Fire Safety Specialist - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID: 2721 - Unclassified - FT (Salaried)

Assists the University Fire Marshal in the development and implementation of the fire safety program.


  • Assists in the operation of a laboratory safety program
  • Develops, and implements fire safety program
  • Conducts scheduled and unscheduled inspections and evaluations
  • Inspects and tests fire protection systems
  • Schedules and implements fire drill/emergency evacuation exercises
  • Conducts and/or assists in the investigation of fires
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Duties require:  Frequent outdoor activities during periods of extreme hot or cold temperatures; ability to climb ladders and steep stairs; ability to open/close valves in sometimes awkward positions and read gauges; ability to lift and carry equipment that weighs up to 75 pounds.

Minimum Qualifications

Associate‚Äôs degree in fire science, fire protection engineering, or closely related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience with a minimum five years experience.  Certification as a fire safety inspector in the State of Ohio.

Preferred Qualifications

Awareness level HAZWOPER training desirable

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Keyword Phrases

  • Environmental Health & Safety
  • Fire Safety Specialist
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Campus Safety and Police
  • Facilities Management
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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