human Resources Department.

    Candidates receiving a conditional offer must successfully pass the conditional hiring process, which includes, but is not limited to post offer: Department of Public Safety and FBI background check, fingerprint, alcohol/drug testing and a medical physical administered by a Glendale Fire Department authorized physician.

    If you have questions regarding this recruitment, _not answered in this document_, contact the Fire Personnel Division : GFD_Recruitment_Team@glendaleaz.com.

    Essential Functions

    1. **Provides emergency fire suppression, rescue, and medical services.**
    2. **Responds to alarms as a member of a firefighting company.**
    3. **Lays and connects hose lines, directs water and pressure streams, uses chemical extinguishers, raises and climbs ladders, ventilates buildings, rescues persons.**
    4. **Operates all types of bars, hooks, lines, forcible entry tools, and other rescue equipment.**
    5. **Protects citizens' property; performs salvage and clean-up operations.**
    6. **Provides emergency medical technician level assistance at injury or accident scenes involving basic life support, and paramedic support functions.**
    7. **Performs first responder hazardous materials procedures. **
    8. **Cleans apparatus and equipment; replaces medical supplies and equipment used during emergency responses.**
    9. **Prepares and maintains records, logs, and reports regarding alarms, inspections, medical emergencies, and fire prevention activities.**
    10. **Operates all necessary equipment including computer terminals, power tools, hand tools, and fire apparatus.**
    11. **Participates in drills and classes pertaining to medical services, fire suppression, rescue, street locations, hydraulics, and fire inspections.**
    12. **Participates in public education and community relations activities including school visits and fire station tours.**
    13. **Participates in fire prevention inspections and enforces related fire codes.**
    14. **Performs cleaning, repair and maintenance of firefighting equipment and apparatus.**
    15. **Performs cleaning, minor maintenance, and repair of quarters and grounds.**
    16. **Acts as Fire Engineer or Fire Captain as required. **
    17. **May assist the Police Department with traffic or crowd control.**
    18. **Participates in a physical fitness program to maintain physical conditioning.**
    19. **Performs other related work as required.**

    Minimum Qualifications/Special Requirements/Success Factors

    **FIREFIGHTER:**
    High school education and successful completion of the Fire Training Academy.
    **_SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS_**

    At the time of hire:

    * Age: 18 years or older
    * Eyesight: Correctable to 20/20
    * Resident of the State of Arizona.
    * Valid Arizona Driver's License
    * Valid State of Arizona or National Registry certification for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

    **_Education_:**

    Minimum required education is High school graduate or possess a GED. If you have a higher education than required, indicate this in the education section of the application. Proof of education is required to be included with application.

    **_Required at the time of application_: **Valid / unexpired State of Arizona or National Registry Paramedic certification. Include certification with this application to be considered.

    **_Required at the time of application_: **Academy certification from passing a academy/training center as specified in this message. Include documentation for consideration.

    *IN ADDITION:*

    1. Some assignments may require the performance of other essential and secondary duties.
    2. Firefighters assigned as Certified Emergency Paramedics must perform these duties within the regulations and guidelines of the State of Arizona.
    3. Firefighters assigned to the Hazardous Materials Team, as a Hazardous Materials Technician must meet the certification requirements and standards of the State of Arizona.

    **More Information:**

    Shift consists of an average 52 hours per week-- 24 hours on duty, 48 hours off duty.

    Members who possess the required Paramedic certification and are assigned to an authorized position designated to utilize this certification shall receive the paramedic hourly rate of pay ($2.60724852 for 52-hour employees or $3.38942308 for 40-hour employees) in addition to their regular step rate of pay.

    **Knowledge of:**
    Principles, practices, and procedures of modern firefighting.
    Purpose, operation and maintenance of firefighting vehicles, equipment, and apparatus.
    Departmental policies, rules, and instructions for firefighting and rescue activities.
    Fire prevention principles and practices; Uniform Fire Code; Uniform Building Code.
    Extrication and the use of extrication tools.
    Geographical layout of the City of Glendale and automatic response areas, street names and numbers, and location of hydrants.
    Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), basic life support procedures, and paramedic support procedures.
    First responder hazardous materials procedures.
    Computerized data entry and retrieval systems.
    Swift water and trench rescue techniques.

