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Title Training Officer
Job Number FR-172-12
Employee Group IAFF 1552
Department Fire
Employment Status Full-Time Permanent
Position Overview Reporting to the Supervisor of Training, the Training Officer implements training programs for the Burlington Fire Department's career staff and volunteers.
The Training Officer is responsible for:
  • Developing training programs compliant with all industry standards
  • Organizing and coordinating the delivery of training
  • Managing the training environment
  • Implementing and delivering training programs
  • Evaluating training programs
  • Assessing performance of learners
  • Incorporating technology into the training environment
  • Researching and evaluating Fire Department policies, operating guidelines, techniques and equipment
  • Organizing and/or conducting career development activities for fire department personnel
  • Performing administrative duties
  • Performing public relations
  • Demonstrating commitment to personal and professional development.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Post Secondary Education
  • Technical Experience in rope rescue, ice/water rescue, and/or hazardous materials
  • Training Officer Diploma, Trainer facilitator or Master Trainer Facilitator certification from the Ontario Fire College
  • Red Cross Emergency Medical Responder Instructor
  • Technical experience in teaching: rope rescue; ice-water rescue; and/or hazardous materials rescue (may include work as a shift instructor or such equivalent)

    Selected candidates will be required to write an examination on August 14th.
Posting Closing Date 8/6/2013
Open to All Candidates
Salary Grade 1552
Salary Range $96,295
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