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Under the direction of the Fire Chief, the Brooks County Fire Department is looking for experienced Firefighters to join our growing team of professionals that suppresses fires as well as attending to accidents and emergencies. In a department positioning itself for rebuild and growth with an aggressive 2-3-year plan for potential advancement.
This is a highly responsible, specialized position of an administrative and supervisory nature requiring a combined skill to oversee both the Brooks County Public Safety 911 Communications Center and Emergency Management. The 911 Communications Director is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations, special events, and unexpected emergency events for 911 operations. Specific duties include managing the staffing for the 24/7 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP); developing and creating strategies for efficiency; overseeing equipment upgrades and maintenance contracts involving various emergency communication equipment; assisting in recommendations for the yearly communications budget; reviewing monthly p-card expenditures; interviewing, hiring, and training staff involving staff development.
Maintain highways, municipal and rural roads, and rights-of-way. Duties include patching broken or eroded pavement and repairing guard rails, highway markers. May also mow or clear brush from along road, or remove debris and trash from roadway.
Drives or controls construction equipment, including bulldozers, forklifts, backhoes, dump trucks, cargo trucks, and hydraulic truck cranes. Operation of equipment will assist in the construction of primarily driveways, bridges, and roads.