Fire Prevention Officer
We seek a dedicated professional to join our team in the capacity of Fire Prevention Officer to work within our composite department of approximately 35 firefighters.
As an employee of the City of Armstrong, this exempt position is full-time permanent and includes a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
This is a skilled position under the general direction of the Fire Chief.
Reporting to the Fire Chief, the Fire Prevention Officer is responsible for carrying out routine inspections of public buildings and premises to ensure compliance with the British Columbia Fire Code and Municipal Fire Prevention Bylaw. The Fire Prevention Officer conducts fire investigations to determine cause and origin and completes all reporting information.
This position is operational and will be expected to respond to emergency calls during shift and after hours and attend required weekly fire practice and training.
The position will be of interest to an individual with proven leadership abilities, well-developed organization skills and effective communication and public relations skills. We are seeking a candidate with a minimum of five (5) years of firefighting experience.
The anticipated start date for this position is September 1st, 2021. View the complete job description attached for more information.
Please submit, in confidence, your detailed resume and a cover letter outlining your interest in this opportunity by Friday, July 16th, 2021, at 4:30 p.m. to:
Ian Cummings, Fire Chief
City of Armstrong
Box 40 Armstrong, BC
Delivery in person: 3570 Bridge Street, Armstrong
Delivery via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have questions about the position, please contact Ian Cummings at (250) 546-6708.