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Operating Division : Transnet NPA
Position Title : Fire Fighter
Employee Group : Permanent
Department : SHERQ
Location : Richards Bay
Reporting To : Fire Officer
Grade Level : J2
Reference Number : 10157555
To respond to fire and emergency situations, conduct fire prevention duties, up-keeping and servicing of fire equipment.
- To perform fire protection duties on IMDG vessels, berths, rail sidings and any other duly approved site within port
- To inspect fire equipment in all TNPA buildings and floating crafts to ensure that equipment are in good working
condition and are readily accessible and available in case of fire incidents.
- To man the fire control room to ensure that protection duties by Fire Fighters are well coordinated and that incidents
are accurately and timeously recorded.
- Respond to incidents as emergency crews on a first strike capacity.