Deputy Chief of Training, Fire & Rescue
The Town of Riverview invites applications for the position of Deputy Chief of Training for Fire & Rescue.
Known as New Brunswick’s largest town, Riverview is a progressive and thriving community located on the south bank of the Petitcodiac River. With its quality lifestyle, it is one of three communities which encompass the region called Greater Moncton. Riverview requires a dynamic individual with demonstrated high standards of personal and professional conduct to join the Fire & Rescue leadership team.
Reporting directly to the Fire Chief, the Deputy Chief of Training is responsible for the development, implementation, organization, and delivery of fire and rescue training for both career and volunteer fire fighters. The Deputy Chief of Training also ensures departmental policies, procedures and guidelines are up-to-date, enforced and communicated to all members of the composite fire and rescue team.
A natural leader, the ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal and leadership skills and demonstrate the ability to work effectively and respectfully with career staff, volunteers, and mutual aid partners in order to continue to ensure safety and quality of life in our community.
Successful completion of secondary school/GED plus extensive experience of a progressively responsible nature in firefighting.
Current certification in the NFPA 1001 Level 1 and Fire Officer Level 2.
Certified Medical First Responder.
Certified Fire Service Instructor.
Minimum of three (3) years in Fire Officer capacity, preferably within a composite department.
Demonstrated leadership skills, team building, conflict resolution, coaching, and mentoring abilities.
Experience working in unionized environments.
Demonstrated time management, organizational, problem solving and decision making abilities.
Excellent written and spoken English communication skills and strong presentation skills.
Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint).
Valid New Brunswick driver’s license, Class 5E.
Successful completion of a criminal record check.
This is a full-time salaried position. The Town of Riverview offers an attractive benefits package, a challenging and rewarding work environment, and excellent career development opportunities.
To be considered for this opportunity, candidates must submit a resume and a cover letter detailing their suitability to the position to:
Director of Human Resources
Town of Riverview
30 Honour House Court
Riverview, NB. E1B 3Y9
You may also e-mail your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for application: April 27, 2012.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. As an employer of choice, the Town is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information. Information will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.