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Battalion Chief Salary
in Finland

€56,880 (EUR)

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Last updated: April 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Battalion Chief is €56,880 a year and €27 an hour in Finland. The average salary range for a Battalion Chief is between €40,317 and €70,238. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Finland.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates firefighting activities of battalion of fire companies in municipality.
  • Determines plan of action of fire companies for answering calls in fire, salvage, and rescue operations.
  • Directs inspections of commercial buildings to ensure compliance with fire and safety regulations.
  • Enters fire site during fires to coordinate and supervise fire fighting activities of companies on-site, and reports events to superior, using portable two-way radio.
  • Plans for purchase of new equipment and use of new techniques in rescue, first aid, and firefighting operations.
  • Directs personnel in use of firefighting equipment.
  • Recommends awards for personnel for superior service.
  • Inspects fire stations, equipment, personnel, and records of assigned companies to ensure efficiency and enforcement of departmental regulations.
  • Prepares reports of accidents involving equipment and personnel.
  • Keeps equipment and personnel records.
  • May direct investigation of causes of incendiary and arson cases.
  • May determine cause of fire and appraise amount of fire loss to building and other property.
  • May promote fire prevention activities by organizing and training fire brigades in industrial plants.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
13 %


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