Thread: Help!!!!!

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    Exclamation Help!!!!!

    I am looking to get back into contract firefighting (Afghanistan maybe) or anywhere else for that matter. Anyone with any info or web sites or the inside track drop me a line if you mind.


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    same here good luck!

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    Wackenhut website:

    WSLLC Fire and Emergency Services Iraq
    Camp Liberty, Baghdad, Iraq

    POSITION: ARFF Fire Fighter

    WSLLC Fire & Emergency Services, Iraq is seeking an ARFF Fire Fighter to work at a Fire Department on
    a U.S. military base in Iraq.
    EOE, M/F/D/V


    Under direct supervision, provides services in accordance with the Statement of Work. Primary duties and
    responsibilities consist of: Performing basic aircraft/rescue firefighter skills in accordance with NFPA
    regulation and work instruction procedures; working as a team member; maintaining the operational
    readiness of assigned apparatus; performing all actions commensurate with a highly trained, disciplined,
    fire service professional; complying with established regulation, procedures, processes, or agreements
    within the Iraq Theater of Operations; performing other duties, as assigned.


    Ability to perform as a member of a fire fighting team
    Willingness to participate in a physical training program
    Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with others on a daily basis
    Being in a high level of fitness in order to perform ARFF duties in a harsh, high temperature


    Possess IFSAC, Pro Board or DOD Firefighter Level 1 and Level 2 certification and ARFF
    Possess IFSAC, Pro Board or DOD Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations Certification
    Possess current Paramedic, EMT or Medical First Responder Certification
    Excellent verbal/written communications skills in English
    Be able to pass a background check and National Agency Check Inquiry
    Be able to pass Tele-communicator I and Tele-communicator II
    Possess a valid state drivers license and U.S. passport (must have a minimum of 8 visa blanks)


    Mature disposition and a high level of self-discipline
    Be willing to reside in a potentially hostile environment with limited resources and personal

    Send resume highlighting firefighting certifications and experience to: KKluzinski@WSIHQ.COM

    And the going pay rate is: $17.31 / hr in states and $90,000 /yr hazard pay.

    Hopes this helps. I've submitted my resume sunday and have been asking alot of questions. You'll get a bunck of arrigant punks that like to run their choppers. But, just pay no attention to them. I have more info if you like just e-mail me:

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