Job Description

## Minimum Qualifications
This position is not in the Classified Service of New York State, but is covered under New York State Military Law. If selected, current Civil Service employees will lose their seniority within the Classified Service, thereby exempting them from applying for promotional exams within Civil Service.
Training Qualification and Certification Standards: “Minimum certification standards are established for each level by the Air National Guard Aircraft Rescue Fire fighter (ARFF) Program. As requirements change, the incumbent will be required to know, obtain and maintain all qualifications” (MCA, Appendix 24).
Must possess a current Air Force Specialty Code (AFSC) 3E731/51, to include the following Department of Defense (DOD) certifications: Fire Fighter II, Airport Fire Fighter, HAZMAT Operations, Driver/Operator Pumper, Driver/Operator Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter (ARFF) and Driver/Operator Tender. Or equivalent certification accredited by International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) or national fire service accreditation.
AND
* Possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
* Minimum Age: 18
* Must meet EMS requirements.
* Must have a current CPR certification.
* Must meet required physical fitness and agility standards prior to employment and annually thereafter.
* Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle in the State of New York. In accordance with regulation, must report any change in driver’s license status through the chain of command.
* Must acquire clearance and maintain thereafter, ANG requirements for operation of firefighting equipment, motor vehicles and trucks which may include obtaining a military driver’s license in accordance with NGB standards; including the medical evaluation requirements – current and as amended.
In accordance with NGB standards, will be required to obtain and maintain a favorable background investigation, and have an appropriate clearance to allow access to computer networks and restricted areas to determine suitability, loyalty, and trustworthiness. Minimally a National Agency Check with Inquiry (NACI) will be completed - dependent on the Base’s current mission and regulations, a SECRET or CLASSIFIED clearance may be required to perform firefighting duties.
At all times, the employee MUST maintain minimum standards in accordance with current , and as amended, agency, statutory and NGB requirements and directives; failure to do so will subject the individual to disciplinary action, including possible termination.
NOTE: Position standards illustrate the nature, extent and scope of duties and responsibilities of the position described. Standards cannot and do not include all of the work that might be appropriately performed by the incumbent. The minimum qualifications above are those which were required for appointment at the time the Position Standards were written. Please contact State Human Resources Management for any further information regarding the position requirements. ## Duties Description
This position is not in the Classified Service of New York State, but is covered under New York State Military Law. If selected, current Civil Service employees will lose their seniority within the Classified Service, thereby exempting them from applying for promotional exams within Civil Service.
The Airport Firefighter 1 (APFF 1) works under the supervision of the Base Civil Engineer, Base Fire Chief, Assistant Chiefs, or other appropriate supervisor in the chain of command. This title within the Division of Military and Naval Affairs (DMNA) exists to provide fire protection and related services to personnel and resources at various Air National Guard Bases (ANGB) located within the State of New York. The Air National Guard Fire Protection Activities (ANGFPA) Program is implemented in accordance with the Master Cooperative Agreement (MCA) between the State of New York and the National Guard Bureau (NGB) – current and as amended; and more specifically Appendix 24 of the MCA. Further, as required and where applicable, all matters are carried out in accordance with National Guard Regulation (NGR) 5-1 and all applicable Air National Guard Instructions (ANGI) such as 63-101; Air Force Instructions (AFI) such as 32-2001 ANGSUP 1; National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards including, but not limited to: 1500, 1582, 1561, 1404, 1975, 472, 1581, 1001, 1002 and related Technical Implementation Guides (TIGs); and existing labor agreements and/or applicable DMNA policy and state/federal statutes and regulations – current and as amended. The preceding references are herein after collectively referred to as “all required current firefighting, Air Force and agency standards.” Incumbents of this position are considered essential personnel.
The APFF 1 provides fire suppression, protection, rescue, salvage and prevention for all ANG aircraft, faci
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