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Job ID: CLH/13/005
Position Title: Leading Fireman
Business Division: Industrial Cities

Primary Purpose of the Job:

  • Perform duties as a crew commander and integral part of a team responding to fires, rescues and other emergency situations to prevent escalation as quickly as possible. Participate in drills and exercises within the community developing competencies as individual and as a team to the benefit of the community and within a safe working environment.
  • Assist the Sub Officer to direct and guide the shift in the performance of routine and non-routine duties, including emergency operations, exercises, drills, emergency vehicle operation and preparedness activities.


  • Completed secondary school education.
  • Successfully completed Basic Fire Fighter 1 & 2 (NFPA 1001) & Breathing Apparatus Wearer Course.
  • Successfully completed NFPA 1041 Fire Instructor 1 & NFPA Fire Officer 1.
  • Qualified First Aider to first responder (CPR with AED) level.

Experience & Skills:

  • Minimum eight years as a Fire-Fighter in a commercial or industrial Fire-Fighter environment, civil defence force, or military fire service or three years as fire fighter in QP.
  • Possess a valid driving License – preferably Heavy Vehicle.
  • Technical skills – must be able to use broad range of modern equipment for fire fighting and rescue.
  • The ability to rapidly absorb information on arrival at an incident in conditions which may be dangerous and confusing and accordingly dictate instructions to the crew.
  • Understanding for the victims of fire and accident and able to cope with distressing circumstances.
  • Intermediate English Language (QP L4) both spoken and written.

Please note that only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.