Vacancies

  • Position: Fire Protection Inspector - Enforcement

    Contract Type: Full Time/Job Share

    Job Function: Other roles

    Closing Date: 19/4/2015

    Description: There are 2 vacancies:
    1 Full Time 12 Month Fixed Term Contract,
    1 Part Time Permanent 16 hours Per Week.

    The post holder will be responsible for assisting the Authority in the discharge of its fire protection duties and responsibilities in the West Yorkshire region. The principle duties of the post involve carrying out fire protection audits, reports, and investigations; issuing legal notices and promoting and advising on fire protection and arson reduction amongst the public, businesses and community groups.

    Applicants must have extensive experience in the application of fire protection legislation to solve fire protection problems and possess excellent communication skills at all levels. The successful candidate will have either:
    • A recognised qualification in science/engineering discipline at a minimum of HNC/HND level, or
    • Successfully completed modules A and B of the Specialist Fire Safety Course, or
    • Successfully achieved either NVQ Level 3 in Legislative Fire Safety or NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety or equivalent.

    You will have the ability to work flexibly with minimum supervision to meet priorities and be an innovative thinker in relation to fire protection based issues. The possession of a driving licence is essential.

    We offer an excellent package, including excellent training and development, flexible working, local government pension scheme, free parking, Sports and Social Club with free use of gym. Job share applicants welcome.

    All correspondence will usually be sent to your email account registered with the online recruitment system rather than by letter. Please check your email account regularly.

    If after reading all of this information, you are interested in applying, please read the documents listed below for more details and click on 'Apply' for the application form.

    Please note we do not accept CVs, you must apply for the vacancy through our online application system.

  • Position: Driver/Pump Operatives (Emergency Fire Crew)

    Contract Type: Part time

    Job Function: Firefighter

    Closing Date: 3/4/2015

    Description: