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  • Posted: Nov 7, 2019
    Deadline: Nov 22, 2019
  • The Dangote Group is one of the most diversified business conglomerates in Africa with a hard-earned reputation for excellent business practices and products' quality with its operational headquarters in the bustling metropolis of Lagos, Nigeria in West Africa. The Group's activities encompass: Cement - Manufacturing / Importing Sugar - Manufacturing ...
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    Firemen and Fire Engine Driver

    Business: Refinery
    Function/Domain: Health and Safety
    Slot: 2 Openings

    Position Description

    • Firefighting and Rescue Operations in Hydrocarbon Industry and sustain continuously improve his best performance in fire prevention and fire protection.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Carry-out routine fire patrol in the Refinery site.
    • Ensuring that all emergency and firefighting equipment are in a ready and fit-to-use state at all times.
    • Turn out to every fire scene within the terminal and outside the terminal as shall be directed.
    • Initiate the firefighting/ fire suppression through the deployment of equipment not limited to the fire engine alone. Carry-out daily routine maintenance checks on the fire appliance, water tanker and other ancillary equipment.
    • Responsible for replenishing water and foam compound in the fire appliance after every turn out. Responsible for driving the fire engine/water tanker, to and fro every fire scene and for other operations as shall be directed.
    • Participate in salvage and rescue operations to limit loss/injury to equipment and personal during any incident.
    • Perform stand-by duties to monitor discharge/loading operations of flammables and volatile chemicals. Conduct fire evacuation drills bi-annually and ensure good awareness of the terminal’s emergency procedures.
    • Carry-out other duties as assigned. Competence Requirements Excellent written, oral communication and presentation skills
    • To turnout and fight all types of emergencies like fire, gas leak, spillage, rescue and structural collapse etc.
    • To maintain firefighting equipment and installations to its best performance as designed.
    • To prevent fire during all identified critical hot jobs
    • Excellent interpersonal skills

    Desired Qualification/Preferred Competencies

    • Holder of Nigerian Certificate of Education / HND.
    • Six Month Fire Training certificate from recognized Fire Training Institute of Nigeria
    • Candidate must have current Driver’s License for Fire Engine category.
    • Satisfactorily demonstration use of firefighting skills with Firefighting Appliances / Fire Tenders.
    • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a large manufacturing industry which has fire protection system including external fire-hydrant system, sprinkler system, foam spray system and firefighting trucks

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Dangote on to apply
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