emergency medical technician resume example with 20+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Resourceful General Maintenance Worker with 9+ years of hands-on experience carrying out various maintenance tasks to avoid malfunctions. Skilled in analyzing repair requests, resolving and troubleshooting common failures and stocking adequate maintenance materials. Friendly and fastidious team player possessing outstanding hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity.



  • Troubleshooting Specialist
  • Troubleshooting and Repairs
  • Safety Cautious
  • Perceptual Speed
  • Technical Documentation Interpretation
  • Decision Making
  • Clear Communication
  • Manual Dexterity
  • Supply and Parts Ordering
  • Cutting Torches
  • Facilities Painting and Repair
  • Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
  • Mechanical Repair
  • Physical Strength and Stamina
  • Metal Welding
  • Equipment Dismantling
  • Repair Work Planning
  • Piping Systems Maintenance
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Electrical Component Replacement
  • Hand and Power Tool Operation
  • Heavy Object Lifting
  • Safety Protocol
  • Problem Detection and Resolution
  • Heavy Lifting
  • Wiring Installation and Repair
  • Parts Lubrication
  • Task Concentration
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Mechanical Expertise
  • Respiratory Care Assessment
  • Field Patient Assessments
  • Ambulance Transport
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Patient Immobilization
  • Spinal Demobilization Devices
  • Vital Sign Assessment
  • Patient Condition Observation
  • Emergency Diagnostics
  • Medical Equipment Maintenance
  • Basic Trauma Life Support
  • Medical Supply Replenishment
  • Police and Fire Coordination
  • Stretcher and Backboard Use
  • First Aid
  • Dispatcher Communication
  • Emergency Vehicle Driving
  • Scene Assessments
  • Reporting and Documentation
  • CPR and First Aid
  • Patient Evaluations
  • Emergency Management
  • Oxygen Equipment
  • Airway Management
  • Cardiac Defibrillation
  • Emotional Support
  • Medical History Recording
  • Heart Monitoring
  • Drug Reaction Intervention
  • Drug Inventory Management
  • Treatment Documentation
Education and Training
San Jose City College San Jose, CA Expected in 01/1999 EMT Certification : Medical Technician - GPA :
Fire Academy First Responders San Jose, CA, Expected in 06/2001 : Fire Science - GPA :
Aspirus - Emergency Medical Technician
Marquette, MI, 01/1999 - 11/2002
  • Remained level-headed and proactive during emergency situations.
  • Evaluated patients' medical status and monitored vital signs during transit.
  • Assessed emergency situations and prioritized medical care for patients.
  • Documented calls in reports detailing incident type and course of treatment.
  • Demonstrated dedication to providing quality care through continued training and education.
  • Communicated with dispatchers and hospital personnel to arrange logistics for patient transport.
  • Documented patient condition and treatment to facilitate plan of care.
  • Assessed patient condition to administer first-aid treatment or advanced level life support.
  • Developed strong rapport with other medical professionals to foster quality and efficient patient care.
  • Monitored patients from scene to hospital transfer while conducting in-transit care.
  • Operated and drove ambulances to transfer patients to hospitals or other healthcare facilities.
  • Performed CPR and used cardiac defibrillator to revive patients in cardiac arrest or arrythmia.
  • Operated emergency vehicles with caution to keep patients, public and first responders safe.
  • Rendered direct patient care by stabilizing patients and determining course of action based on triage.
  • Evaluated patients at accident scenes to screen, assess and treat significant injuries.
  • Reviewed inventory levels prior to shift and restocked ambulance to prepare for service.
  • Conducted equipment inspections and vehicle checks in adherence with required maintenance schedules.
  • Transported patients from accident scenes to hospitals in emergency vehicles.
  • Observed and assessed incident scenes to maintain safety of first responders.
  • Explained to conscious patients steps involved for medical evaluations and need for possible hospital transport.
  • Trained new hires by offering insight into job duties and assessing shift performance.
  • Asked patients questions about over-the-counter medications, prescriptions and illicit drug activity to identify side effects or signs of overdose.
  • Performed standard testing and administered medication to manage care in field and in transit.
Anmed Health - Firefighter Volunteer /full Time
Honea Path, SC, 03/2002 - 12/2004
  • Responded immediately to alarms for fires, vehicle accidents and other emergency situations.
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance of fire department property.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Communicated with other firefighters and emergency personnel to relay observations, equipment needs and other relevant information.
  • Participated in on-call schedule to respond to requests for assistance after hours and on weekends or holidays.
  • Controlled and extinguished fires using manual and power equipment.
  • Participated in fire and life safety inspections of commercial and residential properties and checked operating condition of hydrants.
Master Builders Of Iowa - Loan Officer
Ames, IA, 11/2001 - 06/2009
  • Answered customer inquiries involving rates, products and loan application status to facilitate quality customer service.
