Fire Safety Officer | eThekwini Municipality Vacancies

Job Purpose
Responsible for the prevention of and the reduction in the incidence and severity of fires and other
threatening dangers.

Key Responsibility Areas
✓ Provides input into plans and co-ordinates in conjunction with the Fire Safety Manager, the
✓ activities of the Fire Safety Section and functionality especially with respect to service delivery.
✓ Directs and controls outcomes associated with utilization, productivity and performance of
✓ personnel within the Department.
✓ Planning and conducting inspections and investigations of industrial, commercial or other
✓ occupied premises and/or public facilities to determine compliance to NBRSA and Fire Bylaw.
✓ Consult and examine with the intent to optimize the design of buildings in respect of fire and
✓ life safety.
✓ Consult and examine with the intent to optimize the design of dangerous goods installations in
✓ respect of fire and life safety.
✓ Disseminates operational and functional information on the short term objectives and current
✓ applications and constraints.
✓ Executes actions to address administrative and reporting requirements associated with the key
performance and result indicators of the functionality.

Essential Requirements
✓ Higher Certificate in Fire Technology of the South African Emergency Services Institute.
✓ Valid motor vehicle drivers license (Code B).
✓ 3 years relevant experience
✓ Computer Literacy.

Preferred Requirements
✓ Diploma in Fire Technology of the South African Emergency Services Institute.
✓ 4 Years relevant experience.