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Vacancy Details

Location: Fire Service Headquarters
Region: Sefton
Job Type: Temporary Full Time
Vacancy Group: Uniformed
Closing Date: 10/18/2018
Date Posted: 10/04/2018
Reference: NRUSAR1018


Fire and Rescue National Resilience Capability Officer

Urban Search and Rescue (USAR)

Salary: Station Manager B plus 20% flexi allowance

As the Lead Authority for National Resilience, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service are seeking applications from existing FRS specialists who wish to undertake a secondment to the National Resilience USAR capability team as a USAR Capability Officer.

You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of the agreement between the National Resilience Lead Authority and Home Office to assure, maintain and co-ordinate National Resilience USAR assets and Tactical Advisers.

You will provide operational cover for National Resilience as directed in accordance with the Lead Authority rota system and will operate in support of the National Co-ordination Advisory Framework (NCAF).

All applicants must apply by submitting an application form via Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service's recruitment site.  Please note, we cannot consider CVs or any other form of application.

You must seek prior approval from your Chief Fire Officer / Employer to be released on secondment.

Closing date: Midnight Thursday 18th October 2018

Interviews: TBC - late October/Early November 2018

                   Interviews will take place at Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service HQ.


Contact 1
Contact Name: Sara Williams
Telephone: 0151 296 4925
Email Address:

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