Professional Firefighter Resume Samples

A Professional Firefighter responds to emergencies and protects people, the environment, and property from all types of accidents and emergencies. Working closely with the local community to increase the level of fire safety awareness, they help prevent fires and accidents from happening. A well-drafted Professional Firefighter Resume mentions the following core duties – responding immediately and safely to emergency calls, and requests; attending emergency incidents including fires, road accidents, floods, and spillage of dangerous substances; minimizing distress and suffering, cleaning up and checking the site after dealing with an incident, taking time to become familiar with local streets, roads, and buildings; inspecting and maintaining the appliance and its equipment, and maintaining the level of physical fitness necessary to carry out all the duties.

Apart from physical fitness, the following skills are as well needed – strong communication skills, integrity, composure, and a reassuring mannerism, the ability to follow given instructions; confidence and resilience; sound judgment, and quick-reacting skills, and an interest in promoting community safety, and risk prevention. Physical attributes and personal qualities are more vital than academic qualification, though a good general education is required. A valid license from the country is as well needed.

Professional Firefighter Resume example

Professional Firefighter Resume

Summary : Professional Firefighter is Investigating cause and origin of fires, interviews victims and witnesses. Attending court hearings/trials and provide testimony as necessary. Instructing classes. Developing lesson plans and programs regarding fire service training and other public safety topics.

Skills : Management, Budgeting, Training, Anatomy And Physiology, Marketing, Event Planning, Event Management, Public Relations, Public Speaking.

Description :

    1. Drove/operated of fire apparatus in a safe, expedient manner.
    2. Cleaned/maintained of fire stations.
    3. Fired suppression, inspections, and public education.
    4. Used of various small hand tools, power tools, and extrication equipment.
    5. Used of various hand held metering devices.
    6. Communicated with public through call taking and alarm response.
    7. Inspected and maintained equipment utilized in emergency operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.B.A. In Accounting


Professional Firefighter Resume

Summary : Professional Firefighter with 9 years of experience in scheduling classes, and curricula and reviews results of training for employees. Writing training announcements and program summaries. Experienced as a Safety and Training Coordinator, which included monthly safety meetings with each department.

Skills : Helicopter Pilot, Graphic Design.

Description :

    1. Performed suppression, salvage and overhaul during fire events Provide first response .
    2. Managed of assigned personnel, apparatus issues, station supply and budgetary items.
    3. Directed and supervised personnel on fire and medical emergency incidents.
    4. Maintained and updated personnel training records and certifications.
    5. Provided personnel training for departmental rules and regulations, as well as required state and federal safety and terrorism response training which include NFPA (National Fire Protection Agency), FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency), MOSHA (Maryland Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) requirements.
    6. Scheduled and conducted fire inspections for residential, commercial, and high-hazard occupancies for compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.
    7. Ensured that station facilities meet or exceed all local and federal safety regulations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Emergency Management


Professional Firefighter Resume

Summary : Professional Firefighter is Developing brochures, transparencies, and other audio/visual aids for training. Reviewing and evaluating various commercial training resources to determine their suitability for use in state training programs. Preparing and explaining course lesson plans, updates, and revises existing lesson plans.

Skills : FLASH, HTML5, HTML, PHP, CSS, LINUX, MYSQL, JavaScript, JOOMLA.

Description :

    1. Conducted probationary and merit evaluations for station personnel.
    2. Counselled station personnel and take appropriate disciplinary action as directed by departmental orders, rules and procedures.
    3. Coordinated and verified use of leave and sick leave for station personnel.
    4. Operated emergency response apparatus.
    5. Fired Inspector Responsible for the following inspection duties: All types of existing occupancy structures for safety and fire code regulations.
    6. Determined and posted capacity certificates for large assembly occupancies.
    7. Conducted inspections of residential and commercial new construction for compliance with local, state, and federal regulations, Issue infraction warnings and citations for fire code violations.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  7-10 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Management
                  Education
                  Education
                  BA

                  Professional Firefighter Resume

                  Summary : Professional Firefighter is Observing professional firefighter duties in the performance of firefighting and the provision of emergency medical services. Attending emergency events, and gains knowledge of related duties. Gaining knowledge of department standards, policies and procedures.

                  Skills : Ruby, Python, Red Hat, Java, .Net.

