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Fire Inspector


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Fire Inspector (Open Positions: 1)

Closes On: December 31, 2021 at 11:59 PM EST

Department: Fire
Job Status: Full-Time
Shift: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Days Worked: Mon., Tue., Wed., Thu., Fri.
Rate of Pay: $19.65 



Job Summary

The Fire Inspector conducts fire safety inspections for new and existing buildings in the Statesboro Fire District, and other activities related to fire prevention and safety. This position also serves as a Certified Firefighter with the department.

Essential Job Functions

  • Conducts building inspections and reviews building plans in coordination with the Prevention Officer;
  • Investigates code violation complaints, such as building, over-occupancy, burning violations, and improper storage or transportation of hazardous materials;
  • Provides assistance to the public and responds to questions regarding smoke detectors, wood heaters, fireplaces, chimneys, and other structures;
  • Assists local schools and businesses in developing pre-fire and escape plans;
  • Compiles statistics on fire losses and deaths, and submits to the appropriate officials and agencies;
  • Analyzes, plans, develops, organizes and promotes fire prevention and safety education programs;
  • Provides reports to insurance companies and other agencies as needed;
  • Designs brochures and pamphlets promoting fire safety;
  • Acts as Department Incident Information Officer on emergency scenes;
  • Responds to fire calls when off duty when needed.


Minimum Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED;
  • One (1) year of experience in a related field;
  • Or equivalent training, education, and/or experience;
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid Georgia Driver's License.


Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualification -

  • Fire Inspector I Certification 
  • Fire Inspector II Certification 
  • Public Safety Educator Certification
  • Firefighter I Certification


Additional Information


The selected candidate must complete the following requirements prior to starting work with the City of Statesboro:

  • Background Investigation
  • Pre-Employment Physical
  • Pre-Employment Urinalysis

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