Trainee Fire Fighter | Sasol

Control room attendant: Fire fighter in training Control room up to Leading firefighter Control room
Closing date : 2 September 2022
Operating entity : Regional Operations & Asset Services – Sasolburg, Ekandustria and Germiston
Geographical area : Sasolburg, Free State
Role Category : Process Implementation

Purpose of Job:
Support and maintain operational communications and support applicable legal requirements and processes of Emergency Management and Sasol’s strategic objectives.
• Handling of Fire, Explosions, Ambulance, releases and environmental emergency communications, for on- and off site.
• Ensure that all communication tools are functional. Continuous Alarm, telephone and radio testing.
• Ensure that emergency crews are always readily available for communication
• To ensure the control room and all equipment in the control room are kept and maintained in a state of cleanliness.

Required outputs: Functional
• Call taking and dispatching the necessary resources immediately.
• Call out of standby personnel for emergency incidents when needed.
• Support Emergency Management Operations strategy and operating model
• Completion of the occurrence book for emergency calls, Emergency Exercises, and for normal department activities.
• Ensure good record keeping and safe keeping of records.
• Ensure site compliance to relevant legislative standards, practices and certification
• Completing handover and vehicle travel movement sheet for Emergency Management vehicles

Job Requirements
In line with Sasol’s commitment to Employment Equity, preference will be given to suitable candidates with disabilities

Qualifications required:
• Grade 12 (must)
• Basic life support qualification/BAA Registered with H.P.C.S.A or First aid level 3 (advantage)
• IFSAC Firefighter 1 & 2 (advantage)
• HAZMAT Awareness & Operations (advantage)
• Report writing (advantage)
• Excellent communication skills
• Building partnerships and networking
• Conflict Management
• Applying relevant legislation, Company codes, standards and procedures
• Mentally fit
• Be able to work shifts and do standby/ shift cover as required

Personal Attributes
• Listening skills
• Sense of urgency and able to work under pressure
• Assertiveness / Decisiveness Cooperativeness
• Self-discipline & Strong interpersonal skills
• Team Player
• Professionalism
• Strong customer centric orientation
• Time management skills

(Rank placement as per Sasol Career Guide)
Note: Failure to provide Sasol with truthful information and valid documents will render your application null and void.