                  Description :

                    1. Received and investigated citizens' complaints to ensure fire code and safety regulations are adhered to, Investigate and respond to reports of hazardous materials incidents.
                    2. Maintained records and certifications for buildings within assigned area.
                    3. Responded to both fire and medical emergencies while assigned to various fire stations throughout Prince George's County, MD.
                    4. Developed qualifications for Firefighter position.
                    5. Received training and instruction in firefighting, rescue techniques, emergency medical procedures and medical lifesaving, handling of hazardous materials.
                    6. Attended classes.
                    7. Completed physical training.
                              Years of Experience
                              Experience
                              7-10 Years
                              Experience Level
                              Level
                              Management
                              Education
                              Education
                              High School Diploma

                              Professional Firefighter Resume

                              Headline : Professional Firefighter is Assisting with developing strategies to develop program training & evaluation goals, objectives, and action plans. Designing and conducting training courses - both cognitive and psychomotor. Maintaining education files and required reports, following departmental regulations. Preparing and explaining course lesson plans, updates, and revises existing lesson plans.

                              Skills : Marketing, Web Development, Video Production.

                              Description :

                                1. Gained knowledge of equipment and equipment operations, rescue materials and supplies.
                                2. Provided protection for various protected.
                                3. Conducted criminal investigations pertaining to financial obligations of the United States.
                                4. Planned and implemented security designs for National Special Security Events.
                                5. Evaluated certification standards and regulations to prepare and maintain statewide procedures, planning, development, and design of Firefighter and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) programs and curricula used to educate providers within the State of New Hampshire following nationally accepted education principles and accreditation requirements.
                                6. Administered and analyzed plans to revise and develop statewide training and implement policies and procedures. 
                                7. Evaluated training programs, testing, and competency-based assessments to measure efficacy, reliability, and validity of such and ensure appropriate and compliant alignment with national accreditation.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    High School Diploma

                                    Professional Firefighter Resume

                                    Objective : Professional Firefighter with 5 years of experience in Maintaining an awareness of new equipment, procedures, trends and advances in the profession; participating in physical fitness training, training drills and other continuing education activities; and attending shift meetings, workshops and seminars as appropriate.

                                    Skills : Planning, Firefighter.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Developed methodologies for evaluating the cost-effectiveness, goals, and objectives of statewide training to enhance and improve education and delivery systems management based on industry standards, learning environment accessibility, technological advancements, and emerging trends. 
                                      2. Provided testimony to commissions and committees in support of proposed programs and curricula as needed.
                                      3. Oversaw and directed the research and analysis of external programs and courses to elicit information used in planning, implementing, and evaluating the effectiveness of New Hampshire's educational Firefighter and EMS programs. 
                                      4. Analyzed and developed plans used in revising and developing training policies and procedures relevant to the evaluation of Division curriculum, testing, and competency-based assessments.
                                      5. Reviewed recommendations on training development standards and improvements and confers with industry officials to evaluate curriculum content, delivery of instruction, and gather post-training feedback with Division staff and relevant subject matter experts to ensure effective administration, delivery, and design of ongoing educational programs.
                                      6. Analyzed established curriculum content periodically to determine the need for revision stemming from actions by external sources such as legislative changes, committee or commission determinations, national standard changes, and other stakeholder input.
                                      7. Assigned and prioritized the workload to Division subgroups to ensure courses and materials are updated accurately and timely.
                                                          Years of Experience
                                                          Experience
                                                          2-5 Years
                                                          Experience Level
                                                          Level
                                                          Executive
                                                          Education
                                                          Education
                                                          High School Diploma

                                                          Professional Firefighter Resume

                                                          Objective : Professional Firefighter is Performing general maintenance tasks necessary to keep vehicles, buildings, quarters, apparatus, equipment and tools in operable condition, which may include inspecting/testing equipment, replacing fluids, greasing equipment, replacing parts, washing/cleaning equipment, cleaning quarters, or grounds maintenance; monitoring equipment operations to maintain efficiency and safety; and reporting faulty equipment for necessary maintenance work.

                                                          Skills : Planning, Equipment Assistant.

                                                          Description :

                                                            1. Developed and prepared metrics and reports on curriculum performance for use by leadership in decision-making and submission to the Fire Standards and Training Commission according to established timelines to ensure the efficacy of educational programs and support ongoing accreditation standards.
                                                            2. Kept apparatus, equipment, tools, and protective clothing in a clean and serviceable condition.
                                                            3. Responded to emergencies as required.
                                                            4. Suppressed fires and takes necessary precautions to prevent rekindling.
                                                            5. Exercised caution to avoid unnecessary damage or loss of property to include injury to them self and other personnel.
                                                            6. Protected, at the scene of a fire, all evidence indicating the fire's cause.
                                                            7. Wearied protective clothing when participating in fires or hazardous situations and/or as directed by higher authority.
                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                      Experience
                                                                      2-5 Years
                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                      Level
                                                                      Executive
                                                                      Education
                                                                      Education
                                                                      Diploma

                                                                      Professional Firefighter Resume

                                                                      Objective : Professional Firefighter is assisting in preparing apparatus for subsequent emergencies and in testing personal equipment, hoses/pumps, and other tools and apparatus; and ensures the emergency medical service equipment is properly stocked and operational. Maintaining a comprehensive, current knowledge and awareness of applicable regulations, policies and procedures.

                                                                      Skills : Operational Skills, Testing.

                                                                      Description :

                                                                        1. Collaborated with Division personnel to plan, organize and implement professional development training for staff and instructors.
                                                                        2. Served as a liaison with all visiting committees, the FTSC Curriculum Sub-Committee, secondary and post-secondary institutions (SNHU, Granite State College, UNH, and the Community College System of New Hampshire).
                                                                        3. Cleaned apparatus and equipment. Cleaned the station.
                                                                        4. Attended and completed all training as required.
                                                                        5. Performed all duties related to fire rescue, including connecting and carrying fire hoses, carrying and setting up ladders, directing water and chemicals on burning structures, vegetation, vehicles and other objects. Ventilated buildings and conducts salvage operations.
                                                                        6. Rescued persons trapped in cars, burning buildings and other places.
                                                                        7. Responded to emergency medical situations. Administers medications.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  2-5 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Diploma

                                                                                  Professional Firefighter Resume

                                                                                  Objective : Professional Firefighter is responding to a variety of emergency calls requiring the administration of basic first aid and medical treatment. Maintaining a state of readiness/preparation for emergency response; checks/maintains stock of equipment and supplies on fire vehicles and in fire station; re-loads equipment and apparatus following response to emergency calls.

                                                                                  Skills : Emergency Assistant, Loading.

                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                    1. Made inspections for electrical equipment. 
                                                                                    2. Responded to gas leaks.
                                                                                    3. Effectively communicated with citizens and all levels of employees in order to provide information regarding fire and emergency medical functions and responsibilities.
                                                                                    4. Read and reviewed such items as professional journals and publications and legislative data. 
                                                                                    5. Computed formulas for determining water pressure. 
                                                                                    6. Wrote such items as reports and memos. 
                                                                                    7. Skilled in the operation of various fire and emergency medical apparatus as well as basic office equipment.
                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                      2-5 Years
                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                      Level
                                                                                      Executive
                                                                                      Education
                                                                                      Education
                                                                                      GED

                                                                                      Professional Firefighter Resume

                                                                                      Objective : Professional Firefighter is Providing protection of life and property; suppressing, controls and extinguishes fires; performing search, rescue, extrication of victims, and forcible entries; assisting individuals from burning structures; establishing openings in buildings for entrance, ventilation, or salvage; ventilating smoke and gas from buildings; performing salvage operations such as throwing salvage covers, sweeping water, and removing debris; assisting with cleanup activities.

                                                                                      Skills : Cleaning, Protection Assistant.

                                                                                      Description :

                                                                                        1. Attended training sessions as required to gain skills and knowledge regarding department operations, job performance, and policies, procedures, rules and regulations.
                                                                                        2. Read professional literature and training materials.
                                                                                        3. Completed tests and skilled assessments.
                                                                                        4. Obtained and maintained professional affiliations.
                                                                                        5. Responds to emergency calls for fire suppression, medical assistance, hazardous materials incidents, motor vehicle accidents, natural disasters, explosions, bomb threats, downed power lines, and other emergency situations.
                                                                                        6. Responded to instructions from dispatcher.
                                                                                        7. Contacted appropriate related agencies as needed.
                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                            0-2 Years
                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                            Entry Level
                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                            GED