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Job Reference: G4S/TP/3354462/105193
Number of Positions: 3
Job Category: Security/Protective Services
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: 14.20
Location: Hinkley Point C, Bridgwater
G4S Region: UK & Ireland
Country:United Kingdom

G4S Business Unit:UK Secure Solutions
Closing Date: 07/01/2018
Package Description: 20 days leave per year + 8 days Bank Holidays, industry sick pay plus other benefits including 1% contributory pension scheme.

Job Introduction:

Do you want to be part of a leading global integrated security company specialising in the provision of security products, services and solutions?

G4S is active in more than 110 countries, and is the largest employer quoted on the London Stock Exchange with over 623,000 employees and has a secondary stock exchange listing in Copenhagen.

Our Fire Fighters based at Hinkley Point C are the first line of defence in providing emergency response, expert prevention and safety advice to our national infrastructure site.

As a member of the Fire & Rescue team, their role is to work safely, provide risk prevention and when called upon, provide a swift professional response to site emergencies.

Role Responsibility:

Inform and educate the HPC  community to improve awareness of safety matters

o    Promote safety matters to inform the HPC community
o    Facilitate learning through demonstration and instruction

Take responsibility for effective performance

o    Take responsibility for personal performance
o    Establish and maintain effective working relationships with people
o    Develop your own skills to improve performance

Save and preserve endangered life

o    Conduct a search to locate life involved in incidents
o    Rescue life involved in incidents
o    Provide treatment to casualties 
o    Support people involved in rescue operations

Resolve operational incidents

o    Control and extinguish fires
o    Resolve incidents other than those involving fire or hazardous materials
o    Support people involved in an operational incident

Protect the environment from the effects of hazardous materials

o    Mitigate damage to the environment from hazardous materials
o    Decontaminate people and property affected by hazardous materials
o    Support people involved in hazardous materials incidents

Support the effectiveness of operational response

o    Collect information on risks in the HPC community
o    Collect information on resources available within the HPC community
o    Maintain internal resources

Support the development of colleagues in the workplace

o    Communicate your own skills and knowledge to colleagues
o    Support development of colleagues

Contribute to fire safety solutions to minimise risks to the HPC project

o    Inspect work areas and premises to minimise risks to people, property and the environment
o    Report on issues arising from an inspection

Drive, manoeuvre and redeploy Fire & Rescue vehicles

o    Drive vehicle to incidents
o    Manoeuvre, site and re-deploy vehicles


The Ideal Candidate:

Skills and Competencies


o    Safety at Height and Confined Space (SHACS) Level 1
o    Breathing Apparatus – Technical Bulletin 1/97
o    First Person on Scene (FPOS) 
o    UK Driving Licence 
o    Undertake employers physical and medical critical role assessment 


o    LGV Emergency Fire Appliance Driver (EFAD)
o    Safety at Height and Confined Space (SHACS) Level 2 
o    Maritime Fire Fighting


Essential Experience 

o    Preferably 5 years previous fire & rescue experience with either, Local Authority ,Industrial or Aviation Fire & Rescue Services

Desirable Experience

o    Supervisory Fire Operational Experience

Personal Qualities 

•    Understands and respects diversity and adopts a fair and ethical approach to others
•    Is open to change and actively seeks to support it
•    Maintains a confident and resilient attitude in highly challenging situations
•    Works effectively with others 
•    Communicates effectively both orally and in writing
•    Committed and able to develop self and others
•    Understands, recalls, applies and adapts relevant information in an organised, safe and systematic way
•    Maintains an active awareness of the environment to promote safe and effective working
•    Adopts a conscientious and proactive approach to work to achieve and maintain excellent standards

About the Company:

G4S is the world's leading provider of security solutions, with operations in over 100 countries Worldwide. G4S Secure Solutions (UK) Limited is one of the largest Business units in the G4S Group and the largest Security Services Company in the UK, with an annual turnover of approximately £440m and employing 20,000 people.  Our success depends on the commitment of our employees to providing excellent customer service to all internal as well as external customers.

G4S is a global company with a diverse employee team and we welcome applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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