Fire Fighter Resume Samples

A Firefighter is responsible for responding to fire and other emergency accident services wherein risks are posed to people or properties. A well-drafted Firefighter Resume indicate the following duties and tasks – using sophisticated firefighting equipment to stop fire and rescue life/property; inspecting and enforcing safety standards in residential and commercial properties; working with police and ambulance service personnel; checking and maintaining the firefighting equipment, hydraulics and water supplies; inspecting fire or accident spot, and participating in fire drills.

Whatever may be the field of work, the firefighters are supposed to depict the following skills – knowledge of CPR and first aid methods; great physical strength and stamina, the ability to dress and move quickly, working knowledge of firefighting equipment and apparatus; and willingness to adhere to safety guidelines. National minimum entry pre-requisite is a high school diploma and good unaided eyesight and hearing.

Firefighter Resume

Objective : Accomplished Firefighter with outstanding work ethic. Exceptional skills in leadership, managing stressful situations and operating tools and equipment. Regarded for the ability to achieve outstanding results with the highest degree of expertise and professionalism. Areas Of Expertise CDL Class-A with T, X. Great Communication Skills, Clean MVR, Strong Interpersonal Skills, Time-Management, Self-Motivated, Safety Training / Education, Haz-Mat Technician / Incident Commander.

Skills : Troubleshooting, Team Building, Lesson Planning, Security, Leadership Training, Mechanic, Problem Resolution, Fire Safety, Forklift Operator

Description :

  • Performing structural firefighting duties on a large installation with predominantly large multistoried buildings and congested industrial/storage and distribution areas.
  • Responding to fire alarms and combating fire requiring the full range of firefighting duties involving structures, equipment, and other facilities.
  • Operating pump, foam generators, hoses, and nozzles and turrets to combat fires and maintain the safety of crew members.
  • Operating firefighting tools and equipment to extinguish fires and protect life and property.
  • Complying with health, safety, and environmental rules and procedures and perform work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment.
  • Performing operational checks/maintenance on trucks and equipment to ensure operational readiness.
  • Inspecting buildings for hazardous conditions and compliance to fire code standards.
  • Conducting pre-fire planning to become familiar with structure layout, fire hazards, and location of fixed fire protection systems.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science


Firefighter/EMT Resume

Summary : Firefighter/EMT with 28 plus years of experience and an objective is to provide the highest level of emergency services designed to protect the lives, property, and the economic well being of the citizens through the extension of fire prevention, fire control, and public education services. Creative performance enhancer and strategic visionary seeking an organization who values leadership potential which includes social impact, personal and organizational transformation and public relations. Experienced vision implementation, execution, and operation.

Skills : CPR And First Aid, Use Of Hand And Power Tools, Knowledge Of Basic Construction, Operation Of Medium To Heavy Equipment, Knowledge Of Computers.

Description :

  • Responding to fire alarms and other emergency situations or calls for service on an assigned shift.
  • Driving equipment and assisting in the suppression of fires, including rescue, forcible entry, ventilation, overhaul, and salvage work.
  • Assisting in maintaining fire apparatus and equipment, and cleaning fire station and grounds.
  • Assisting in giving emergency fires-aid treatment to sick or injured persons.
  • Participating in continuing training and instruction program by individual study of technical material and attendance at scheduled drills and classes.
  • Attending training sessions and participates in demonstrations as required.
  • Supervising in the work of extinguishing fires and the performance of related life and property protection.
  • Directing the activities of the fire company in training in all phases of firefighting, rescue, and resuscitation.
  • Instructing in training programs and drills, directing fire prevention inspections within the fire district.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
MS in Emergency Management


Volunteer Firefighter Resume

Summary : Highly trained Volunteer Firefighter, working in high paced ever changing the environment; pursuing employment within an organization, which to apply skill sets obtained over the last 17 years. Strong Knowledge of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) And Regional Protocols. Familiar with NAVOSH And OSHA policies and procedures. Knowledge And use Of NEC, NFPA, ICC, And IFC as used in fire safety and code enforcement. Seeking an opportunity to work in a stimulating and challenging environment while pursuing career goals.

