Fire Truck Driver

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Job Overview


Wood is currently looking for Fire Truck Driver to support our team in Iraq/Basra on 1 day work(24 hrs ) and 3 days off ,Iraq Nationals are encouraged to apply.
Basra residency card is required.

  • Complete daily fire truck and equipment checks and document completion (check list).
  • Take part in continuous training and learning programs by attending lectures, exercises, simulated incidents, practice drill sessions and other forms of training to achieve and maintain competence levels
  • Clean and maintain bunker gear and keep it ready for use.
  • Able to use and maintain SCBA
  • The driver shall be obligated to clean and maintain the emergency vehicle (fire truck included) and submit reports to his direct official in the event of a malfunction or loss and report the problem if any
  • Fire truck drivers will be responsible for being familiar with all topographical routes in WQ1 
  • Complete all monthly PM inspection and test on time
  • Driving fire trucks and emergency trucks inside and outside the field and adhering to the specified speed, when responding to accidents or otherwise.
  • Commit and undertake to learn and undertake
  • Learn about the types of fire pumps and their theory of operation.
  • Knowledge of the different suction and pumping systems
  • Preparing and operating fire pumps
  • Pumping water from the fire hydrants to the fire trucks and then to the place of the fire in the appropriate quantity and pressure


  • Completed at least Year 12 school certificate or equivalent.
  • Possess a valid (Heavy Goods Vehicle) HGV driver’s license.
  • Possess a valid 3rd party medical fitness certificate
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience and above for driving heavy vehicles and preferably fire truck specialized equipment)
  • Possess a basic understanding of heavy vehicles mechanics and troubleshooting
  • Have a knowledge about the basic of firefighting and fire truck driver responsibilities especially dealing with oil and gas fires   
  • Knowledge of radio/mobile usage and having good communication skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively in Arabic, both verbally and in writing
  • Effective written communications skills including the ability to prepare reports
  • Maintain high standards of conduct 
  • Be respectful  and possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Demonstrate sound work ethics
  • Be consistent and fair



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We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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