The Umeå region's fire service is looking for an employee for the RUHB area
Umeå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Fire-fighter
Work model On location
Application due date 24 July 2024
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The Umeå region's fire service includes the municipalities of Umeå, Vindeln and Robertsfors. We work with preventive fire protection and rescue services for approx. 140,000 people in one of the most expansive parts of Sweden. The rescue missions vary and can deal with everything from fires and traffic accidents to handling dangerous substances.    The fire service has a full-time station in central Umeå with approx. 80 employees and nine RiB stations with approx. 150 firefighters on standby and 2 fire protection units. We are also planning for another full-time station in Umeå, which is expected to be ready in 2026-2027. Together with 16 other municipalities in Norr- and Västerbotten, we are part of the common rescue management system Rädningssamverkan Nord.   Municipal emergency services are an essential part of civil preparedness and need to function even in the event of major social disturbances, high alert and war. Umeå is appointed as the host municipality for the rescue services in Västerbotten County, in order, together with MSB, to coordinate the work with civil duty and rescue services under high alert (RUHB). Now we need to strengthen with another person who works in this area. That is why we are looking for you who are interested in exciting and varied work at the fire service! You get interesting tasks and a hard-to-beat community at your workplace, but above all you fulfill a vital social function. Your work assignments You will mainly work with the area of ​​rescue services under high alert (RUHB) where part of the service will be accommodated within the framework of MSB's training resource. This means that for about 50% of your time you will work with planning and implementation of exercises and training for all of Västerbotten's rescue service personnel. In your other time, you work with RUHB issues locally within the Umeå region's fire service.   In the main, you work office hours where you run, develop and follow up your work areas and the tasks you are responsible for. As parts of the working time can be carried out remotely, opportunities open up for those who want to live in a place other than in the vicinity of Umeå. Based on your conditions and possibilities, in the long term it may be relevant to combine the work with part of the time being part of the emergency force at the full-time station as a firefighter or commander, alternatively to work part of your time in one of our other management functions. About you We are looking for you with great commitment and drive as well as with a desire to develop and improve our business. Some of the qualities we value highly are that you take initiative and responsibility, are structured and educational.  Requirement: You must have completed the 2-year post-secondary education Accident protection or an equivalent older education. Experience from a municipal rescue service such as a firefighter or commander or alternatively other experience that the employer deems equivalent Be able to master the Swedish language in speech and writing (mother tongue level) Good habit of working with the Office package  B driving license Meritorious: Previous experience in project management Work with RUHB, the Accident Protection Act. Great emphasis will be placed on personal qualities. In the application, it is mandatory to attach a personal letter and CV.  Welcome with your application! About Umeå municipality Umeå municipality is the region's largest employer with over 13,000 employees. The municipality has approximately 440 managers and the operations are divided into eight administrations. Our jobs and our value base are based on citizen focus, openness, trust and continuous improvement. Umeå is a cultural city in constant development. In order to meet the goal of 200,000 inhabitants in 2050, we need more people working for growth and welfare. We know that differences enrich and welcome everyone to apply for a job with us. In the next ten years, we will hire around a thousand employees every year. Do you want to become one of us? Here you can find out what it's like to live and live in Umeå: Umeå municipality is part of three administrative areas for Finnish, Meänkieli and Sami  As an employee with us in Umeå municipality, you can take advantage of a number of benefits. Take advantage of our benefits Do you sell ads or offer recruitment support? Please do not contact us about it! We select and contact the companies we collaborate with ourselves.