Skills : Advanced BLS, Self Defense, Defensive Tactics, Master In Martial Arts, Firefighter, Bridge/heavy Equipment Operating

Description :

  • Responded as a first responder to structure fires, medical emergencies, hazardous material emergencies, technical rescues, and other hazardous conditions.
  • Served as Attendant-In-Charge (AIC) of an ambulance, where I was responsible for both basic life support and advanced life support of patients.
  • Performed associated duties including training, pre-incident planning, fire safety inspections, public education, equipment maintenance, and facility maintenance.
  • Operated emergency vehicles, fire suppression systems, portable equipment, and tech rescue/ extrication tools.
  • Trained in building construction, building codes, building inspections, with knowledge and use of NFPA standards, international code council, national electric code, and international fire code.
  • Utilized Firehouse software and Microsoft Office to complete and maintain reports.
  • Initiated business contacts and networks, solicited business Ads, and raised department funding.
  • Represented department in community and educational settings, provided presentations on fire and general safety practices, and increased community awareness.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Freelancer
Education
Education
Diploma

Firefighter/EMT/Dispatcher Resume

Objective : Aircraft and Diploma with over 3 years of experience in ascending roles ranging from Firefighter to Aircraft Firefighter and Rescue Specialist, Training, Safety, and HAZMAT supervisor, and Fire preventions and Protection. Excellent Supervisory / Training skills with the ability to serve as a liaison within the Department, external organizations and to the community. To obtain a position that will allow me to utilize the skills obtained through my educational and work experience within the public safety field.

Skills : Bilingual- Spanish, And English, Excellent Performance In Emergency Situation, Proficient With Computers And Microsoft Office

Description :

  • Responded to calls for emergency medical services, and rendered first aid.
  • Performed salvage operations such as throwing salvage covers, sweeping water and removing debris.
  • Cleaned and inspected equipment and apparatus after returning from a fire.
  • Inspected equipment and apparatus and notified the superior officer of any defects.
  • Made minor repairs to equipment and apparatus, performed routine preventative maintenance tasks, and kept records of such action.
  • Kept fire station, equipment, and grounds in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Acquired and retained a thorough knowledge of the city, including streets, buildings, water supply, unusual hazards, and related items.
  • Entered inspection, training and (on occasion) fire and emergency medical service call into the records management systems.
  • 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.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Firefighter/First Responder Resume

Summary : Experienced, self-motivated, critically thinking Emergency Services professional with over 22 years as a Firefighter. Served with honor, integrity, dedication, and commitment, while preserving the safety and well-being of the citizens. Experienced, creative, pragmatic, pro-active problem solver in any situation. Organized and attentive to detail, with demonstrated time management skills. A dynamic, energetic, dependable and strong team member, with the proven inter-personal ability and willingness to learn. To obtain a position that will motivate and challenge me as well as utilize my leadership skills. I seek employment with a company that offers opportunities for advancement based on an excellent performance.

Skills : Professional Crisis Management Training, CPR Training, First Aid Training, Articulate And Good With Public Speaking.

Description :

  • Duties included responding immediately and safely to fires, emergency calls and any request for assistance, in order to safeguard the lives and property of the people by providing fire suppression and emergency medical services under highly stressful emergency conditions.
  • Performed effectively at various incidents including fires, medical emergencies, motor vehicle accidents, storms, bomb/terrorist incidents, hazmat spills and rail and air scenes.
  • Trained extensively for multi-victim decontamination and casualty incidents.
  • Mastered fire engine pump operations to procure and deliver water for various firefighting streams at proper volumes and pressures, troubleshoot capably if and when conditions changed, coordinate operations with other units on the scene, and was the vital communication link between my officer and fire dispatchers.
  • Inspected and maintained the fire engine and equipment on board-assuring it was always fit for duty, and to assist in the testing of all fire hydrants in the district.
  • Undertook drills and training on techniques, operations, use of equipment and related matters daily.
  • Took great pride in maintaining a level of physical fitness necessary to carry out the demanding duties of a firefighter.
  • Maintained close ties with the local community and educated and informed the public to help promote fire safety, by giving talks to school kids and local organizations, and performing building inspections three days a week.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Master Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic Resume

