Fire Officer I
NJ IMS Level II (ICS-300)
IS 700 and 800
NWCG Strike Team/Taskforce Leader (or equivalent)
NWCG Staging Area Manager (or equivalent)
NWCG Status Check In Recorder (or equivalent)
Five Years as Certified Firefighter I
Current or Past Lieutenant or Above
Must be sponsored by current Fire Department due to insurance issues.
Access to Maps or Mapping
In County Responses
Two Predetermined Strike Team / Taskforce Leaders
Backup / Aide
Out of County Responses
County Fire Coordinator to select
In County Emergency Response to be handled as normal dispatch
Out of County Responses / Prearranged events will use the Global Connect Communicator.
Fire Coordinators to compile list of Strike Team/ Task Force Leaders.
When need arises for Strike Team / Task Force Leaders the Fire Coordinator will activate the Global Connect Service.
Each Leader will receive a phone call asking them if they are available.
Fire Coordinator will then review who is available and make assignments based on geographic and operational need.
Use approved Radio Terminology
Out of County
Contact appropriate County Dispatch Center
“Camden County from Burlington County Ladder Strike Team A”