Fire Prevention Officer (20183784)

  • Marysville, California
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Fire and EMS
  • Salary: $5,959.00-$6,555.00 Monthly USD

Job Description

The County of Yuba is currently recruiting for a Fire Prevention Officer in the Community and Development Services Agency, Building and Code Enforcement department. Under general direction of a department or agency head in the Community Development and Services Agency, the Fire Prevention Officer plans, directs, coordinates and implements a comprehensive fire prevention and life safety program for the County and participating fire districts. Fire prevention activities include and are not limited to: conducting building and land use inspections and performing plan reviews to ensure compliance with local, state and federal laws, codes and ordinances; coordinating activities with local fire districts in the County; conducting public outreach and informational meetings for fire safe activities, researching, drafting and recommending improved fire safety and prevention policies, regulations, and ordinances; identifying and pursuing related grant funding, and performing related duties as assigned. This is a single management classification in the fire prevention series.

Examples of Duties:
  • Review and examine plans, specifications and related documents for residential, commercial and industrial projects for conformance of the California Fire Code and Life Safety Codes, and local fire safety related ordinances.
  • Research and pursue grant funding and other source funding
  • Plan, design, implementation, including any required integration and/or coordination for a Countywide comprehensive fire prevention and life safety program
  • Make public presentations, conduct public outreach and informational meetings to inform and educate others on fire safe planning activities.
  • Research studies; prepare reports and recommendations for improvements regarding land use, transportation, housing and fire safe planning methods and techniques.
  • Facilitate conflict resolution with developers, engineers, architects, contractors, property owners, and fire districts to provide information regarding codes, regulations and procedures and ensure all are adequately informed of the requirements

Close Date: Until filled

Job Address

Marysville, California 95901 United States View Map