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Fire Service Officers (Watch Manager and Below)

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About this career

£32,830

Median salary

New workers start around £8,073.92. Normal pay is £32,830 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £43,343.66.
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Jobs

Subjects achieved a 100% pass rate, including Maths, Further Maths, Physics, English Literature and Spanish.

Daily Tasks

  • Supervises a watch.
  • Advises on fire safety measures in new buildings.
  • Attends and deals with bomb alerts and accidents involving spillage of hazardous substances.
  • Removes goods from fire damaged premises, clears excess water, makes safe any structural hazards and takes any other necessary steps to reduce damage to property.
  • Rescues people or animals trapped by fire and administers first aid.
  • Operates hose pipes, ladders, chemical, foam, gas or powder fire extinguishing appliances.
  • Travels to fire or other emergency by vehicle and locates water mains if necessary.
  • Arranges fire drills and tests alarm systems and equipment.
  • Inspects premises to identify potential fire hazards and to check that fire fighting equipment is available and in working order and that statutory fire safety regulations are met.

Skills

Job postings

Critical Thinking
68
Learning Strategies
68
Active Listening
66
Reading Comprehension
66
Active Learning
60
Writing
58
Monitoring
58
Speaking
55
Mathematics
49
Science
45