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Date: Feb 7, 2019

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com


Shift:                         1st

Security Clearance: No Clearance




Perform fire protection and prevention within the shipyard and ships at NASSCO.  Provide emergency medical service.  Be first responders for hazardous material spills and be a member of the rescue team. Be a member of the shipboard fire, medical and rescue team for ships on sea trials. 



  • Must have a valid driver’s license,  Healthcare Provider CPR  certificate, and:

    Be a certified Emergency Medical Technician with valid San Diego County certification with AED and ETAD certifications


    Be a certified Paramedic with a California license and valid San Diego County certification and Valid ACLS certificate.

  • Current CPAT or BIDDLE physical agility certificate

  • Prefer previous firefighting experience, fire academy, fire science classes or Reserve time.
  • Must be physically able to:
  • Perform the duties of a Firefighter/EMT.
  • Lift weights up to 100 pounds 
  • Must be able to wear a self contained breathing apparatus
  • Wear various firefighting  and rescue equipment
  • Use power and hand tools
  • Climb ladders, work at heights, and operate High Reach equipment. 
  • Work in and perform confined space rescues. 
  • Pass a pre-employment and yearly physical examination.
  • Write complete, concise and legible reports. 




  • Must conduct Fire/Safety inspections within the plant and on board ships at NASSCO.  
  • Act as First Responders at fires, medical emergencies, hazardous material spills, and rescue situations.  
  • Be a member of the shipboard fire, medical and rescue team for ships on sea trials. 
  • Responding to and investigating alarms in plant and on board ships at NASSCO. 
  • Maintain all required certifications.
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned.



Responsible for post accident drug screening.  Acts as off shift Safety Representative. 

Report to shift supervisor.  Work well with others in a team environment. Must be able to work with minimal supervision.



General Dynamics NASSCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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