At the Allegheny County Airport Authority, we all have a role in the ambitious transformation of becoming a smarter airport that will enhance the passenger experience and deliver on our mission of being a global aviation leader. Here is how the Fire Chief will help: •Direct fire department response to all emergency incidents including aircraft alerts/incidents at PIT and AGC •14 CFR Part 139 including exercises and events •NFPA code and ARFF regulations •Standard operational procedures •MSDS sheets and SARA TITLE III activities; •Facility and equipment inspections •Airport jurisdictional building/facilities •Correspondence for internal and external distribution pertaining to decisions, problems, requests; •Daily/weekly staff activities, training classes •Meet with the public, federal, state and local regulatory agencies •Department operating budget •Performance management, coaching, training, motivation/discipline •Other related tasks as assigned or required.
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Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in fire services, public safety, aviation management or a related field.
Five-Seven years related fire management experience.
Certifications by Pennsylvania State or Nationally Recognized Equivalent: Firefighter 2, Airport Firefighter, EMT, Haz-Mat Incident Commander, Fire Officer 1, 2, & 3, Fire Instructor 1 & 2, Fire Inspector 1 & 2.
NIMS Certification and Training; AAAE CMF preferred.
Possess, or obtain prior to employment, a valid driver’s license. Note: license must be maintained throughout employment.
About Allegheny County Airport Authority
The Allegheny County Airport Authority is a quasi-governmental agency which operates and maintains the Pittsburgh International Airport and the Allegheny County Airport. We are en route to reaching our final destination to become a global aviation leader, inspiring regional growth and prosperity through the success of our people.
The Airport Authority is on course with our mission to attract, support and invest in our employees, customers, airlines and partners. We practice the values of SOARING through safety, our customers, accountability, respect, integrity, new ideas (innovation) and growth.
Our unwavering commitment to our region and airports focuses on providing a diverse, collaborative work environment with equal opportunity for personal and professional growth. We encourage creativity and innovation for continuously improving the effectiveness of the Allegheny County Airport Authority.