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Agency: Wacker
Charleston , Bradley County, TN [View Map]
Position: Assistant Fire Chief and Training Coordinator - 50782032
Final Filing Date: Continuous
Salary: DOQ
Requirements: Our world needs ideas! As one of the world's most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 13,500 employees from 70 nations.

WACKER POLYSILICON is the global leader in the production of hyperpure polycrystalline silicon for the photovoltaics, solar and semiconductor industries. At our Charleston, TN site, we are currently looking for an Assistant Fire Chief and Training Coordinator.

The Assistant Fire Chief and Training Coordinator will assist the Fire Chief in the performance of administrative, managerial, technical and operational functions associated with the operation of the Fire & Rescue Department. Duties and responsibilities include planning, coordinating and directing various aspects of department operations; responding to and assisting at major emergencies; assisting in the development of the departmental budget and in controlling expenditures; and supervising assigned employees. Reports to the Fire Chief and assumes full command of the department in the Chief's absence.

Your Tasks
Provide and/or coordinate training and education throughout the Fire Department on emergency management topics to ensure readiness and compliance to meet negotiated agreements with TN State and Wacker insurance carrier(s)
For assigned training topics, coordinate with site Training Manager, affected managers and team members to implement appropriate training site-wide
Manage EHSS department specific training program per LSO stipulations
Administers the daily operations and activities of the Fire Department per insurance carrier(s) and Wacker standards
In collaboration with the Fire Chief and shift Captains, supervises line personnel by giving work direction, assist in on-going coaching and disciplinary actions, resolving routine conflicts, preparing shift schedules and setting deadlines to ensure completion of operational functions
Maintain Fire Department housekeeping and 5S standards
Complete annual performance evaluations and mid-year reviews of Captains, in addition to regular performance feedback
Ensure that the fleet of emergency response vehicles and associated equipment is adequately maintained

Your Profile
Associate's Degree required
Additional professional certification and/or a graduate degree preferred
10+ years in the field of fire service, chemical industries and/or high-risk/high-impact operations
5+ years paid experience in a management role
Able to develop and administer operational, staff, maintenance and training plans to support duties
Able to think and execute strategically
Familiarity with industrial fire detection, alarms and suppression systems
Able to speak publically
High level of interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team
High level of attention to detail
High demonstrated organizational and priority setting proficiency
High demonstrated communication proficiency and project management skills
Proficient in typical office software
Proven leadership/management skills
Knowledge of State, Local, and Federal safety regulations
Required, or able and willing to obtain, TN State Advanced Emergency Medical Technician License
Required, or able and willing to obtain, State Firefighter II
Preferred TN State Fire Officer I
Preferred, or able and willing to obtain, Hazmat Operations (OSHA 1910.120)
Preferred TN State Fire Department Instructor I
Be part of a family. Across all nations.
We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com/careers

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