NIOSH Division of Safety Research in Morgantown WV is currently seeking to fill job vacancies within the Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program. These are full-time permanent positions responsible for investigating traumatic fire fighter fatalities. The NIOSH FFFIPP conducts independent investigations of select fire fighter line-of-duty deaths to develop recommendations to prevent future deaths and injuries. The NIOSH FFFIPP is a public health practice investigation program. We do not conduct investigations to enforce compliance with state or federal job safety and health standards. We do not determine fault or place blame on fire departments or individual fire fighters.
The job announcement and instructions for submitting an application can be viewed at https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/452290200/
More information about the NIOSH Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation and Prevention Program can be found at http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/fire
The job announcement will be open from October 7 through October 21, 2016. Contact Paul Moore, Team Chief, at 304-285-6016 or Tim Merinar at 304-285-5965 for more information about these positions.