Provides high-level management to support the running of a geographical or operational section of fire service.
Skill Level 1
Inspector (Fire Services)
Caveats - No caveats
Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations:
1294-13 Commissioned Fire Officer
Group: 1391 Commissioned Officers (Management)
provide high-level management to support the running of organizational, geographical and operational units and sections within the defense forces and fire and police services.
establishing administrative and operational procedures by taking account of the organization's operating environment
making policy decisions and accepting responsibility for operations, the performance of staff, achievement of targets and adherence to budgets, standards and procedures
establishing lines of control and delegating responsibilities to subordinate staff
representing the organization in dealings with other organizations and the public
controlling the collection and interpretation of management information to monitor performance
controlling the use of, and accounting for, the assets and facilities of the organization
preparing budgets and other management plans
preparing reports, authorizing the release of information, and handling public relations activities
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).