    **Ability to:**
    Apply firefighting techniques and procedures; operate firefighting and rescue equipment.
    Think and act quickly and effectively in emergencies.
    Deal effectively with people under stressful situations.
    Demonstrate physical endurance, agility, strength, and stamina under emergency conditions.
    Select and use appropriate equipment and apparatus for emergency situations.
    Understand and follow oral and written directions promptly and accurately.
    Communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
    Maintain effective working relationships with City staff and the general public.

    *Any equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities is qualifying.*

    **_Acceptable Driving Record_:**
    The city requires all employees to have an **acceptable driving record** per practice by risk management. An MVR will be run if a conditional offer is extended.
    **Unacceptable Driving Record:**
    1 or more major convictions in 39 months; or
    4 or more minor convictions in 39 months, or
    3 or more MVR at-fault vehicle accidents in 39 months, or Combination of minor convictions and MVR at-fault accidents totaling 4 or more in 39 months
    **Violation *ARS cite *Points *Category**
    DUI *28-1381 *8 *Major
    Extreme DUI *28-1382 *8 *Major
    Aggravated driving while under influence *28-138 *8 *Major
    Reckless driving *28-693 *8 *Major
    Racing on highways *28-708 *8 *Major
    Aggressive driving *28-695 *8 *Major
    Leaving accident scene *28-662-665 *6 *Major
    Failure to stop for signal/sign/yield causing death *28-672(A) *6 *Major
    Failure to stop for signal/sign causing serious injury *28-672(A) *4 *Major
    Speeding *28-701 *3 *Minor
    Driving over gore area *28-644(a)(2) *3 *Minor
    All other moving violations * none *2 *Minor
    Driving while not in compliance with driver's license restrictions *Various *None *Minor
    Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

    Work requires sustained physical activity, intense concentration, heavy lifting, and climbing.
    Work requires working in heavy traffic, in confined, cramped areas, at considerable heights, under stressful situations, with exposure to extreme heat, adverse weather conditions, hazardous materials, and contagious diseases.

    *Salary:* $45,144.84 - $66,699.10 Annually

    *Location:* AZ 85307, AZ

    *Job Type:* Full Time

    *Department:* Fire

    *Job Number:* 2021 -02141

    *Closing:* 4/18/2021 11:59 PM Arizona

    *Hours per Week:* 52

    *Agency:* City of Glendale (AZ)

    *Address:* 5850 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale, Arizona, 85301

    *Phone:* 623-930-2270

    *Website:* http://www.glendaleaz.com


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • P.T. Fire Fighter
    Yulista Holding, LLC    Gila Bend, AZ 85337
     Posted 11 days    

    PRIMARY FUNCTION

    To serve as a firefighter assigned to drive and operate firefighting vehicles of significant complexity engaged in airfield and structural firefighting and crash-rescue operations and assist in reducing and/or eliminating potential fire hazards.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

    + Performs crash-rescue and firefighting duties involving air traffic or support operations where hazardous conditions are such that the expectancy for fire is high and potential for becoming destructive is great.

    + Performs structural firefighting duties for a variety of facilities which may include research and/or large industrial complexes.

    + Performs prefire planning by physically going through structures to become familiar with the layout, fire hazards, and location of fixed fire protection systems.

    + As a crew member, participates in controlling and extinguishing fires by operating hoses, ladders, and hydrants.

    + Participates in regular training and exercises as required.

    + Performs rescue of personnel and a variety of first aid measures to alleviate further injury and prepare the victim(s) for transport to a medical facility.

    + Engages in hazardous materials containment and control as a first responder.

    + Maintains firefighting equipment and fire station facilities. Performs functional tests and inspections. Performs preventive maintenance on equipment and housekeeping duties associated with assigned facilities.

    + Complies with health, safety, and environmental rules and procedures and performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment.

    + Drives and operates firefighting vehicles, such as pumpers, Mobile Water Supply (MWS), and Airport Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles.

    + Operates pumps, foam generators, boom and groundsweep nozzles, and other similar equipment.

    + Determines proper pressures, the number of lines, and relays requirements to the booster pumper.

    + When operating a crash truck, maneuvers vehicle to keep the fire in optimum range while ensuring that backflash will not occur.

    + Performs crash/rescue and firefighting duties at airfields handling predominantly large or complex aircraft (e.g. fighters, bombers, cargo, and passenger).

    SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    This position will have no direct reports.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

    + Knowledge of basic and specialized firefighting equipment (fire alarm system operation, fire extinguishing equipment operation, etc.), techniques, and procedures; and of basic hazardous materials emergency response procedures, equipment, and identification.

