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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 emergency calls in the Augusta Richmond County area for all emergencies

  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles
  • Maintain strict standards for personal protective equipment
  • Daily check fire apparatus and equipment
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
22

Firefighter Candidate

  • Trained to National Firefighter Professional Association 1001 Standards and the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress at the South Carolina Fire Academy.
  • Trained in fire codes and regulations for buildings and sprinkler systems, and in fire science apparatus and fire spreading in various types of buildings.
  • Trained in basic life support and extrications.
  • Received several certifications.
  • Required to participate in the cross fit based training regimen.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
International Business
23

Volunteer Firefighter/emt

A commitment to serve, willingness to learn, and desire to serve the community.

  • Completion of New York State Firefighter training programs.
  • Volunteer a minimum of 20 hrs per month.
  • Respond to emergency alarms during duty shifts.
  • Attend and participate in weekly training drills.
  • Attend monthly department meetings and occasional special events.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Policy Analysis & Management
MS
Health Services Administration
24

Firefighter

Perform the duties of a certified firefighter.

  • Perform firefighting, rescue, and hazardous materials operations.
  • Respond to medical emergencies as a first responder
  • Perform preventative maintenance on vehicles and fire department equipment.
  • Operate fire apparatus when responding to emergencies as a qualified driver-operator.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
25

Lead Firefighter (military)

Responsible for the training and development of enlisted soldiers

  • Working directly with the Army's Department of Emergency Services and Fort Campbell Fire and Emergency Services to assist with integration with Department of Defense Firefighter and [company name] Military Firefighter.
  • Worked to control and extinguish structural fire by operating hoses, ladders and hydrants on the Department of Defense's Fort Campbell Military Reservation.
  • Mitigated as a team all types Military Aircraft emergencies.
  • Responded to all types of Medical emergencies to include child birth, cardiac arrest.
  • Responded to hazardous Materials spills to include JP-8 spills, natural gas leaks
  • Daily Firefighting Apparatus Checks to include all extrication equipment
  • In charge of 6 Military Firefighter Personnel
  • Responsible for $1.3 Million worth of equipment for turn in or transfer.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
Firefihter Apprenticeship
Military Police Operations
26

Firefighter

  • Respond to fire, medical, and other emergency alarms.
  • Operate equipment and assist in the suppression of fires, medical emergencies, and in the protection of life, property, and the environment.
  • Clean up and perform salvage operations after fires.
  • Assist in maintaining and caring for fire apparatus, equipment, fire station, and grounds.
  • Attend scheduled training and drills.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
27

Firefighter

  • First responder at medical emergency calls, performing rescue and first aid as needed
  • Save lives and property through fire suppression, education, and prevention activities
  • Respond to fire calls, and extinguish or control fires as a member of a team
  • Operate firefighting vehicles and equipment, maintain equipment, and facilities
  • Provide fire safety programs for commercial and industrial employees.
  • Provide community relations on fire prevention and education
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BA
Business Management, ?cum
28

Firefighter/emt-i

Provide fire suppression when deemed necessary

  • Effectively uses life saving techniques such as extricating victims from vehicles, aircraft, cave-ins, collapsed buildings or other entrapments and using rescue harnesses, ropes, backboards and other equipment to save potential victims
  • Performs thorough patient evaluation and intervenes with appropriate medical care for persons requiring assistance
  • Inspects buildings for fire prevention and hazardous materials code violations or potential hazards on a routine basis.
  • Inspects alarms, hydrants, sprinkler systems, and standpipe systems for operational use.
  • Participates in training drills and course work to enhance job-related skills and abilities.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
29

Firefighter

Graduated from MA State Call Firefighter Academy, Certified Firefighter I and II

  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider C.P.R.
  • Provide life safety to the public.
  • Responsible for preventing and suppressing fires.
  • Maintain all apparatus and equipment.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Business Marketing
30

Firefighter

I was an active and Dedicated Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician for over 28 years with the Chicago Fire Department. My duties included many challenging tasks unimaginable to the public. I successfully achieved these duties while putting my own life to the test and maintaining a great attitude. The satisfaction is hard to explain.

  • Certified Fire Fighter I & II
  • EMT-B Certified in ILL
  • Hazardous Materials First responder- Operations
  • Hazardous Material Operations (40 hrs)
  • Terrorism- Basic Concepts (16hrs)
  • Driver certified
  • Unit Performance Awards
  • Certificate of Appreciation
Candidate Info
42
years in
workforce
28
years
at this job
Pre Med

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