Associate Manager, Fire Response
Fremont, CA 
Posted 11 days ago
Job Description
Associate Manager, Fire Response
Job CategoryEnvironmental, Health & Safety
LocationFremont, California
Req. ID124149
Job TypeFull-time

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What to Expect
Tesla has an outstanding opportunity available for a EMS/FRT Manager to join the team at our Bay Area locations. The EMS/FRT Manager is expected to safely minimize losses associated with medical/fire response operations, coordinate fluid care with Tesla On-Site Medical and coordinate life safety training/Fire response across the bay. The EMS/FRT manager has the responsibility for motivating, leading, managing and promoting the development, mentoring, and training of EMS/FRT response members. The EMS/FRT Manager is also responsible for prioritizing and completing tasks associated with non-emergency response activities such as emergency prevention, disaster planning, safety education, ICS programs/policies and on-shift training activities. The Manager will be responsible for managing all Bay Area sites and staffing for the EMS/FRT Response Team. Being able to travel to all sites as needed for continuing management, training, response planning, mitigate concerns, delegation, prevention inspections and anything aligning with fire/medical/incident-event response. This EMS/FRT group will also be fully responsible for transport and escort of all medical and/or incident-event/courtesy response. This position will be the managerial liaison for all fire/medical/EMS/response related questions, concerns, and staffing. This position directly reports to Medical Operations.
What You'll Do
  • Bay Area incident/fire prevention, response, and detection program technical and compliance expert Includes routine Alameda Co/San Juaquin Co compliance gap assessments Works directly with Tesla Medical oversight to align on response/medical/fire standards of care.
  • After-action verification and compliance assurance (Documentation/QI-QA) Partner with subject matter experts within the infrastructure and production teams to review new system designs and life safety safeguards for response.
  • Medical and Fire. Accountable for any/all emergency preparedness procedure implementation.
  • Fire & Medical collaboration and streamlining response processes within both teams.
  • Project managing emergency response readiness based on Emergency Action and Response Plan procedures for both Medical and Fire.
  • Partner with responsible, accountable, consulted & informed (RACI) stakeholders from across the Bay Area site to establish an Emergency Response Leader Team structure for various emergency events.
  • Medical & Fire response agencies from both counties.
  • Regularly report to Sr. Site and EHS&S leadership on emergency readiness, needs, and after-action-review statuses as needed.
  • Available to all leadership with event action response and support; Fire & Medical.
  • Ensure resources/supply are available for all emergency/fire response needs. Facilitate drills, table top exercises, learning events, and after action reviews following actual emergency events.
  • Be a motivator across both response teams.
  • Facilitate continuous improvement initiatives that enhance emergency/fire preparedness, awareness, and response onsite.
  • Regularly solicit stakeholder feedback to measure success and areas of needed improvement.
  • Develop, deliver, and facilitate emergency/fire response training for leaders (more so for the Mid and Sr. Leaders).
  • Direct supervisory/site training on incident swim lanes.
  • Attend training sessions (and host) as required by Tesla, read and understand assigned materials related to emergency fire & medical care, firefighting and fire prevention.
  • The EMT/FRT Manager's primary responsibility will be to manage the EMT & FRT team but also should be able to jump in as a responder when staffing dictates the need on either team.
  • Performs general inspection, testing, and maintenance on life safety and emergency/fire response equipment.
  • Delegate's inspections based on location and staffing.
  • Accurately maintain and complete all required documentation for all bay area sites.
  • Ensure responding medical/fire personnel are appropriately dressed, adequately trained, and properly briefed to ensure the rapid, efficient, and effective mitigation of incidents at all bay area sites.
  • Directs and participates in medical/fire equipment selection and purchase orders.
  • Provide training to team members, new hires or Tesla employees at all bay area sites.
  • Studies the location of building layout, fire hydrants, sprinkler systems, alarm systems and Knox boxes at all bay area sites.
  • Combines actions for emergency/fire site training and collaboration on disaster drills. Medical & Fire.
What You'll Bring
  • Must be at least 18 years old and have High School diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Current EMT-P required.
  • Hazardous Materials Operations level with decon preferred.
  • Must be comfortable in confined spaces and wearing a SCBA.
  • 5+ years' experience as a first responder Paramedic
  • 5+ years' experience as supervisor or manager for first responders either as an EMT or Paramedic
  • 5+ years' experience as supervisor or manager for fire responders either as a Firefighter I/II/III/IV
  • Ability to utilize emergency medical-fire equipment in a proficient manner, communicate concisely, clearly, and effectively in both written and verbal form.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
5+ years
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