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District Business Fire Safety Officer

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/06/2018 09:00
£28,221 - £30,756
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Fire and Rescue (Other roles)
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Employment Location:
Belmont, Durham

Job details 

Closing date:
25 Jun

Please note

This job is closed for applications.

Further information

The Service is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, forward thinking individual to carry out the role of a District Business Fire Safety Officer as part of the Community Risk Management Section.

Your responsibilities will cover a broad spectrum of Business Fire Safety matters which will include the following areas:

Key Responsibilities of the District Business Fire Safety Officer:

• To carry out Fire Safety Audits in line with The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
• To prepare, issue and amend Alterations, Enforcement and Prohibition Notices, together with other appropriate enforcement action.
• To carry out fire safety legislative and goodwill Audits on all non-domestic premises as directed and produce reports or letters appertaining to such Audits, in line with statutory requirements including consultation on building design submissions.
• To examine submitted plans and prepare reports appertaining to the fire safety aspects of such proposals, in line with statutory consultations.
• To carry out such other duties as directed by the Chief Fire Officer commensurate with the role.

Expected knowledge, skills and abilities of the District Business Fire Safety Officer:

• Knowledge of relevant Fire Safety and associated Legislation
• Experience of maintaining records and handling sensitive and confidential information
• Ability to communicate complex information to various agencies in person and or in writing
• Ability to interpret plans and section drawings to a variety of scales

For further information please contact Station Manager Chris Hockaday on 0191 375 5611

Application packs are available to download via Northeast Jobs portal www.northeastjobs.org.uk and should be e-mailed to humanresources@ddfire.gov.uk

Closing date for applications: 09:00 Monday 25 June 2018
Sift: 26/27 June 2018
Interview dates: week commencing 2 July

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