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Firefighters are first responders who protect others in dangerous situations, such as fires, vehicle accidents, and water rescues. Responsibilities highlighted on example resumes of Firefighters include participating in general firefighter duties, including responding to fires and emergencies of medical and automobile-related natures, as well as to smoke and carbon monoxide alarm-related situations. Those interested in becoming Firefighters must be at least 18 years old and have a high school diploma listed on their resumes. Applicants must also take the entrance fire exam, though some choose to attend college first to learn more about the career.

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Firefighter

  • Respond to fire alarms and extinguishes fire
  • Acquired and retained a thorough knowledge of the City, including streets, buildings, water supply, unusual hazards and related items
  • Performed various public information or education tasks.
  • Entered inspection, training, fire and emergency medical service calls into the records management systems.
  • Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with city policies and procedures
  • Followed city-wide safety policy and practices and adheres to responsibilities concerning safety prevention, reporting and monitoring as outlined in the City's Safety Handbook.
  • Abide by standard SOP's and SOG's.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
Commercial Arts
12

Volunteer Firefighter

Responds to emergency calls requesting assistance for fires and other emergencies

  • Handles routine custodial maintenance of the fire department equipment (such as oxygen breathing equipment, resuscitation equipment, etc., apparatus and quarters.
  • Performs duties as outlined in firefighting procedure for the suppression of fires such as: lying of lines, rising of ladders, ventilation, forcible entry, etc.
  • Operates pumping engine so that water pressure in the hose and nozzle is maintained for the most efficient operation, inspects pumping engine during operation to avoid preventable shutdowns.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Environmental Engineering
13

Firefighter

Provide Emergency Services to the citizens and visitors of the [company name]

  • Provide emergency services to the citizens and visitors of Greensboro.
  • Participate in and instruct daily shift training.
  • Assist with station and apparatus maintenance.
  • Provide public fire education to the public including station tours, smoke detector installation, and pre-incident surveys.
  • Other duties as assigned by commanding officer.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BA
Fire And Emergency Services Administration
14

Firefighter

Firefighter duties include but are not limited to fire suppression in structural as well as wildland environments and emergencies medical services and vehicles accidents under highly stressful emergency conditions.

  • Perform daily checks on the engine and equipment, cleaning facilities, vehicles, and the grounds, helping prepare meals for the station.
  • Participated in training; including but not limited to, wildland hose lays, mobile attack, search and rescue, lowering and raising ladders, and cutting hand line.
  • As a firefighter important duties were to stay physically fit so we would hike, run and lift weights every day.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Medical Technician
Fire Technology
15

Professional Firefighter/emt

Professional Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician for the second largest city in MD.

  • Demonstrated ability to operate in a fast-paced, high-stress, dynamic work environment.
  • Worked closely with U.S. Coast Guard and Maryland State Police.
  • Certified ocean rescue swimmer - Member OCFD water rescue team.
Candidate Info
11
months in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Business Administration - Management
Economics
16

Wildland Firefighter / Hotshot Crewmember

  • Performed wildland fire suppression duties
  • Maintained tools, vehicles and equipment
  • Attended as well as instructed training courses
  • Worked with various computer programs
  • Operated pneumatic and electric tools
  • Supervised chainsaw operations
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
General, Forestry
General/fire
17

Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician (emt)

Established a relationship with members of the community by serving in a public service capacity.

  • Served on an engine company with a primary purpose of fire suppression (volunteer) and also served on a rescue squad
  • Developed and implemented a precept and training system for new volunteers joining the rescue squad.
  • Completed training and assessments to obtain and maintain certifications in Firefighter I and Firefighter II as well as a RI
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
18

Firefighter

Respond to any incident concerning public safety.

  • Use of various types of fire fighting apparatus.
  • Familiar with Fire alarm systems.
  • Completed mandatory 86 hour NYS Firefighter 1 course
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
Aviation Studies
19

Volunteer Emt/firefighter

As a Firefighter serve the community by responding to a wide variety of situations

  • As an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT) respond to emergency calls to provide efficient and immediate care to the critically ill and injured.
  • Perform basic and advanced patient assessments
  • Interpret limited histories and used physical examinations to identify potential underlying critical issues
  • Monitor patients for changes, and review and revise plans accordingly
  • Inspect the vehicle, medical supplies and equipment during downtime
  • Demonstrate high standard of performance, including teamwork, communication and compassion
  • Strictly protect the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Biology
Medical Services
20

Firefighter II

Responds to all fire and EMS alarms for assistance in fire, medical and trauma emergencies.

  • Perform emergency diagnostic and treatment procedures, such as suctioning, airway management, and heart monitoring.
  • Works well in fast paced, quick thinking environment.
  • Transport patients to appropriate facility depending on their nature of illness of mechanism of injury.
  • Operates ambulance in the proper way following all road guidelines
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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