Career Opportunities: Airport Emergency Officer (Specialist)

Application Dates
Applications open
12 Nov 2020
Applications closing
31 Dec 2021
Opportunity Overview
Type Graduate Jobs (Full-time)
Location
Singapore
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
Postgraduate diploma
Degree Accepted

Overview:

You will be a senior Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) in charge of specialist emergency vehicles and responsible for the effective implementation of airport emergency tactical plans. You will supervise a group of Junior Fire Officers in the areas of fire vehicle operation, life preservation and minimization of property loss during emergencies at the airport. You will be deployed at Changi but may also be rotated to Seletar airport, the airbases or the Singapore Aviation Academy. As this is a uniform service which operates round-the-clock, you will be required to perform shift duties. Outstanding officers would be considered for promotion to the Senior Officer Scheme.
 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • To operate sophisticated firefighting and rescue equipment. To lead a team of fire fighters in controlling infernos and initiating rescue, as well as to protect evacuation paths at the accident site
  • To plan, organize and implement fire safety awareness and emergency preparedness programmes
  • To upkeep operational readiness and effectiveness by passing the Airport Firefighter Fitness Test (AFFT) annually
 

Entry Requirements:

  • Diploma from a local Polytechnic with good CCA records and a strong inclination for rescue type of work.
  • Self-discipline, physically and medically fit with good eyesight; able to distinguish major colors.
  • Leadership qualities as well as good communication and writing skills.
  • Candidates with Class 3 driving license would be preferred.
 
You will be a senior Non-Commissioned Officer (NCO) in charge of specialist emergency vehicles and responsible for the effective implementation of airport emergency tactical plans. You will supervise a group of Junior Fire Officers in the areas of fire vehicle operation, life preservation and minimization of property loss during emergencies at the airport.