Fire Captain – England Airpark

Company Name: Disaster & Emergency Services
City: Alexandria
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Job Description

Constellis was established in 2010 by a group of operators and investors who sought to combine best-in-class brands, assets and people within the complex risk management industry. Today, the leading provider of risk management and operational support services worldwide, Constellis combines the legacy capabilities and experience of ACADEMI, AMK9, Triple Canopy, Olive Group, OMNIPLEX, Centerra, Edinburgh International, Strategic Social and all of their affiliates. From life support, procurement, operations and maintenance to high-threat protection, training, C4I systems integration and crisis response, Constellis helps its clients achieve and sustain success, no matter where they are in the world. Constellis operates in approximately 40 countries with regional offices in Africa, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. Constellis is headquartered just outside of Washington, D.C. in Reston, VA.

Under the direction of the fire chief and fire captain, the fire lieutenant perform structural and ARFF firefighting related functions as well as other duties as assigned.


  • Under the supervision of the Fire Chief and Senior Fire Captain, will assist in the direction of and participate in all firefighting activities at England Airpark and its facilities.
  • Perform all duties as set forth in the job description for Fire Captain, Fire Lieutenant, Driver/Operator, and Firefighter.
  • Assists with the planning, conducting, instruction, tracking, and supervision of all areas of corporate, fire, rescue, safety, and medical training.
  • Assist in the provision of the general security on the Airport / Airpark.
  • Assist in the supervision, detection, reporting, and documentation of airport/airpark safety hazards.
  • Assist in the maintenance of the fire / safety apparatus, equipment, and facilities.
  • Prepare and assist in the training of mutual aid personnel.
  • Prepare and assist in the training of airpark employees, tenants, visitors, and residence.
  • Assist in the supervision and detection of airport safety hazards.
  • Assign duties to personnel assigned to their shift.
  • Prepare daily station log, State fire incidents reports, and any other reports or paperwork that may be required.
  • Assist in the supervision of Airport facility, ARFF, Structural, Rescue, Hazardous Material, and EMS operations on assigned shifts and/or act as the IC in the fire chief’s and senior fire captain’s absence.
  • Have a working knowledge of the Incident Command System.
  • Supervise the Firefighter / Driver Operators / Fire Lieutenants on assigned shifts.
  • Perform evaluations on employees when requested.
  • Ensure contractual compliance
  • Adhere to and maintain a working knowledge of the policies & procedures of, and Constellis, Centerra, England Airpark, FAA, PIAL, BEMS, and the NFPA.
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned by the fire chief and/or senior fire captain.


  • 23 years of age or older
  • US Citizen
  • GED or High School Diploma
  • Possess and maintain a valid driver license and driving history acceptable to the customer
  • Complete and maintain an extensive criminal/background check acceptable to the Company, FAA and customer
  • Ability to pass and maintain pre-employment Fire Fighter Physical (DOT), Drug Screen, and Physical Agility Test (PAT)
  • Must have at least five (5) years verifiable full time firefighting experience, including two (2) years experience with ARFF services at an FAA, DoD, or ICAO regulated airfield
  • Must have a minimum of two (2) years verifiable supervisory experience
  • Must have NIMS 100, 200, 300, 400, 700, and 800
  • Must have and maintain AHA CPR (Professional Rescuer Level)
  • Must have IFSAC Hazardous Materials Operations and Firefighter II certification.
  • Must have IFSAC Fire Officer I certification. Fire Officer II preferred.
  • Must have ISFAC Fire Instructor I certification. Fire Instructor II preferred.
  • Must have ISFAC D/O certification (Pumper). IFSAC D/O ARFF I addition to D/O Pumper preferred.
  • Must have IFSAC Airport Firefighter certification.
  • Must have and maintain NREMT/LABEMS Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification Basic Level or Higher. If not currently certified the fire chief with customer approval may allow up to one (1) year to be enrolled in, and two (2) years to obtain certification.

Physical Requirements

  • Operate a motor vehicle.
  • Operate heavy equipment.
  • Operate small equipment and power tools.
  • Operate a computer keyboard.
  • Operate office equipment.
  • Lift and carry up to 160 pounds.
  • Climb ladders/stairs.
  • Walk, crawl, sit, stand, stoop, bend, squat, push, pull, jump, and run.
  • See, hear, talk, and write.
  • Have physical dexterity and agility.
  • Eye-hand coordination.
  • Operate airport radio.
  • File/store.
  • Operate machinery.
  • Ability to perform the above functions while wearing full PPE, SCBA, and carrying additional equipment and/or other persons.

Cognitive Tasks

  • Read and comprehend.
  • Comprehend, retain and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Exercise good judgment.
  • Set priorities.
  • Effectively communicate.
  • Make informative presentations.
  • Continue technical and physical training.
  • Control high stress situations.
  • Provide instructions and training.
  • Direct others
  • Complete forms.
  • Make decisions.
  • Work Environment
  • Work as a team.
  • Regular extended continuous work schedules.
  • Outside and inside work sites.



Work Environment


  • Exposure to all type of weather and temperature conditions.
  • Exposure to dust, dirt, mud.
  • Exposure to hazardous chemicals and infectious substances.
  • Exposure to moving machinery, nip points.
  • Exposure to high stress situations.
  • Exposure to life threatening situation.
  • Work in bulky, heavy protective clothing.
  • Multiple work sites.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. See the NFPA 1982 for additional content.