Fire Inspectors


Inspect buildings and equipment to detect fire hazards and enforce state and local regulations.
Also called: Fire Inspector, Fire Marshal, Fire Prevention Inspector, Fire Safety Inspector

Knowledge:

    Safety and Government
  • public safety and security
  • law and government
    Business
  • customer service
    Engineering and Technology
  • building and construction
  • computers and electronics
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
    People and Technology Systems
  • thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
  • measuring how well a system is working and how to improve it
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • communicate by speaking
  • listen and understand what people say
    Ideas and Logic
  • notice when problems happen
  • make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
    Visual Understanding
  • see hidden patterns
  • quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things
    Attention
  • pay attention to something without being distracted

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Integrity
  • Cooperation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Initiative
  • Independence

Technology:

    Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel
    Electronic mail software
  • Microsoft Outlook
    Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office

Education:

    certificate after high school
    associate's degree
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