Fire Safety Inspector

  • Town of Collierville
  • 500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee
  • Jul 09, 2020
Full Time Fire and EMS Public Safety
  • Salary: $37,636 USD Annually
  • Negotiable/DOQ: Yes
  • Phone: 9014572296
  • Apply By: Oct 07, 2020

Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  This position is to perform inspections and re-inspections of buildings in the course of construction, alteration, and/or repair to determine whether plans, workmanship and materials conform to the existing fire and life safety codes and Town ordinances.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS: Requires an Associate’s Degree with course concentration in Fire Science technology or a closely related field; supplemented by four (4) years full-time experience in fire service work and/or fire prevention and inspections; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

 SPECIAL REQUISITES:  Must achieve a Fire Inspector Certification issued by the State of Tennessee, Department of Commerce and Insurance, Division of Fire Prevention within one (1) year of employment.  Applicants must not have been convicted of a felony or any misdemeanor that involved force, liquor, or drug laws.  Applicants who have military service must possess an “Honorable” discharge.  Applicants must satisfactorily complete a one (1) year probationary period.  Must establish and maintain their actual bona fide residence east of the Mississippi River within a distance no greater than thirty (30) miles from the Town’s corporate limits.  Must not be on any departmental probations. Must be 21 years of age at time of hire.

 LICENSES:  Valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License at the time of hire.

Special Instructions

Special application required. You must either see Human Resources Personnel for the application packet or download the application from the website. Incomplete applications will not be processed!

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Additional Information

NOTES:   The work of this job requires sufficient physical strength that requires regular and sustained performance of moderately physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of climbing and balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling, and that generally involves lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling of heavy objects and materials (exceeding 50 pounds).

 Selection process may include: examinations, interviews, assessment centers, practical skills, etc. Drug testing may be required.

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Job Address

500 Poplar View Parkway, Collierville, Tennessee 38017 United States View Map