Summary : Seeking the Challenging Position of Firefighter. A highly talented Master Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic with 13 years of experience in all fire suppression duties necessary to save life and property, combating, extinguishing and preventing fires by rapidly and efficiently performing varied duties as required under emergency conditions (frequently involving considerable hazard). Responded to medical emergencies, performed a primary and secondary physical assessment of ill or injured. Responds to alarms and assist in the control of the structural, residential, commercial, industrial, chemical, vehicle, and wild-land fires.

Skills : Loading And Unloading Trailers, Bith Tanker And Van, Driving Fire Apparatus, HVAC, Electrical, Plumbing, Pumps, General Mechanics

Description :

  • Operating motorized firefighting equipment including pumpers, tankers, rescue vehicles, and crash fire vehicles, exercising thorough knowledge of equipment capabilities and installation physical characteristics.
  • Operating pumps, foam generators, valves, ladders, hand tools, power tools, hose lines, self-contained breathing apparatus, and other firefighting equipment to extinguish fires, resolve incidents and protect life and property.
  • Directing others in the operation of alarm room equipment including radios, fire alarm reporting systems, computer-aided dispatch system, and telephones.
  • Control of hazardous substance using specialized protective clothing and control equipment to plug, patch or stop the release.
  • Utilizing hazard and risk assessment techniques to form an incident analysis by surveying the area, materials, containers, weather, research sources, and monitoring equipment.
  • Participating in debriefings and critiques upon completion of hazardous material incident.
  • Monitoring patient vital signs and injuries, while obtaining background medical history.
  • Managing respiratory and cardiac emergencies with treatment that includes Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) And Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).
  • Inspecting administration and office areas, warehouses, storage, assembly, industrial and other occupancies to look for life-threatening and potentially hazardous violations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS in information Technology

Firefighter, Lead Lineman Resume

Summary : Innovative and effective Firefighter, Lead Lineman, a leader at overseeing maintenance systems. Strong leadership, managerial, problem solving and critical thinking skills. Background in Public Safety, Management, and Machine Operations. Firefighter/Paramedic, Versatile, Outgoing, Personable, Energetic, Positive Attitude, Teachable, Hard-working, Dedicated, Dependable.

Skills : Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Security, Fire Safety, Operations, Structural Firefighting, Leadership

Description :

  • Experience in responding to designated military facility emergencies and civilian mutual aid disasters.
  • Routinely practicing search, rescue, and fire suppression operations for structural and aircraft fire, vehicle extrication, medical emergency, hazardous material and other protection of life/property dispatch calls.
  • Regularly drilling in salvage and overhaul operations to minimize damage to endangered facilities, crashed and burning aircraft, crushed vehicles, and chemical, ammunition, and fuel storage sites.
  • Pulling hoses from the truck bed, connecting hoses to hydrant and pump apparatus, operating water charged hose lines of various sizes, and providing medical care within the scope of practice.
  • Maintaining working knowledge of NFPA, OSHA, and army regulations to conduct fire prevention inspections of assigned installation structures, facilities, and airfields.
  • Assessing fires, situations and reporting conditions to superiors in order to receive instructions, using two-way radios.
  • Responding to fire alarms and other calls for assistance, such as automobile and industrial accidents.
  • Moving toward the source of a fire using knowledge of types of fires, construction design, building materials, and physical layout of properties.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
General Education

Firefighter/EMT Resume

Objective : A hardworking, team-spirited, highly motivated Firefighter/EMT, dictated to enhancing the quality of life for citizens. Goal to have a job suitable to the abilities that will bring me satisfaction and to utilize my EMT skills and join a team to assist in emergency situations and help people in need. Seeking a challenging and rewarding position in the field of Fire, Rescue, and EMS, utilizing educational background, training, and previous professional experience.

