Reporting to the Commanding Deputy Fire Chief, Aircraft Rescue & Fire Firefighting, the candidate selected will exercise day-to-day oversight of distinct, geographically organized ARFF unit functions. Ability to act in a DUTY capacity in order to respond to emergency calls. Supervising day-to-day ARFF functions, developing staff to a high degree of competence, and overseeing the assignment of subordinates. This individual will be expected to serve under Unified Command during emergencies; meet Part 139 ARFF requirements in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Certification Standards and other federal, state and local laws; assist in operating the units in an effective and cost-efficient manner; develop strong interagency and private-sector partnerships for the purpose of achieving a maximally efficient aircraft firefighting structure; and command, motivate, inspire, and maintain proper order and discipline among subordinates.
To apply go to: Jointheportauthority.com / Job#36782
Internal Number: 73918586
Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency's network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere.