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Firefighter

Company: Caliburn International
Location: Reston
Posted on: May 31, 2021

Job Description:

Our vision aims to empower our clients by actively leveraging our broad range of services. With our global presence, we have career opportunities all across the world which can lead to a unique, exciting and fulfilling career path. Pick your path today! To see what career opportunities we have available, explore below to find your next career!

Location

Balad, Iraq

Primary Function

Safely respond to emergencies as a member of a team protecting all Balad Air Base, helping to minimize loss of life, property, and environmental damage. Actively support and uphold the Company's stated vision, mission, and values.

Responsibilities

  • Perform Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting in support of the IQAF and USG assigned aircraft, and all other aircraft transiting Balad Air Base. Follow the established pre-fire plans.
  • When assigned, drive and operate all fire department assigned apparatus. Perform daily, weekly, and after use apparatus inspection. Operate fire pumps and determine pump pressure for hose lines and sprinkler/standpipe systems.
  • Respond to Hazardous Materials Incidents using a variety of special protective gear and equipment in situations where poisonous gases, radioactive materials, and hazardous biological products may be involved.
  • When tasked, perform as Dispatcher in the Emergency Communication Center. Answer emergent and non-emergent calls for assistance and information. Dispatch and coordinate the responses of required agencies.
  • Complete all assigned annual training while on site and make-up training missed while off site
  • Adapt to change and remain open to different and new ways of doing business. Exhibit flexibility and open mindedness
  • Foster an atmosphere of teamwork and camaraderie while maintaining a professional working relationship with subordinates.
  • Participate in the department physical fitness program.
  • Perform additional duties to maintain NFPA 1500 compliance.
  • Other taskings as assigned by management.
  • Prepare and submit reports to the Assistant Fire Chief in a timely manner.
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Job Requirements

  • Must be DOD/IFSAC/Proboard certified Firefighter I/II, Airport Fire fighter, Hazmat Operations, Telecommunicator I/II. Additionally, applicant must possess Driver/Operator Pumper, Driver/Operator ARFF, & Driver/Operator Mobile Water Supply
  • Five years of relevant experience
  • Valid passport

Preferred Qualifications

  • DOD/IFSAC/Proboard certified Fire Officer I, Fire Inspector I, Fire instructor I
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Who We Are

About Caliburn International, LLC: We are a leading provider of professional services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies and commercial clients. We provide consulting, engineering, medical, and environmental services as well as large scale program management in support of our core markets of national defense, international diplomacy, and homeland security client readiness. Caliburn employs over 8,000 dedicated professionals deployed across five continents. The company's website is www.caliburnintl.com.

This job description is to be used as a guide for accomplishing company and department objectives and is not intended and should not be construed to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with a job. Management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties from particular jobs and to assign other duties as necessary.

Caliburn is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and other statuses protected by law.

Caliburn International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Caliburn International, Reston , Firefighter, Other , Reston, Virginia

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