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Firefighter - Alberta

Requisition Number:  34730

Fort McMurray, AB, CA

Company Description

With 15,000 employees in 92 countries, decades of experience, and 2500 global experts in Medical, Fire, and Rescue, we aren’t just setting the bar, we ARE the bar. No one trains, prepares, leads, and innovates like International SOS, that’s why we are on more sites in Canada, and around the world, then any other competitor. If you want a career in Health and Emergency Services, and want to be part of the world’s clear leader, International SOS is for you. Start training for a lifetime of success today. Join the International SOS team!

Job Description

· Complete daily tasks and assignments under the direction of fire officers of the assigned fire and rescue team.

· Ensure that inquiries and complaints regarding fire department activities or responsibilities are handled promptly, efficiently, effectively and with courtesy.

· Maintain a respectful work environment by demonstrating positive workplace behavior.

· Attend required meetings including daily start-of-shift meetings.

· Participate in fire and rescue training.

· Perform inspections and maintenance of fire, rescue, and EMS apparatus, equipment, and other client assets.

· Keep up to date with site-specific fire and rescue guidelines and procedures, medical protocols, rescue plans, and pre-incident plans.

· Document and report any incidents involving equipment or personnel.

· Participate in drills, inspections, and all other site safety-related duties as assigned

· Participate in emergency response services as required


We'd like to review your application if you have...

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

•             1 year of firefighting experience
•             NFPA 1001 Level 2
•             NFPA 1072 or 472 Hazardous Materials Response - Operations Level (minimum) 
•             NFPA 1002 Driver Operator
•             NFPA 1006 High Angle Rescue – Operations Level (minimum) or NFPA 1006 Confined Space Rescue – Operations Level (minimum)
•             ICS 100, 200
•             Alberta Class 4 Drivers License (or equivalent to Alberta Class 4)

Preference for:
•    Experience in an industrial setting 
•    Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
•    Collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
•    Hold others accountable, and expect others to do the same

Additional Information

Where you’ll be working, your work schedule, and other important information:

•    You will work out of our camp-based client sites. Accommodations & meals provided
•    2 weeks on/2 weeks off rotational schedule
•    Flights are covered or a travel allowance is provided
•    Shifts are 12 hours (must be available for all potential shifts, including nights)
•    On-call and extended hours may be required after hours when operational and business requirements indicate

International SOS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against employees or job applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.