Resource Support Officer – Fire Authority

The Buckinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service
£25822 - £26397/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen here at Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority (BMKFA) for a Resource Support Officer. This role is based at the Authority Headquarters in Aylesbury where our vision is to make Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes the safest areas in England in which to live, work and travel.

Resource Support Officer
Permanent Contract
Full time – 42 hours per week with On-call
£25,822 - £26,397 per annum
Additional 7.5% out of hours retainer

We are looking to increase our Resource Management Team (RMT) and applications are invited from both internal and external individuals who are suitably qualified to work within a busy Resource Management environment. The purpose of this role is to provide support to the RMT Station Commander by assisting in the management of operational resourcing and provide a link between Operational stations, Thames Valley Fire Control (TVFC) and the services Duty Officers

The role will also include:

• Managing resources in the event of the Operational Support Room being established
• Supporting the response to events such as a significant protracted incidents or spate conditions
• Managing business continuity arrangements for major events or instances where the resilience of the Service may be affected

Successful applicants must be prepared to work flexibly, providing availability out of hours on a retaining fee system.

The Resource Management Team hours will be 12 hour shifts from 07:00 – 19:00, seven days a week on a rota basis.

BMKFA can offer you an exciting, varied and worthwhile career. We have excellent flexible working arrangements to help manage work-life balance and generous holiday allowances which increase with long service. We also offer personal benefits, including childcare vouchers, access to fitness advice, onsite gym facilities and an excellent pension scheme.

So, if you think you’ve got what it takes and want a challenging career then come and work for us, we are based at our Brigade Headquarters, located at Stocklake in Aylesbury.

Only Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Fire Authority completed applications will be accepted .

Closing date: 21st July 2017 at 9am


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Equality of Opportunity

Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority is an equal opportunity employer and applications from people of any colour, race, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status or disability are welcomed.

No agencies please