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    About the Position: This Firefighter (Basic Life Support/Hazardous Material Technician) GS-0081-06 target 07 position with the Directorate of Emergency Services, Fire Prevention and Protection Division, is located at Fort A.P.Hill, Virginia. Fort A.P. Hill. Fort A.P. Hill falls under the Richmond general schedule pay scale, with a locality pay of 18.79%. Fort A.P. Hill does not fall under the Washington, DC metropolitan area pay scale.


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    Responsibilities

    Serves as a member of the Fire and Emergency Services Division, performing a variety of firefighting, EMT and Hazardous Material Technician duties. Operates major motorized firefighting equipment; equipment such as two way radios, pumps, valves, ladders, SCBA, etc; Performs fire protection inspections, prepares reports of unsafe conditions and reports them to the Fire Prevention Division. Serves as hoseman, ladderman, hydrantman, rescue man, and/or as member of a standby crew. Follows protocol in providing emergency medical care as an Emergency Medical Technician. Ensures proper functioning of vehicles via routine check and makes minor repairs. Serves as a member of the base primary hazardous material spill and weapons of mass destruction response team, demonstrating the basic hazard and risk assessment techniques. Performs alarm room watch on a rotating basis.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Business travel 5%

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

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