RFFS Trainer at RAK Airpot

    RAK Airpot

    Job Title: RFFS Trainer

    Job Location : UAE

    Type : Full Time

    Department: Rescue and fire service department


    To apply the rules and regulations pertaining to fire Department Training at the airport according to the regulations of GCAA.


    Reports to SAFO.

    • Assist in the development of department goals and objectives with fire chief, as a member of the command staff.

    • Develop training course objective, course outlines, tests, lesson plans, Training programme, Trainers guide, Learners plan, Assessment plan, Risk Assessment to ensure that all firefighter trainings are up-to-date and meets the standard of practice for Fire service standards as per GCAA Structured Learning Programme(SLP)

    • Implement training programs as developed.

    • Supervise and evaluate adjunct training instructors ensuring uniform training standards are maintained and training objectives are met.

    • Oversee probationary employee orientation and training program; carries out probationary employee skill development assessment and recommends additional training or progression to next assignment as per the SLP.

    • Responsible for coordination of annual department training needs assessment and for the processing of all training requests in coordination with the Human Resources Department.

    • Act as fire ground safety officer at emergency scenes in accordance with incident command function.

    • On scene, observe and evaluate all safety procedures ensuring that department standards are followed.

    • Advise Incident Commander of any unsafe scene conditions or incidents.

    • Assist with the recruitment process.

    • Perform duties within schedule established by Chief.

    • Performs other duties as required.


    Knowledge, Skills and Competencies:

    • Knowledge of fire department operations.

    • Valid driver’s license required.

    • Successful completion of command and control program preferred.

    • Knowledge of and adherence to GCAA regulation, policies and requirements required.

    • Knowledge of firefighting tactics, strategies and principles required.

    • Ability to obtain and maintain knowledge of all current risk reduction practices and programs.

    • Ability to instruct, train all RFFS crews on their fields.

    Educational Profile and Experience:

    • Associate Degree in Fire Science and ten (10) years of firefighting experience out of which five years as RFFS trainer required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred.

    • ICAO/NFPA Instructor I and Safety Officer Certification required.

    • Fire Officer II certification is preferred.

    Physical Demands:

    • Must be physically fit

    Work Environment:

    • According to the federal and international laws organized by the GCAA.

    To apply for this job please visit www.rakairport.com.