Motivated to make an impact in your community? Always wonder what it'd be like to work at a fire department? The City of Westfield, Indiana is seeking a Fire Services Data Analyst. This position is in the Westfield Fire Department – an organization with a long history of excellence and innovation. The WFD, often on the leading edge of industry best practices and programs, is looking for a data analyst who can leverage accurate, reliable information to help the leadership team make data-driven decisions.
The Fire Services Data Analyst performs analytical and technical duties in support of operations and services of the Fire Department. This role manages multiple records systems and provides reporting solutions and data metrics analysis to inform decision-makers and improve department performance. The Analyst plays a key role in distributing credible information on department activities in a variety of formats to different audiences (department command team, department employees, elected officials, and general public).
EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:
Experience: Three to five years of professional experience in the areas of performance measurement, data analysis and report writing (ex. Crystal, SQL). A combination of these areas is preferred.
Education: Equivalent to a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in computer science, information systems, statistics or a related field required.
SQL-based relational databases, knowledge management procedures, statistical analysis tools, business intelligence and data visualization software. Microsoft Access and Excel are also highly desirable.
Previous use of Firehouse software (or other fire service records management system) is preferred.
Previous knowledge of/exposure to the fire service, GIS (ESRI products), Emergency Services Operations (ESO) products, Target Solutions, and fire reporting systems (RMS) is preferred.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour