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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
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  • single:
Professional Summary

Strategic Fire Captain eager to apply my knowledge in a new Deputy Chief position. Sound knowledge of all firefighting techniques and different equipment. An excellent problem-solver with quick decision-making skills. Intelligent Fire Captain excited to transition into a new Deputy Chief position. Recognized by citizens, supervisors and the community for quick-thinking, calm and correct response to a multitude of crises and emergencies. Bringing alomst 20 years of hands-on experience in many fireman roles. Experienced Fire Chief offering extensive list of successes building and leading talented teams in training, drills, and high-danger emergency events. Highly committed to safety and continuous provision of quality emergency response. Equipped with strong background overseeing group efforts across diverse facilities ranging in size and complexity.

  • Fire inspection suppression
  • Emergency response procedures
  • Fire response rescue direction
  • Facility and equipment maintenance
  • Fire inspection investigations
  • Staff performance evaluation
  • Emergency Response
  • Firefighting operations
  • Fire protection
  • Quality control guidelines
  • Damage, danger, and loss prevention
  • Site Inspections
  • Maintenance & Repair
  • Critical thinking
  • Teambuilding
Work History
Captain, 07/2018 to Current
Centerline Logistics Bayonne, NJ,
  • Compiled and maintained variety of departmental documentation including log books, run reports, training records, reports of suspected arson, violations of fire codes or ordinances, firefighter timesheets, accident reports, and "close call" reporting.
  • Supervised cleaning and maintenance of buildings, rooms, and equipment.
  • Directed numerous firefighters engaged in extinguishing fires.
  • Inspected apparatus, equipment, grounds and stations for proper order and condition on daily basis.
  • Made daily inspections of facilities and equipment.
  • Led team in fighting fires and exercised considerable judgment in deciding best way to extinguish based on type of fuel and environment.
  • Preserved order and discipline among subordinates and gave assignments and instructions.
  • Responded to emergency medical calls to perform lifesaving procedures and other emergency medical services.
  • Conducted periodic firefighter written performance evaluations and completed written recommendations on probationary firefighters.
  • Maintained and refurbished equipment to improve operational capability.
  • Directed implementation of comprehensive training operations, including drills, inspections, tests, and performance evaluations.
  • Oversaw proper implementation of best practices, policies, and procedures in alignment with regulations and operational needs.
  • Supervised firehouse operations, maintaining inventory and liaising with vendors to secure necessary supplies.
  • Maintained and repaired facilities, equipment and tools to achieve operational readiness, safety and cleanliness.
  • Coordinated, scheduled, and maintained team resources to achieve top levels of operational readiness.
  • Optimized fire services management with introduction of new systems, policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Handled day-to-day running of the department, ensuring high levels of productivity and progression.
Maintenance Mechanic, 03/2014 to 07/2018
Johns Manville Corp Belgrade, MT,
  • Studied system requirements to order components and parts and perform acceptance tests.
  • Worked with building managers to assess ongoing needs and plan preventive maintenance and cleaning schedules.
  • Managed available parts, tools and materials inventory to maintain prompt response capability.
  • Assessed operating conditions and adjusted settings to maximize performance and equipment longevity.
  • Reviewed technical documentation to complete equipment maintenance and repair.
  • Performed preventative and regular maintenance on systems.
  • Inspected fire extinguisher equipment to maintain safe environment for workers or residents.
  • Examined alarm systems and monitors to meet carbon monoxide and fire standards and safeguard personnel.
  • Assembled machines for equipment repairs.
  • Followed all work orders and specifications to determine which machines and equipment required replacement, repair or maintenance.
  • Maintained restroom functionality by repairing leaking faucets, clogged toilets and other equipment.
  • Responded immediately to mechanical breakdowns and developed timely repair plan to minimize downtime.
Small Engine Mechanic, 07/2018 to Current
Akrs Equipment York, NE,
  • Established and administered annual budget with effective controls to prevent overages, minimize burn rate and support sustainability objectives.
  • Recruited, hired and trained initial personnel, working to establish key internal functions and outline scope of positions for new organization.
  • Managed day-to-day business operations, including accounting, finance, HR, marketing and public relations.
  • Reduced personnel turnover and promoted employee development by recruiting team-oriented candidates and implementing new training practices.
  • Reduced budgetary expenditures by effectively negotiating contracts for more advantageous terms.
  • Stayed current with market trends to determine optimal pricing of goods and services and to capitalize on emerging opportunities.
  • Set, enforced and optimized internal policies to maintain efficiency and responsiveness to demands.
  • Applied performance data to evaluate and improve operations, target current business conditions and forecast needs.
  • Developed key operational initiatives to drive and maintain substantial business growth.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 11/2004
John Adams High School - ,

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  • Maintenance Mechanic
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