Fire Service Personnel Management / Edition 1

Fire Service Personnel Management / Edition 1

by Steven T. Edwards
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130128856

ISBN-13: 9780130128850

Pub. Date: 12/20/1999

Publisher: Pearson Education

Unique in focus and content, this book explores the basic concepts of public personnel management as they apply specifically to the fire service environment and circumstances. Reflecting the author's extensive experience as a fire chief of a large fire department and a state fire training director, it features insights, discussions, and real-world examples that fire

Overview

Unique in focus and content, this book explores the basic concepts of public personnel management as they apply specifically to the fire service environment and circumstances. Reflecting the author's extensive experience as a fire chief of a large fire department and a state fire training director, it features insights, discussions, and real-world examples that fire service personnel will recognize and relate to instantly. Overview of Personnel Management. Workforce Issues of the 21st Century. Legal Issues. Job Analysis and Design. Fire Service Recruitment. Selection for Employment and Promotion. Training and Development. Performance Appraisal. Discipline. Health and Safety. Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining. For practicing and prospective fire service personnel managers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130128850
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
12/20/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.53(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

About the Author v
Preface vi
Acknowledgements viii
Overview of Personnel Management
1(18)
Workforce Issues of the Twenty-First Century
19(16)
Legal Issues
35(22)
Job Analysis and Design
57(18)
Fire Service Recruitment
75(16)
Selection for Employment and Promotion
91(26)
Training and Development
117(26)
Performance Appraisal
143(22)
Discipline
165(20)
Health and Safety
185(30)
Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining
215(28)
Productivity and Performance
243(17)
Index 260

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