• Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
  • Forest fire inspectors and prevention specialists assess outdoor fire hazards.

What do they typically do

  • Search for fire hazards, administer burn permits and monitor controlled burns
  • Ensure that buildings comply with fire codes
  • Test fire alarms, sprinklers, and other fire protection equipment
  • Inspect fuel storage tanks and air compressors
  • Review emergency evacuation plans
  • Maintain fire inspection files and conduct follow-up visits to make sure that infractions do not recur
  • Review building plans with developers
  • Conduct fire and safety education programs

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