Leading Firefighter - East Sale (Sale, VIC, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • East Sale VIC, Australia
  • 15/05/2019
Full Time - Flexible Community Services

Job Description

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.


The Role:

Broadspectrum are currently looking to engage a Leading Firefighter. This position will see you located at RAAF Base East Sale, in a full time rostered position within a well-established team.



  • To maintain an effective operational readiness in accordance with the relevant Certified Agreements and Modern Awards
  • Perform the role and duties of a Leading Fire-fighter as directed by the Station Officer.
  • Follow all safe work method statements in the delivery of operational outputs for the Fire and Rescue Service.
  • Respond to incidents and emergencies in accordance with contractually required timeframes.
  • Monitor radio communications as required.
  • Undertake any administrative duties associated with the delivery of the Fire and Rescue Service in accordance with requirements and second tasking.
  • Participate in training and development activities in accordance with current competency and qualification requirements of the role
  • Promote Broadspectrum philosophies by striving for best practice through continuous improvements
  • Work towards gaining the required qualifications to operate as a Station Officer when required.

Minimum Required Skills & Experience:

In order to be considered for this role it is mandatory you have the following minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • A minimum of 48 months as a paid firefighter within the fire and rescue industry
  • In accordance with Appendix ‘A’ of the Broadspectrum VIC and UFU Fire & Rescue Certified Agreement 2017
  • Completed all level 1, 2 and 3 Public Safety Units
  • Completed all Qualified Firefighter Public Safety Units
  • Completed all Qualified Firefighter with Leading Firefighter Qualifications Public Safety Units
  • PUAFIR305B Respond to Aviation Incidents (General)
  • PUAFIR205B Respond to Aviation Incidents (Specialist)
  • Heavy Vehicle Drivers Licence

Note: The above qualifications can be supplied upon request.


Other Requirements:

  • A proven track record for performance and professionalism within the fire industry
  • A strong focus on team orientation
  • You must be an Australian Citizen and able to maintain a Department of Defence Security Clearance. 


  • Be part of a long term Defence contract
  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Employee discount scheme



We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.

Position Reference Number: 105264