Firefighter/EMT

  • General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
  • Bath, ME, USA
  • Jul 12, 2019
Full time Human Resources

Job Description

Job Description

Routine patrols aboard ships and units under construction, checking for fire and flooding hazards. Firefighters also control access to "Closed Areas" aboard ship. An initial background check is required for hire and a “secret” clearance is one component required to complete the probationary period successfully (no exceptions). The clearance process will be initiated with the BIW Security and the Industrial Security (FSO) will initiate the appropriate “secret” clearance processes. Firefighters will be assigned to one of two shifts based on seniority, shift manning, skill and ability. Planned or unplanned overtime may be required.

Duties also include shipboard and structure fire response & suppression, facility and equipment inspections and emergency medical services response.

Required/Preferred Education/Training

High School diploma/GED required

Required/Preferred Experience

Previous firefighting/fire service experience required

Maine State (or another state) Firefighter1 & 2 certificate, Current (active) Maine State EMT license required