    + Knowledge of basic building design, construction, and occupancy; and of the latest changes in aircraft cockpit design, ordnance placement, and cabin layouts to include the operation of hatch or canopy release mechanisms, ejection seat mechanisms, and/or oxygen supply systems.

    + Knowledge of emergency first aid techniques; and of safety requirements as outlined in applicable safety standards, regulations, and/or technical orders.

    + Skill in operating communications equipment.

    + Ability to maintain good working relations; and to communicate in writing to station captain and captain and upper management.

    + Ability to lift and carry heavy loads; and to apply emergency first aid techniques.

    + Knowledge to drive and operate firefighting vehicles of significant complexity; of the principles of hydraulics as they pertain to water flow, water pressure, water levels, line (friction) losses, etc; and of basic and specialized firefighting equipment (fire alarm system operation, fire extinguishing equipment operation, etc.), techniques, and procedures.

    + Knowledge of basic building design, construction, and occupancy; and of the latest changes in aircraft cockpit design, ordnance placement, and cabin layouts to include the operation of hatch or canopy release mechanisms, ejection seat mechanisms, and/or oxygen supply systems.

    + Knowledge to apply emergency first aid techniques; and of safety requirements as outlined in applicable safety standards, regulations, and/or technical orders.

    + Skill in operating communications equipment; and in detecting and recognizing fire hazards (potential and immediate).

    + Ability to lift and heavy loads.

    + Ability to drive and operate firefighting vehicles of significant complexity; and to apply emergency first aid techniques.

    + Employee must participate in a mandatory physical fitness program.

    + Employee is required to use all safety equipment and clothing provided by management.

    + The employee is subject to work a 40 hour week with a possibility for overtime. The employee is required to work a 24 hour shift, as required, based on the employer’s needs, which includes weekends and holidays.

    + This is a Testing Designated Position. The employee is subject to random drug testing.

    + This position requires the employee to work under adverse environmental conditions and falls under the respiratory protection program and hearing conservation program.

    + The work requires the employee to drive a motor vehicle. An appropriate, valid driver’s license is required.

    + Position requires the ability to discern colors, contrast, and depth.

    + May be required to participate on Hazardous Materials Teams (HAZMAT).

    + May be required to perform duties associated with the operation of aircraft arresting barrier equipment.

    Job Requirements:

    QUALIFICATIONS: Employee is required to be certified by the DoD Firefighter Certification System with minimum of 4 years’ experience as:

    + Airport Firefighter (includes Firefighter I, II).

    + HAZMAT Awareness, and HAZMAT Operations.

    + Apparatus Driver Operator- Aircraft Rescue Firefighting (ARFF).

    + Apparatus Driver Operator- Pumper

    + Apparatus Driver Operator Mobile Water Supply (MWS) preferred. Must be able to obtain within 6 months of hire.

    + Emergency Medical Responder preferred. Must be able to obtain within 6 months of hire.

    Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all of our job openings, visit us online at www.yulista.com, click on career opportunities.​

    **Requisition ID:** GB0012_COMPANY_1.2


    Employment Type

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    · Ability to work independently, multi-task and adhere to timelines and deadlines

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    · Strong communication skills with an ability to interact in a professional manner

    · Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

    · Comfortable working with multiple priorities and deadlines

    · Professional demeanor and appearance

    · Strong sense of work-ethic

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    ATTI Asphalt, Soil and/or Aggregate Base materials, ACI Concrete, ICC in reinforced concrete and/or masonry. Maintain certifications for ACI, ATTI, Nuclear Radiation Safety and Trench Safety. Conduct testing using the appropriate equipment and methods


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    · Health incentive program.

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    · Monitor vehicle usage for compliance with company policies and procedures.

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    · Ability to work independently, multi-task and adhere to timelines and deadlines

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    · Possess strong interpersonal relations with contractors, trade partners, governmental agencies, clients, management, and inter-office personnel

    · Ability to apply standards, rules, policies, and procedures to formulate sound and well-ability to work long hours with exposure to exterior climate conditions

    · Strong communication skills with an ability to interact in a professional manner

    · Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

    · Comfortable working with multiple priorities and deadlines

    · Professional demeanor and appearance

    · Strong sense of work-ethic

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    ATTI Asphalt, Soil and/or Aggregate Base materials, ACI Concrete, ICC in reinforced concrete and/or masonry. Maintain certifications for ACI, ATTI, Nuclear Radiation Safety and Trench Safety. Conduct testing using the appropriate equipment and methods


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