Projected job openings through 2024
Conduct inspections and acceptance testing of newly installed fire protection systems.
Inspect buildings to locate hazardous conditions and fire code violations, such as accumulations of combustible material, electrical wiring problems, and inadequate or non-functional fire exits.
Conduct fire code compliance follow-ups to ensure that corrective actions have been taken in cases where violations were found.
Inspect properties that store, handle, and use hazardous materials to ensure compliance with laws, codes, and regulations, and issue hazardous materials permits to facilities found in compliance.
Write detailed reports of fire inspections performed, fire code violations observed, and corrective recommendations offered.
Identify corrective actions necessary to bring properties into compliance with applicable fire codes, laws, regulations, and standards, and explain these measures to property owners or their representatives.
Develop or review fire exit plans.
Inspect and test fire protection or fire detection systems to verify that such systems are installed in accordance with appropriate laws, codes, ordinances, regulations, and standards.
Search for clues as to the cause of a fire, once the fire is completely extinguished.
Investigate causes of fires, collecting and preparing evidence and presenting it in court when necessary.
Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.
Public Safety and Security
Customer and Personal Service
Law and Government
Building and Construction
Judgment and Decision Making
Quality Control Analysis
Flexibility of Closure
Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security