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Fire Science Technology Lab Specialist

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Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Job Title Fire Science Technology Lab Specialist-PT Flex
Posting Number S00646
Position Title Fire Science Technology Lab Specialist
Department Business and Social Sciences Division
Position Type Part-Time Flex
Job Summary

-Provide technical assistance in basic skills for Fire Basic Operations (FBO) classes.
-Assist students in mastery of basic firefighter skills, knowledge, and abilities.

Required Qualification

-Attained the rank of Battalion Chief or equivalent.
-A minimum of 5 years documented fire service experience.
-Firefighter III or Advance Firefighter Certification by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal.
-Fire Instructor I & II Certification by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal.
-Hold a minimum of a Class “C” Illinois driver’s license (or equivalent).
-Individuals selected for this position will complete (and maintain) the required compliance training as determined by the College of Lake County.
-Individuals selected are required to attend the College of Lake County Core training presentation.
-Must be student orientated and supportive of transferring firefighting skills.

Desired Qualifications

-Promotion to rank of fire department lieutenant or above, or assignment to the training division of a fire department.
-Preference will be given to ensure the three typical fire department platoon schedules are balanced.

Posting Date 08/17/2017
Closing Date 12/31/2017
Expected Start Date 08/21/2017
Special Instructions Summary
Pay Rate $24.00 per hour
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time Flex
Location Extension Sites
Total Hours per week Up to 10
Work Schedule

-Variable schedule dependent on the class schedule and anticipated availability.
-Intermittent, as needed.

EEO Statement

The College of Lake County is an equal opportunity employer and has a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, it seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including minorities, women and people with disabilities. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Posting Specific Questions - supplemental questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Have you attained the rank of Company Officer or equivalent?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a minimum of 5 years documented fire service experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have Firefighter III or Advance Firefighter Certification by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you hold a minimum of a Class “C” Illinois driver’s license (or equivalent)?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have Fire Instructor I & 2 certification from the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * If selected for this position, are you willing to complete (and maintain) the required compliance training as determined by the College of Lake County?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * If selected for this position, are you willing to attend the College of Lake County Core Training presentation?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Are you student orientated and supportive of transferring firefighting skills?
    • Yes
    • No
  9. * Have you been promoted to rank of fire department lieutenant or above, or assignment to the training division of a fire department?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. License/Certification
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document