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Fire Fighter / Driver

Job purpose
To assist in the supervision ofprofessional firefighting and emergency responsewatches, insupport ofField Development.

Job Description:

Position title Fire Fighter / Driver

Position status LN

Position reports to Fire Team Coordinator

Department HSE

Rotation pattern 7/7

Job purpose

To assist in the supervision of professional firefighting and emergency response watches, in

support of Field Development

Duties and responsibilities

● Attends meetings and administrative duties, in the absence of Watch Supervisor.

● Ensure positive Fire Watch Handovers.

● Update Watch on daily activities & duties.

● Assist with Watch tasking & duties are being conducted efficiently.

● Assist, to ensure Fire Team Watch personnel & resources/materials are available for

approved & scheduled High Risk Activities and emergency incidents.

● Assist with all Fire & ERT Watch administration.

● Be reachable at all times (phone/radio) in preparation for emergency response, during

their work rotation.

● Ensure MFD Fire Vehicles & equipment inspections are conducted and findings recorded.

● Attends HSE meetings where required, in the absence of Watch Supervisor.

● Assist with the running of daily emergency drills.

● Assist MLC with fire and emergency response training courses, if required.

● Carry out additional tasks expected from a modern Fire & Emergency Response Team

Assistant Watch Supervisor. Including, but not limited to; Oil Spill, Environmental

Incidents and other critical infrastructure support.

● Assist with personnel development of the Fire & ER Watch.

● Deputise as the focal point at any emergency incidents, and able to brief management on

incident status.

Qualification & Training requirements

● University Degree or College graduate or equivalent in a technical discipline

● Basic or advanced international firefighting accreditation (JOIFF etc)

● Incident/On Scene Commander

● SCBA User

● Oil spill response

● First Aid

● DDT (if required to drive on duty)

● MFD Induction training (ERW)

● Emergency response for work site situations (WAH, CSE, H2S etc)

● Medically fit


● A minimum of 3 years of relevant job experience within the Oil & Gas industry.

● Good understanding of and demonstrable hands-on experience in all functional aspects

of firefighting, emergency response (including oil spill).

Language proficiency, computer and software skills

● MS Office:

– Excel – Fundamental Awareness

– Word – Fundamental Awareness

– Outlook – Fundamental Awareness

● English Language – Novice (verbal & written)


● Proven supervisory skills

● Communication skills

● Basic presentation skills

● Focus on continuous self-learning and improvement

● Ability to work cohesively and communicate successfully in multi-cultural teams whilst

being aware of and sensitive to cultural differences

● Demonstrable ability to prepare meaningful reports, in basic English, utilizing

information and data received from third parties.

● Be able to react to continually changing incidents and environments.