Industrial Firefighter- Flint Hills Resources/Pine Bend Refinery
- - Kurtz Industrial Fire Service
- Rosemount, MN, USA
- Full Time
- Health, dental, vision, life insurance and 401(k) with company match.
Kurtz Industrial Fire Service is Accepting Applications for
STARTING SALARY: $45,000/year
Kurtz Industrial Fire Service is now accepting applications of qualified, highly motivated individuals for
the position of full‐time Firefighter at Flint Hills Resources/Pine Bend Refinery.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:
Respond to routine and emergency calls as directed.
Respond to emergency medical and rescue calls to assess the nature and extent of illness and
injury and provide appropriate patient care.
Respond to emergency callbacks and requests to maintain minimum staffing levels when off
Mandated overtime, on‐site and off‐site training as required.
Perform general maintenance on department vehicles and equipment and maintain appropriate
Maintain facilities and perform housekeeping duties as directed.
Perform inspections of fire protection equipment and other regulatory required inspections.
Ability to develop industry standard pre‐plans.
Ability to adequately perform petrochemical foam firefighting (calculations, applications, flows).
Ability to lift 75 lbs. or more.
Ability to work at heights of 150 feet or more.
Ability to work in confined spaces.
Ability to read plot maps, process flowcharts & schematics.
Ability to perform air monitoring with devices such as gas monitors and Dragger tubes.
Ability to work under the direction and supervision of a superior officer. In emergency
situations work may involve considerable personal danger.
Ability to act without continuous supervision and exercise independent discretion while
performing duties in a skillful manner, using sound judgment, based on accepted firefighting
Work and live for extended periods of time with people of diverse backgrounds in a manner that
fosters teamwork, acceptance, and dignity of fellow employees. Maintain work habits, personal
manners and personal appearance.
Effectively carry out the policies and goals of Kurtz Industrial Fire Service and the St Paul Park
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (must be met as of closing date):
Must be at least 18 years of age
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Possession of a valid and current driver's license
Current Emergency Medical Responder (National Registry or State equivalent)
*Current Firefighter I
Two years' experience as a firefighter
Must be able to qualify for a TSA Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) Card
Successful background investigation
Successful physical fitness/agility testing
Current Emergency Medical Technician (National Registry or State equivalent)
*Current 1081 Industrial Fire Brigade Certification (Must obtain within 12 months of hire)
*Current Firefighter II Certification
*Fire Apparatus Operator
Hazardous Materials Technician
Technical Rescue Technician (High Angle Rope, Confined Space and/or Trench)
Valid and current CDL
A.A. Degree in a fire service field
*IFSAC, ProBoard or DOD equivalent certification.