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PAE seeks a Firefighter for a position supporting the Air Force on a program in Kuwait. The Firefighter will perform duties outlined below and any other duties as assigned by Program leadership IAW international, US, Air Force, NFPA, PWS criteria and any other industry standards / criteria.
BASIC FUNCTION SUMMARY
Respond to emergencies to protect life and property IAW international, US, Air Force, NFPA, and PWS requirements. May perform other duties as assigned by Program and / or Site leadership.
Perform firefighting work, including preventing, combating and extinguishing fires to protect lives, property and the environment.
Operate fire equipment and tools appropriately.
Provide emergency medical care within scope of practice.
Quickly and effectively analyze hazardous situations and take appropriate course of action.
Participate in training, classes and drills as required.
Perform general maintenance work of fire equipment and facilities.
Responsible for all documentation and reporting as required and directed by Program and Site leadership.
A minimum of three years (3) previous experience. Preferably at a US Military Installation (Air Force preferred) with similar mission / project in scope and nature.
Excellent organizational and time management skills.
Valid US or local driver's license and US passport.
Active Secret Clearance.
Must be able to fluently read, write, speak, and understand English.
Ability to successfully pass contract medical requirements and maintain requirements for duration of deployment.
Country visa (as required in line with the U.S. Department of State Foreign Clearance Guide).
Preferred previous work experience in an austere OCONUS environment with a multi-national workforce.
Firefighter I and II
HAZMAT Material Awareness and Operations
CPR certification from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross
Telecommunicator I and II
Associate degree or equivalent experience.
WORKING AND LIVING CONDITIONS
This position may be located in an environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may regularly be exposed to extreme and austere environment.
Employees must be willing and able to perform regular job requirements in this austere, extreme environment. Employees must be willing and able to perform physical activities including, but not limited to, heavy lifting and moving of items, parts, assemblies, and equipment up to the safety regulation maximum;
climbing in and out of equipment; crawling; and working outdoors. This includes being able to lift and carry 40 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time.
This position is contingent upon contract award.
PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.
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