Improvement Technician


Contract: Fixed Term (18 Months)

Salary: Grade 4 (£19,554 - £21,166)


Hours: Full Time - 37 hours per week

Work Pattern: Flexi Time


Location: Command Headquarters - Eyre Street, Sheffield, S1 3FG


An opportunity has arisen within our Operational Support Team (OST) section for an Improvement Technician, based at SYFR Command Headquarters in Eyre Street, Sheffield.

The overall purpose of the role will be to deliver the improvement activities required within the OST:

  • To work within a dedicated team to support Operational fire crews to carry their work out safely
  • To collate and analyse information submitted through the incident debrief process
  • To collate information from other sources within operational learning
  • To utilise software systems to identify trends
  • To communicate operational learning to the appropriate personnel
  • Utilise Microsoft and other software packages to collate, record, analysis and report information and data

To be considered for this role you will have previous experience of:

  • Microsoft software applications
  • Administrative tasks

You must possess:

  • English and Maths GCSE grade 9-4 or A** to C
  • ICT GCSE grade 9-4 or A** to C
  • A clear commitment and a positive attitude to work

An application form for the role can be found here or if you require a hard copy you can contact our Recruitment Team at recruitment@syfire.gov.uk or on 0114 253 2811.

Job Description & Personal Specification. 

Closing date for applications is 12:00 hrs hours on 22 May 2019. Interviews will be held 29 May – 3 June 2019.

Applications from job share candidates will be considered and all applications will be given equal consideration.

Please note the appointment is subject to successful pre employment screening i.e. asylum and immigration check, references, medical screening, substance misuse testing and Disclosure Scotland Criminal Records Check or Enhanced DBS check (formerly CRB) if applicable.

If you require any of our recruitment documents in larger print please contact our recruitment team as above.

This content was last updated on May 10th, 2019