|Profession||Skills Required||Duties Performed|
|Crime Scene Investigator
- Coordination: Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
- Service Orientation: Actively looking for ways to help people.
- Equipment Maintenance: Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
- Identify, compare, classify, and file fingerprints using systems such as Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) or the Henry Classification System.
- Obtain summary of incident from officer in charge at crime scene, taking care to avoid disturbing evidence.
- Gather, analyze, correlate, or evaluate information from a variety of resources, such as law enforcement databases.
- Negotiation: Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.
- Speaking: Talking to others to convey information effectively.
- Writing: Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
- Inspect liquefied petroleum installations, storage containers, and transportation and delivery systems for compliance with fire laws.
- Serve court appearance summonses or condemnation notices on parties responsible for violations of fire codes, laws, and ordinances.
- Conduct internal investigation to determine negligence and violation of laws and regulations by fire department employees.
|Fire Prevention Specialist
- Installation: Installing equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
- Systems Evaluation: Identifying measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct performance, relative to the goals of the system.
- Mathematics: Using mathematics to solve problems.
- Compile and report meteorological data, such as temperature, relative humidity, wind direction and velocity, and types of cloud formations.
- Patrol assigned areas, looking for forest fires, hazardous conditions, and weather phenomena.
- Inspect forest tracts and logging areas for fire hazards such as accumulated wastes or mishandling of combustibles, and recommend appropriate fire prevention measures.