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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Profile

FIREFIGHTER/EMT-B

"Committed to protecting life, property, and the environment"
 
Experienced firefighter in Emergency Services for DOD (Department of Defense) Installations, Flight Lines, Naval Shipyard(s) and Civil Emergency Operations
Professional Highlights
  • Strong communication skills
  • Public speaking
  • Analytical thinker
  • Creative problem solver
  • Dependable
  • HAZMAT training
  • Outstanding physical stamina
  • Calm under pressure
  • Presentations
  • Leadership Skills
  •  Mobile Aircraft Firefighter Trainer (MAFT) Instructor
  •  CPR Instructor
Professional Experience
06/2014 to Current Firefighter City Of Burlington, Nc | Burlington, NC,
144 Hours Bi-Weekly; FULL TIME EMPLOYMENT
Firefighter (Firefighter/EMT-B) GS-0081-07
Dept. of the Navy (Federal Fire Department) JBPHH
Actively cooperate and supportively interact with coworkers and supervisors. Ensure proficient extinguishment of residential, structural, aircraft, shipboard and automobile fires with handheld tools and equipment as required. Minimize fire damage by responding to alarms, utilize and operate appropriate equipment, administer and readjust water pressure(s) from different fire and ARFF apparatus, combat and extinguish fires and rescue and recover victims if applicable. Practicable knowledge in HAZMAT monitors and equipment. Sensible familiarity in regards to HAZMAT containment, assessment, and controlled techniques (i.e.; dike, dam, divert, and retain). Ensure safety techniques are implemented regularly. Routinely maintain supplies and materials on fire and rescue vehicles. Ensure operation of equipment are suitable, by completing preventive maintenance requirements and following manufacturer's instructions on troubleshooting and malfunctions. Regularly adhere to the implementation of departmental rules, goals, procedures and work standards. Continually engage in continuing educational advancement by enrolling in educational career development courses in firefighting, rescue and emergency services, studying publications (IFSTA manuals, NFPA regulations, Departmental SOP's, ect...), and actively participate in scheduled drills and provide team building and development progression such as CPR refresher classes and power point slides pertaining to improvements to fire ground techniques and strategies. 
06/2010 to 06/2014 Firefighter City Of Burlington, Nc | Burlington, NC,
144 Hours Bi-Weekly; FULL TIME EMPLOYMENT
Firefighter (Firefighter/EMT-B) GS-0081-03
Dept. of the Navy (Federal Fire Department) JBPHH
Actively cooperate and supportively interact with coworkers and supervisors. Ensure proficient extinguishment of residential, structural, woods and automobile fires with handheld tools and equipment as required. Minimize fire damage by responding to alarms, utilize and operate appropriate equipment, administer and readjust water pressure(s) from fire apparatus, combat and extinguish fires and rescue and recover victims if applicable. Routinely maintain supplies and materials on fire and rescue vehicles. Regularly adhere to the implementation of departmental rules, goals, procedures and work standards. Ensure operation of equipment are suitable, by completing preventive maintenance requirements and following manufacturer's instructions on troubleshooting and malfunctions. 
10/2002 to 06/2010 Recreation Assistant Benchmark Senior Living | , ,
40 hours per week; FULL TIME EMPLOYMENT
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard/WSI Instructor); GS-0189-05
Dept. of the Army (DFMWR Sports) AMR Pool
 
Responsible for safeguarding lives of persons using the pool. Observe all activities in the pool area, to ensure safety and rules and regulations are adhered to. Rescue swimmers in distress and administer First Aid and/or CPR as required. Conduct and organize insructional Learn to Swim programs for infants/toddlers, children and adults as well. As a Water Safety Instructor, I come up with the programming and lesson plans which include, warm up drills, review of the previous lessons and advanced/correct techniques. These programs are conducted year round on a flexible basis built to fit patron schedules and availability. Record training sessions and maintained package rates for each client. Guided clients in safe exercise, taking into account individualized physical limitations. Carefully evaluated member needs and assisted them in achieving personal goals. Perform chlorine and chemical readings to ensure balance and symmetry. Keep supervisor informed of any potential deficiencies, and perform all duties that are assigned. Contributed to the operation of a clean, friendly and well maintained facility.
Educational Background
Expected in Associate of Arts | Fire Technology Alan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA GPA:
Alan Hancock College; 800 S. College Dr. Santa Maria, CA 93454; Fire Technology; 2008-2010; Associate; 3.0 GPA; Deferred
Expected in 1999 High School Diploma | Kailua High School, Kailua, HI GPA:
Kailua High School; Kailua HI 96734; 1999; High School Diploma
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS
​- Driver/Operator ARFF: Certified
- Driver/Operator Pumper: Certified
- Fire Instructor I: Certified
 
 
- Fire Officer I: Certified
 
 
- Hazardous Materials Technician: Certified
 
 
- EMT-B Certified
 
 
- Rescue Technician Confined Space: Certified
 
 
​​- CPR Instructor: Certified
 
 
​​- Mobile Aircraft Firefighter (MAFT) Trainer: Certified​​
 
 
- Hazardous Material Awareness: Certified
 
 
​​- Hazardous Material Operations: Certified
 
 
- Airport Firefighter: Certified
- Firefighter I & II: Certified
​- Hazardous Materials Operations Level (Air Monitoring and Sampling Mission Specific Competency) Certification: Completion date May 2013
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- Air Monitoring Instrumentation Certification: Completion date April 2013
- EVOC: Certified
 
As stated earlier in the content provided above; I frequently engage in continuing educational improvement by enrolling in educational career development courses in firefighting, rescue and emergency services, studying publications (IFSTA manuals, NFPA regulations, Departmental SOP's, ect...), and by actively participating in scheduled drills and providing team building and development progression whether it's CPR refresher classes or dynamic power point slides pertaining to enrichment in fire ground techniques and strategies. I pride myself in each of these competencies and accomplishments. I strategically aim on pursuing and attaining a much greater execution of my abilities and knowledge toward my career goal(s), ultimately understanding that growth requires compassion, responsibility, and the utmost proficiency in our profession. 
Professional Affiliations
- Breast Cancer Awareness (Susan G Komen Fundraiser)
- Autism Awareness
- International Association of Fire Fighters
 
- Federal Fire Fighters of Hawaii (IAFF Local F 263)
- Fill-The-Boot
- American Red Cross
- National Fallen Firefighter Foundation

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School Attended
  • Alan Hancock College
  • Kailua High School
Job Titles Held:
  • Firefighter
  • Firefighter
  • Recreation Assistant
Degrees
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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