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Job Description:

Assistant Chief of Training ( KBO001666 )


This position description is subject to change at any time as needed to meet the requirements of the program or company


1 Directs a professional team encompassing a range of functions within the discipline

2 Evaluates staff, comparing objectives and achievements in the assessment

3 Coaches employees in their professional career development and process improvements

4 Manages FES Training program and is responsible for the development of the departments annual training program per DOD instructions

5 Works with training officers and other department leaders to develop training programs to support fire department statement of work requirements, in accordance with NFPA, Army, and other applicable regulations

6 Performs detailed needs analysis using response data developing specific training programs to support department operations

7 Ensures competency of personnel by evaluating effectiveness of training programs and administrating DOD fire fighters certification program

8 Develops job performance requirements, lesson plans, training schedules, instructional methods, and instructional media and curriculum, and evaluation instruments

9 Performs fire ground/emergency management functions, Safety Officer or other positions as required

10 Develops, manages, and oversees the Fire Department safety program in accordance with NFPA 1500

11 Coordinates training program efforts with shift personnel, Army agencies and local emergency response agencies Develops contacts and leads for training resources

12 Provides instruction to firefighters, Army personnel or civilians as required

13 Attends, participates, and plays a leadership role in community events in order to enhance the image of the Fire Department

14 Maintains a close working relationship with other fire service and rescue agencies to develop mutual aid training to assure effective multiple agency responses to emergencies

15 Performs other duties as assigned


1 Excellent communication skills in English, both oral and written

2 Computer skills including MS-Word, Power Point, Excel and Outlook

3 Must be able to pass the required medical and physical exams, as applicable

4 Must be able to use evaluative methods, to analyze data, and to communicate with other departments


Work is generally conducted in an office environment However, duties may occasionally involve working outside with a potential exposure to extreme temperatures Employee use of personal protective equipment (PPE) is required for some situations PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, torso, respiratory, vision, and hearing protective devices Must comply with all Fire and Safety Regulations and post policies


Work may require heavy lifting up, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents



1 High School graduate

2 Associate degree in Fire Science or related fields is preferred

3 Fire Officer III, Fire Instructor III, Fire Inspector II, Hazardous Materials Incident Command, Airport Firefighter


1 Approximately five (5) years combined experience in a local authority, civil aviation or military fire service required

2 Two years at the supervisory level


1 Knowledge of current national and international trends and developments related to fire service organization, management, and administrative principles required

2 Knowledge of public and private organizations that support the Fire and Emergency Services and the functions of each

3 Advanced knowledge of Fire Department training and education programs required Training Information Assurance, CPR AED and First Aid, Fall Protection, Confined Spaces, and Respiratory Standard Training

Clearance/License A valid US Secret Security clearance is required A valid drivers license, and the ability to obtain a US Government Motor Vehicle Operators License and Kuwait Drivers License, is required

Primary Location Kuwait

Job Protective/Emergency Mgmt Service

Clearance Level required at Start Date Secret

Travel Yes, 5 PERCENT of the Time

Work Status Full-time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Software
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Safety/ Health
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 18th Feb 2020

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