CONSENT AGENDA REQUEST
Sponsor: Board of Supervisors Meeting Date:
Personnel Committee August 11, 2005
Staff Lead: Department:
Janelle Downes, Acting Human Resources Director Human Resources
A Resolution to Establish the Position of Fire Rescue Safety Officer and Add Position Title to the Fauquier County Classification and Compensation Plan
Per the 2003 Fire Rescue Service Plan of the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES), this position need has been identified to service and support many elements of the fire rescue system including, but not limited to, 285 Scott Airpaks, 800 MHz radio programming, Haz-Mat Meters and the Identification Card system. This position was also requested in the FY06 Budget. This position will bring the Department of Fire and Emergency Services into compliance with Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) standards, as well as provide much support to the volunteer personnel. This positionís first line supervisor will be the DFES Captain of the Training Division, who regularly consults with the Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association (VFRA) to identify their service needs.
Requested Action of the Board of Supervisors:
Consider adoption of the attached resolution.
Fiscal Impact Analysis:
Funds will be transferred from Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association to Department of Fire and Emergency Services to cover the personnel costs (salary, benefits, etc).
Identify any other Departments, Organizations or Individuals that would be affected by this request:
Department of Fire and Emergency Services
Volunteer Fire and Rescue Association