Fire Patroller

Eastman Chemical Company Kingsport, TN

* Work a 12 hour rotating shift.

* Respond to emergencies within the plant including fires, hazardous materials response, ambulance calls, confined space & high angle rescues and other emergencies reported through the 911 system.

* When not responding to emergencies, the Fire Patroller AEMT inspects and maintains fire protection equipment looking for any abnormalities that would jeopardize the plant fire protection system.

* The Fire Patroller AEMT approves and signs safety permits (confined space, hot work).

* Operate emergency equipment


* HS Diploma or equivalent

* Licensure as an AEMT or Paramedic

* National Registry certification and other state licenses will be required to obtain a TN license

* Ability to obtain a TN Unarmed Security Officer License

* Ability to obtain TN Fire Fighter II Certification

* Ability to obtain certification as a Hazardous Materials Technician

* Valid TN or VA driver's license with the ability to get an "F" endorsement.

* Must pass required levels on the NCRC WorkKeys assessments before deadlines set by the company. It is recommended to start this process as soon as you apply.


* 1+ years field experience - preferred

* Safety Mindset (both in emergency and non-emergency situations)

* Must meet respirator training guidelines and qualify for use of SCBA (self-contained breathing apparatus) respirators

* Must have basic computer skills including key boarding, use of Outlook and Microsoft standard applications

* Must be able to use SAP, Pegasys, ADT alarm system, SAFER system, Eastman Alert system and Work Place Chemicals list

* Ability to meet the medical qualification criteria of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1582.

* Client Focused

* Must have good oral and written communication skills

* Ability to work in a team setting

* Good follow through without close guidance