EastHartfordRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for East Hartford jobs

Firefighter / EMT (Onsite)

Company: Raytheon
Location: East Hartford
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Date Posted:2022-07-19-07:00Country:United States of AmericaLocation:PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USAPratt & Whitney is working to once again transform the future of flight-designing, building and servicing engines unlike any the world has ever seen. And because transformation begins from within, we're seeking the people to drive it.So, calling all curious. Come ready to explore and you'll find a place where your talent takes flight-beyond the borders of title, a country or your comfort zone. Bring your passion and commitment and we'll welcome you into a tight-knit team that takes our mission personally. Channel your drive to make a difference into shaping an organization and an industry that's evolving fast to the future.Innovation through diversity of thought. At Pratt & Whitney, we believe diversity of thought enables creativity, innovation, and a foundation for inclusion. By fostering an inclusive culture, we accept a shared accountability and responsibility to recognize, sponsor, coach, hire and promote talent equally. We welcome our employees to be their whole - best - selves at work because trust, respect and integrity, are a part of our DNA.At Pratt & Whitney, the difference you make is on display every day. Just look up. Are you ready to go beyond?Pratt & Whitney East Hartford Plant Protection is looking for a full time Firefighter/EMT. We currently run 24 hours on and 48 hours off shift schedule.The Firefighter/EMT responds to fire, medical and HAZMAT emergencies for the purpose of saving lives and protecting Pratt and Whitney property.Key Responsibilities: Respond to emergencies such as fire, HAZMAT and disaster by deploying equipment, assist in organizing and carry out rescues using a variety of protective gear and specialized equipment.Serve as required to assist during helipad landings and emergencies.Respond to a wide variety of emergency medical incidents. Provide medical care consistent with EMT training. Supports paramedic on ALS response and will be tasked with ambulance transport.Drive Fire apparatus including pumpers, rescue/hazmat vehicles, ambulance or service vehicles to transport material, equipment, and personnel to fire, accident, disaster or other scenes requiring assistance.Implementing initial scene operations, operating pumps, ventilation, conducting confine space rescue, fire attacks, HAZMAT incidents and assisting with salvage and overhaul operationsCarry out inspection and testing of a variety of facilities and equipment, tools and fire protection devices, chemicals and support devices. May assist with fire investigation when requested.Test and repair firefighting equipment and perform condition status checks recommending overhaul and refurbishing actions to restore deficient operating parameters.Perform routine servicing and maintenance throughout the facilities for assigned area, equipment and vehicles following specified procedures and check list, clean facilities, vehicles and equipment and paint, observation, training and related activities.Carry out other tasks not specifically listed, within the scope and skill level of this job description to develop individuals' skills and support objectives of the unit.May be required to train for, obtain and maintain licenses, certifications and operator permits for specialized assignment and to conform with governmental and company regulations.Physically be able to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders, drag fully charged hose lines, assist in carrying patients and endure extreme physical effort in hazardous conditions while on a SCBA.Basic Qualifications: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certifiedFirefighter I certified.Valid State of Connecticut "Q" endorsement or a valid Commercial Driver's license (CDL)US Citizenship due to government contractsHS Diploma or equivalentPreferred Qualifications: Firefighter I certified or higherHazardous Material Technician certified.Fire inspection and knowledge of fire suppression and alarm systems.What is my role type?In addition to transforming the future of flight, we are also transforming how and where we work. We've introduced role types to help you understand how you will operate in our blended work environment. This role is:Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance workers, as they are essential to the development of our engines.Candidates will learn more about role type and current site status throughout the recruiting process. For onsite and hybrid roles, commuting to and from the assigned site is the employee's personal responsibility.#pwhourlyRaytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.Privacy Policy and Terms:Click on this link to read the Policy and Terms

Keywords: Raytheon, East Hartford , Firefighter / EMT (Onsite), Other , East Hartford, Connecticut

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Connecticut jobs by following @recnetCT on Twitter!

East Hartford RSS job feeds