  • Educated customers on variety of loan products and available credit options to promote valuable decision-making.
  • Delivered high levels of customer service to facilitate smooth processes.
  • Analyzed applicants' financial status and credit and property evaluation to determine feasibility of granting loan.
  • Reviewed loan agreements to confirm completeness and accuracy.
  • Tracked and managed new leads and followed up on referral business.
  • Executed loan origination process and ordered credit reports, appraisals and preliminary title reports.
  • Managed pipeline for originated loans through closing and complete required management reports.
  • Adhered to federal and state compliance guidelines relative to retail mortgage lending.
Richard Hernandez - Golden Gate Fencing
City, STATE, 09/2009 - 02/2012
  • Completed work in different weather conditions and on diverse ground types.
  • Constructed metal, chain link and wooden fences and borders.
  • Used measuring and marking equipment to measure and mark site locations or placement of structures or equipment.
  • Followed safety guidelines for using tools, equipment and heavy machinery to avoid accidents and injury.
  • Measured properties and documented information.
  • Used estimation skills to determine materials and labor hours required for job.
  • Planned and laid out work according to prepared sketches and blueprints.
  • Assembled, packed and shipped fence panels with selected packing devices and shipping containers to protect load shipment.
  • Positioned and clamped work pieces together to assemble jig fixtures.
  • Loaded fencing materials and tools onto trucks for transport to job site.
  • Removed materials and tools and cleaned up job site after project completion.
  • Created postholes with appropriate equipment, including spades and posthole diggers and backfilled holes with dirt or concrete to secure fencing.
  • Fastened fence gates into position using appropriate tools.
  • Marked and laid out fence lines and pole locations in accordance with work order and project specifications.
  • Used spades and augers to dig fence post holes.
  • Measured and aligned posts using levels and bobs to verify alignment and achieve professional finished looks.
  • Stretch wire and wire mesh between posts.
  • Identified and measured fence location to determine optimal locations to meet project requirements.
  • Sawed lumber and cut metal tubing to required lengths for fencing rails.
  • Adhered to strict safety protocols to minimize risk of accidents and injuries.
  • Verified vertical alignment of posts, utilizing plumb bobs and spirit levels.
  • Delivered pricing estimates for fences to customers.
  • Verified location of water lines and utilities with local officials prior to commencing digging.
  • Built and performed repairs on retaining walls and trellises.
RP Construction - Construction Worker
City, STATE, 01/2012 - 11/2014
  • Maintained clean, safe working environment by removing debris from job site prior to shift completion.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
  • Sustained safety protocols to maintain secure, proper handling of equipment and materials.
  • Completed carpentry work and installed crown molding and wood flooring to meet customer preferences.
  • Used laser measuring tools to calculate lengths, widths and heights.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Completed general carpentry, electrical, mechanical, HVAC and plumbing installations and repairs.
  • Assembled structural components, replacing parts to meet regulatory code standards.
  • Notified supervisors of faulty operations and defective materials to improve production.
  • Maintained baseline safety knowledge to improve deficient areas and meet code.
  • Addressed and resolved on-site problems to keep teams on-task and avoid development of larger concerns.
  • Used picks and shovels to dig, spread and level dirt and gravel.
  • Read plans, instructions or specifications to determine work activities.
  • Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades to assist in vertical construction activities.
  • Used trowels and floats to smooth and finish freshly poured cement or concrete.
  • Controlled traffic to protect work site integrity, crew safety and general public welfare.
  • Signaled operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery.
Self Employed - Jessica Handyman Services
City, STATE, 07/2014 - Current
  • Operated hand and power tools to complete repairs.
  • Repainted walls, removing old paint or wallpaper and preparing surfaces for new applications.
  • Used professional grade tools and equipment to perform wide range of handyman services.
  • Kept interior and exterior of buildings clean, safe and welcoming.
  • Pulled damaged and old carpet and wood flooring to eliminate issues such as mold and remove outdated styles.
  • Prioritized handyman jobs by identifying urgent and important projects with concern for customer safety and security.
  • Fixed and managed electrical and plumbing problems.
  • Maintained compliance with internal and regulatory safety standards.
  • Provided prospective customers with professional quotes detailing materials, labor and customization expenses for handyman jobs.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • San Jose City College
  • Fire Academy First Responders

Job Titles Held:

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Firefighter Volunteer /full Time
  • Loan Officer
  • Golden Gate Fencing
  • Construction Worker
  • Jessica Handyman Services


  • EMT Certification
  • Some College (No Degree)

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