Skills : CPR, Customer Service, Inventory Management, Personnel Management, Emergency Medical And Hazmat Operations, International Fire Service Accreditation

Description :

  • Performing basic firefighting activities including driving fire apparatus, operating pumps and related equipment, laying hose, and performing fire combat, containment, and extinguishment tasks.
  • Performing salvage operations such as throwing salvage covers, sweeping water, and removing debris.
  • Providing emergency first aid and other assistance as required at emergency rescue scenes.
  • Participating in department fire training sessions, attending classes in firefighting, emergency medical, hazardous materials, and related subjects.
  • Performing general maintenance work in the upkeep of fire facilities and equipment, cleaning and washing walls and floors, caring for grounds around the station, making minor repairs, wash, hanging and drying hose, washing, cleaning, polishing, maintaining and testing the apparatus and equipment.
  • Assisting in developing plans for special assignments such as emergency preparedness, hazardous communications, training programs, firefighting, hazardous materials, and emergency aid activities.
  • Participating in the inspection of buildings, hydrants, and other structures as part of the department's fire prevention program.
  • Presenting programs for the community on fire safety, medical, and injury prevention topics.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification

Rescue Firefighter Resume

Objective : Rescue Firefighter seeking an opportunity to work in a stimulating and challenging environment while pursuing my education and career goals. To further advance in my chosen career in the medical profession and have the opportunity to apply my knowledge and skills attained as a US Air Force Flight Medic to benefit the community for which I will serve.

Skills : Team Builder, Outgoing, Ambitious, Community Oriented, Punctual, Organized, Forward Thinking, Friendly And Responsible, Problem-solving Capabilities, Verbal, And Written Communication

Description :

  • Responsible for maintaining equipment and driver certifications through the continuing education program.
  • Provided sustained fire suppression and protection training for 64 active team members.
  • Performed medical assistance on individuals and worked accidents and protected properties from fire.
  • Worked with the community in a variety of educational, public relations and service programs.
  • Employed appropriate fire fighting and chemical safety apparel and equipment, including turnout gear, helmets, hoods, a belt, and self-contained breathing apparatus.
  • Responded to hazardous materials events/incidents for site management, containment, and assisted in the hazardous materials response team.
  • Cleaned, serviced and ensured the readiness of vehicles, apparatus, hose, equipment, buildings, and grounds.
  • Assisted paramedics in advance life support, lift and place patients on stretchers, load stretchers into ambulances.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Firefighter Resume

Headline : To obtain full-time employment as an EMT Basic. Have been working as a fulltime and volunteer firefighter/ EMT for several years in preparation to join as an EMT. My goal is to become part of an ambulance to expand my knowledge in the medical field, build a family tight bond with co-workers, and fulfilling a true passion of mine to help people.

Skills : Team Building, Military, Leadership Development, Team Management, Inventory Management, Training & Development, Technical Writing, Management

Description :

  • Conducted strategic planning risk assessments as well as fire prevention inspections.
  • Supported safety processes impacted by hazardous material including fuel, ammunition, and poisonous chemicals.
  • Performed all work duties and activities in accordance with city policies and procedures.
  • Entered inspection, training and (on occasion) fire and emergency medical service call into the records management systems.
  • 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.
  • Kept fire station, equipment, and grounds in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Inspected equipment and apparatus and notified the superior officer of any defects.
  • Cleaned and inspected equipment and apparatus after returning from a fire.
  • Generated emergency incident reports and communicates results to staff and management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma