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Volunteer Firefighters are emergency response professionals who protect people and their property from fire, smoke, and other related threats. Tasks highlighted on example resumes of Volunteer Firefighters include responding to emergency calls regarding fire and vehicle accidents, performing search and rescue of victims during fire drills and simulations, and cleaning and maintaining firefighting equipment. Volunteer Firefighters' resumes should show the successful completion of a fire academy program or apprenticeship at the entry level, otherwise an undergraduate or graduate degree is required for advancement.

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Volunteer Firefighter

Participated in community relation events

  • Supervised team of firefighters
  • Worked and excelled in highly stressful environments
  • Provided excellent customer service to members of the community
  • Mentored and trained new hires
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Public Relations
Art & Science
2

Volunteer Firefighter

Active member responding to 911 emergencies. Attend all drills, trainings, and meetings. Trainings and types of calls include EMS, Firefighting, Hazardous materials, Water Rescue, and Vehicle Extrication.

  • Actively assist in training of all department members in technical rope skills and bail out rope systems.
  • Qualified driver and motor pump operator for fire engine.
  • Served as a New York State E.M.T. for three years.
Candidate Info
46
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Liberal Arts
3

Bettendorf Volunteer Firefighter

Communicated effectively both orally and in writing

  • Understood and carried out verbal and written instructions during high levels of stress
  • Obtained and maintained certification for [company name] 100, 200 and 700 training, Fire Fighter 1, Ice Rescue and Hazardous Materials
  • Met medical and physical agility standards
  • Analyzed and coped with a variety of emergency situations calmly, effectively and quickly to aid in emergency efforts
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
4

Volunteer Firefighter/first Responder

Responded to all assigned calls in an appropriate and efficient manner.

  • Worked collaboratively with other healthcare professionals.
  • Assessed, treated and transported individuals using proper techniques, resources and equipment.
  • Upheld highest standard of patient care and professionalism.
  • Maintained ambulance and equipment in a clean, organized and response-ready mode.
  • Provided health care related services such as checking vital signs and securing patients on gurney
  • Maintained files and emergency reports.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Medical Billing And Coding
5

Volunteer Firefighter

  • Won the 2006 Firefighter of the year award for [company name]
  • Provided leadership, instruction, and supervision
  • Certified Firefighter 1 and 2
  • Certified in Firefighter Assist and Search Team (F.A.S.T) operations
  • Certified in the use of vehicle extrication tools
  • Certified in low angle rope rescue
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
Biological
6

Volunteer Firefighter

Perform effectively in high pressure, fast moving situations to protect lives and property

  • Serve on call 24 hours, 7 days a week; participate in training drills and department meetings
  • Advise the Junior Firefighters (age 12-18) organization, instructing drills and meetings
  • Pass Primary, Essential, and Hazardous Materials classes
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Communications
7

Volunteer Firefighter

Responded to emergency calls regarding fire and vehicle accidents

  • Performed search and rescue of victims during fire drills and simulations
  • Performed cleaning and maintenance of firefighting equipment
  • Trained in emergency medical care including first-aid and CPR
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Communication Arts, Humanities, Literature
Liberal Arts
8

Volunteer Firefighter

Protection of life and property by combating, extinguishing and preventing fires.

  • Training for and participating in anticipated firefighting duties.
  • Provide emergency care for sick and injured persons.
  • Engage in fire prevention activities on assigned shifts.
  • Conduct routine maintenance of fire apparatus.
  • Drill and train weekly or biweekly in new firefighting techniques and practices.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Fire Science
9

Volunteer Firefighter

Report as requested to emergency scenes to various provide support services, including SCBA bottle fill, staging, rehab, gross decontamination, lighting and traffic control

  • Support all efforts with regard to fire, mass casualty incident, natural disaster, environmental disaster or Act of God
  • Support the efforts of Fire Prevention, Public Education and Injury Prevention Programs
  • Support the efforts of the Community Relations programs
  • When needed, fulfill the role of support staff at emergency, non-emergency or service call responses
  • Successfully complete periodic reviews and exams
  • As required, ride with shift personnel and assist in scene security and safety
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Fire Science
10

Volunteer Firefighter

  • Preservation of life and property through mitigation of fires, disasters, and medical emergencies.
  • Develop education and skills through continual active on-duty service, and training.
  • Kentucky State/IFSAC Certified Firefighter 1 & 2, HazMat Operations, Confined Space Rescue
  • Certified American Heart Association Instructor - CPR/AED/First Aid
  • Valedictorian - Jefferson County Fire Service Recruit Class #10
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Electronics Engineering Technology

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