Over six years service as a volunteer Firefighter and Emergency Medical Technician in close-knit community. Highly successful at coordinating and working with other fire and emergency departments to respond to crisis situations, organizing and participating in Public Education events, and volunteering with other community fire departments when staff is needed. Seeking to become a career Firefighter and continue working with the public in emergency and critical situations.
Calm under pressure
Strong communication skills
Public awareness campaigns
Urban fire control
CPR/First Aid certified
Applied appropriate extinguishing agents to structural, residential, commercial, and vehicle fires. Cooperatively and supportively interacted with coworkers and supervisors. Presented fire safety presentations for regional schools and civic events. Completed continuing education classes in firefighting, rescue and emergency services. Maintained supplies and materials on fire and rescue vehicles. Patrolled burned areas to locate and eliminate hot spots. Prepared reports of fires, accidents and emergencies for accurate transfer of information.
Novant UVA Prince William Medical CenterManassas, VAEmergency Room Technician08/2015 to Current
Take and monitor vital signs including blood pressure, pulse and temperature Collect blood, urine, saliva and stool samples for laboratory analysis Clean and prep wounds Fit patients for casts, crutches and other devices Provide instruments to doctors and nurses as they perform procedures on patients Sterilize and prep patient rooms prior to occupation.
INOVA Fairfax HospitalFalls Church, VAEmergency Room Technician10/2014 to 01/2015
Take and monitor vital signs including blood pressure, pulse and temperature Collect blood, urine, saliva and stool samples for laboratory analysis Clean and prep wounds Fit patients for casts, crutches and other devices Provide instruments to doctors and nurses as they perform procedures on patients.
PAE/DS2Washington, DCJr. Medical Logistician06/2014 to 07/2015
routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep health providers running
patient and administer emergency medical care as indicated or directed by
medical control, report
verbally and in writing observations and emergency medical care administered to
patient at emergency scene and while in transit, for purpose of records and diagnostics, provide
assistance to receiving medical facility staff when requested, perform inventory and financial management
procedures, including ordering, receiving and storing supplies, Load,
unload and move stock, perform
quality control, property management and repair parts management
Nokesville Volunteer Fire and Rescue DepartmentBristow, VAFirefighter I/II/ Virginia State Certified Emergency Medical Technician10/2010 to Current
Provide necessary emergency medical care to individuals in distress Take vitals to report to hospital, perform CPR Continually assess patient while traveling to emergency facility, administer emergency medical care as indicated or directed by medical control Reports verbally and in writing observations and emergency medical care administered to patient at emergency scene and while in transit to staff for purpose of records and diagnostics Utilizes county computer system for patient care documentation, record keeping, and other job related functions Participates in public education programs in schools, civic groups and other locations as requested Responds to hazardous materials incidents at an awareness level and responds to other calls for assistance as requested by the public Cleans and performs general maintenance of fire equipment and fire stations Responds to scenes of accidents or acute illness for which emergency medical care has been requested Lays hose lines, operates nozzles, pumps and hydrants; utilizes fire extinguishers and performs other actions to suppress fire; operates hydraulic, pneumatic, manual and power tools.
Emergency Medical Services2014Northern Virginia Community College, Manassas, VA
Diploma:General StudiesJune 2013Stonewall Jackson High School, Manassas, VAGeneral Studies
Nokesville Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department, Bristow and Nokesville, Virginia
Stonewall Jackson Fire and Rescue, Manassas, Virginia
Firefighter I (NFPA), Firefighter II (NFPA), EMT-B (Virginia), CPR (American Heart Association), EVOC I, EVOC II, EVOC III, DPO, HAZMAT 1ST Responder, HAZMAT Operations, Rural Water Supply, Introduction to Technical Rescue Module 1, Introduction to Technical Rescue Module 2, ICS 100, ICS 200, ICS 700, ICS 800, Q890 Introduction to Emergency Response Terrorism, Critical Incident Stress Management, Infection Control, EMS Billing Documentation and HIPPA Training 2011, and 2014 update, King Airway, BLS Protocols and Protocols Update, Mayday, Firefighter Down- Awareness (C/R & P/R), Mayday, Firefighter Down- 16 Hour Program, Mayday Technician- Rapid Intervention Company Operations, LPG Gas Emergencies w/Simulator
Fire Supression and safety, inventory, materials, power tools, Protocols, quality control, Stress Management, blood pressure, CPR, patient care, documentation and administration, infection Control
Top Secret Clearance, based on a thorough background investigation for the Department of Justice