Requisition Number: 03024799 Final Filing Date: 09-20-2019 Closing Date: Payroll Title: EHS SPEC 3 Number of Positions: 1 Salary: $5,066.67-$10,175.00/MO Appointment Type: Career Appointment Description: 100% Fixed; Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Overtime Eligible (FLSA): Exempt Union/HEERA Representation: This position is not represented by a collective bargaining unit
Department: FIRE PREVENTION SERVICES - 062036 Department Description:
Location: Davis Allow Applicants to Attach: Resume Cover Letter References
Job Summary: Under delegated authority granted by the California State Fire Marshal the Deputy Fire Marshal and direction of the Campus Fire Marshal, conducts complex plan review and construction inspections, acceptance testing of fire protection systems, fire rated assemblies, egress systems; and grants fire clearance to construction/renovation projects once appropriate requirements have been met. Assists with other fire prevention projects and events as assigned.
Physical Demands: Working environment sometimes requires protective clothing; working in dirty cramped spaces, such as construction sites and fire scenes; climb ladders and stairs; and differentiate between various alarm signals.
Work Environment: Must be able to work under the pressures created by the need for quality, accuracy and completeness, as well as pressures and stress created by time constraints.
May be required to work with or be in areas where hazardous materials and/or infectious diseases are present.
UC Davis conducts plan review and construction inspects for departments throughout California. Some travel and overnight stays may be required.
Must participate in required preventative medical monitoring programs which may include blood tests, immunizations, TB screening, Bloodborne and Airborne Pathogen training, etc.
Position subject to completion of a Pre-Placement medical exam provided by Occupational Health Services, at no charge to the applicant.
Participate in the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Pull Notice System.
Work flexible hours that include days, nights, weekends and holidays.
Occasionally, work unscheduled overtime.
Must possess a valid California Class C driver's license.
UC Davis is a smoke and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. Smoking, the use of smokeless tobacco products, and the use of unregulated nicotine products (e-cigarettes) will be strictly prohibited on any UC Davis owned or leased property, indoors and outdoors, including parking lots and residential space.
Background Check Required: Yes
Minimum Qualifications: Five years of recent full-time experience performing a combination of fire prevention inspections, plan review services, and construction inspections for a California local or state entity responsible for enforcement of the fire and building codes and regulation enforcement.
California State Fire Marshal (CSFM) Fire Inspector II Certification, or equivalent California State Fire Marshal 16-hour 'Statutes and Regulations Course'
Experience in the identification of fire and life safety hazards, as well as potential firefighting problems at construction sites, within existing buildings and special events, taking corrective action as necessary.
Experience with fire protections systems, including nomenclature, operating principles, design and installation requirements, testing and maintenance procedures and ability to effect corrective action.
Working knowledge in the application of fire, building, and life safety codes and regulations, as well as university policies, procedures, standards, and requirements while conducting plan reviews and construction inspections.
Advanced knowledge/understanding of broad range of fire and life safety subjects. Demonstrated expert knowledge of: California Code of Regulations, Title 19, and Title 24, Parts 1-9; National Fire Codes (published by the National Fire Protection Association).
Advanced or expert knowledge and skill in applying and interpreting applicable local, state, and federal regulations and related standards, guidelines and, as appropriate, recommend campus policy
Knowledge of hazards associated with laboratory occupancies, hazardous materials classifications and ability to apply related codes and regulations to occupancy classifications, plan reviews, construction inspections, hazard abatement and emergency planning.
Knowledge of building construction and design principles, building materials and the effects of fire protection systems and features on building safety.
Skills and knowledge to confirm compliance to project plans during site inspections, as well as identify and correct deviations from approved plans.
Knowledge of interim life safety planning procedures for construction sites and the ability to produce effective emergency plans and procedures.
Skills and knowledge to accurately calculate hydraulics and other mathematical computations, including those associated with fire protection systems.
Knowledge of basic fire investigation techniques to effectively apply investigation tools and provide assistance in determining fire origin and cause.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor Degree in Fire Science, Fire Protection Engineering or related field
ICC Inspector I or II
Knowledge of basic technical writing principles, and the ability to properly construct sentences and paragraphs to express ideas clearly and effectively.
Skill to effectively communicate in writing and verbally, including the ability to convince others of the need for required fire and life safety measures.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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