Global Leaders in Fire Investigation®

G4S-Fire Investigator

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience conducting origin and cause fire and explosion investigations including residential, commercial, vehicles, heavy equipment
  • National ProBoard certification and IAAI-CFI certification required
  • In-depth understanding of fire behavior and a working knowledge of building construction
  • Knowledge of building features and any impact on the development and spread of fire
  • In-depth knowledge of the types of fuel, the ease of ignition of each fuel and the impact of each fuel on the development of the fire
  • Capable of collecting, securing, packaging and transporting physical evidence (accidental and incendiary fires) in a proper manner
  • Capable of documenting a fire scene through the use of both still and video photography
  • Possess advanced communication skills in order to relate significant information to the appropriate parties involved in the claim
  • Capable of independently developing an opinion as to the origin and cause of the fire and relating the opinion in a clear and concise manner in depositions, trials and court testimonies
  • Capable of being licensed as a Private Investigator within 30 days of employment.
  • Dependable vehicle, cellular telephone and laptop computer
  • Ability to work independently, travel and communicate effectively is essential

Physical Requirements:

  • Frequently required to stand for prolonged periods of time.
  • Required to lift and/or move heavy objects.
  • Ability to ascend/descend ladders from various levels and heights.
  • Frequently required to balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time in front of a computer.
  • Ability to pass a medical evaluation and FIT test prior to employment
Location: Denver, CO; Boise, ID; Minneapolis, MN; Oklahoma City, OK; Phoenix, AZ; Boston, MA; Indianapolis, IN; Albuquerque, NM; New York, NY
Contact:
G4S provides paid training at our corporate service center in Raleigh, NC and field training/management in your geographic region.
 
Interested candidates meeting the above requirements for this position should forward their resume to walt.patterson@usa.g4s.com.
 
For more information on G4S please visit our website at http://www.cni.g4s.com/. No phone calls please.
 
G4S Compliance & Investigations is an EEO employer fully committed to attracting, retaining, developing, and promoting the most qualified individuals without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, disability or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local law. We are dedicated to providing and maintaining an inclusive work environment free from discrimination and harassment, where employees are treated with respect and dignity.