Southern California Edison
Kyle Gordon is a Fire Management officer for Southern California Edison. His background includes 7 years with he USFS as a firefighter/ EMT on both a hotshot crew and engine crew. After his time as a firefighter, Kyle entered an apprenticeship program with the IBEW (International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers) and earned Journeyman Lineman Status. Kyle worked as a lineman for approximately 8 years. His unique experience as a lineman and firefighter has led to Kyle’s current position as a Fire Management Officer with SCE. At SCE Fire Management, Kyle bridges the gap between the IMT and SCE. There he serves as the agency representative on large-scale incidents, and coordinates firefighter, public, and employee safety as it relates to working near powerlines, initial attack response, and restoration efforts. When not working on fires, Kyle and the SCE Fire Management team engage with fire department all over Southern California building and maintaining key relationships. They also provide electrical safety for first responders training to approximately 600 first responders a year.