Tuesday , November 12 2019

Fire Security Specialist

Website Chevron

Job Description:

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Fire Security Specialist located in Richmond , CA California / United States throughNovember 17, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

The Chevron Fire Department is a customer oriented industrial Fire Department. The department manning consists of 30 full time paid personnel and 75 Volunteer Firefighters consisting of process plant operators and maintenance personnel. One main fire station houses the inventory of fire apparatus including 2 Foam Engines, 1 Foam Ladder Tower, 1 Rescue, 1 Hazardous Materials Unit, 1 Type III Engine, 1 Type IV Engine, Breathing Support, Fire Boat, 3 Monitor trucks and 1 Roll-Off truck with a number of mission specific pods. The Chevron Fire Department is an “all risk agency” providing services in the areas of fire prevention and suppression, emergency medical services, technical rescue, hazardous materials incident response, facility security, on-water oil spill response, safety, and other environmental emergencies..

Job Responsibilities:

  • Receives work direction from the on-shift Captain and Battalion Chief and responds to any refinery emergency.
  • Understands and enforces Refinery Instructions for safe work practices.
  • Works as a refinery Fire Marshall and must understand and enforce Refinery Instructions concerning safe work practices for the facility with a primary focus on OSHA compliant Hot Work and Confined Space Entry Permit Process.
  • Focuses on safe operation of the facility. The Fire Security Specialist has a key role in the process for CA OSHA hot work and Confined Space Entry.
  • Operates portable multi-gas atmospheric detection equipment, specialized single gas detection equipment and underground object detection equipment.
  • Conducts safety and security audits, inspects in-plant fire equipment and is responsible for inspection and up-keep of all emergency response fire apparatus.
  • Actively patrols the refinery, observes and reports all suspicious activity. Interacts with police personnel when necessary. Provides guidance to contract security personnel. Conducts security audits. Writes a wide variety of incident reports.
  • Works as a refinery emergency dispatcher, operating refinery radio system, emergency telephone system, refinery and community siren system and other dispatch duties.
  • Works closely with crew members, operations, maintenance, technical, managerial, and contract personnel focusing on safety, fire prevention and security.
  • Patrols refinery reporting any suspicious activity and interacts with police agencies when needed
  • Provides guidance to contract security personnel.
  • Actively participates in emergency response including, but not limited to, fire, medical aid, haz-mat, rescue, oil spill (on water and on land), security incidents and mutual aid response.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid California Driver’s License is required at all times.
  • State of California Firefighter I certificate and/or NFPA 1001 Certification.
  • Able to complete the Chevron Fire Department 4 station physical agility course.
  • Able to obtain a California Class B Commercial Driver’s license or California Class C Driver’s license (Endorsement 50- Firefighter) within 6 months of employment.
  • State of California Emergency Medical Technician certification and/or National Registry Emergency Medical Technician.
  • Able to obtain a 40 hour Industrial Haz Mat Technician certification.
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in a municipal fire department.
  • Able to obtain a TWIC card within 6 months of employment.
  • Able to obtain Haz Mat Incident Commander certification within 1 year.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Able to obtain a 40 hour Industrial Haz Mat Technician certification.
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ experience in a municipal fire department.
  • Able to obtain a TWIC card within 6 months of employment.

Job Details:

Company: Chevron

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Management

Job Location: Richmond, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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