firefighter resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Diligent Fire Fighter promoting background in emergency support and medical response coupled with fire suppression techniques. Possessing skills needed to be valued member of highly effective team. Looking to tackle new challenges with organization that appreciates employee with great integrity and reliability.

Well-trained Probationary knowledgeable about tools, equipment and techniques used in structural and brush firefighting. Organized in approaching all fires with safety-first mentality. Highly analytical, observant and resourceful.

  • Conditions assessment
  • Secure zone transportation
  • Alarm response
  • Verbal communication
  • Public assistance and support
  • Community education
  • Water and chemical streams
  • Apparatus maintenance
  • Human and animal evacuations
  • Medical response
  • Weather condition assessment
  • Fire suppression tactics
  • Fire suppression work
  • Rescue equipment proficiency
  • Public education
  • Facility and equipment maintenance
  • First response services
  • First aid certified
  • Life and property protection
  • Emergency management
  • Public safety and security
  • Incident safety
  • Medical assessments
  • Fire department procedures
  • Emergency response
  • Fire prevention and enforcement
07/2019 to Current
Firefighter West Valley City West Valley City, UT,
  • Completed field assessments of active fires and planned optimal approaches.
  • Patrolled previously burned areas after fire containment to locate and eliminate dangerous hot spots.
  • Ensured that hoses were laid out and properly connected to fire hydrants for fire suppression.
  • Tested and inspected tools, equipment and gear to maintain readiness for different fire scenarios.
  • Rescued fire victims and administered emergency medical aid.
  • Located hydrants and operated pumps at proper pressure to evaluate adequacy of water system and availability of water supply.
  • Established and managed water supplies to support suppression activities.
  • Handled routine custodial maintenance of fire department equipment to maintain equipment, including oxygen breathing, resuscitation and apparatus equipment.
  • Met with members of the community to provide information on ways to prevent fires and to offer fire safety tips.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Informed and educated the public about fire prevention.
  • Worked on equipment desk and demobilized equipment including fire engines, water tenders and other machinery used in responding to incidents.
  • Responded to scenes of accidents or acute illness for which emergency medical care has been requested.
  • Laid hose lines, operated nozzles, pumps, and hydrants and utilized fire extinguishers and operated hydraulic, pneumatic, manual and power tools.
  • Conducted search and rescue operations and quickly analyzed all medical emergencies as well as administered first aid to injured persons.
  • Conducted and planned periodic fire safety inspections to identify unsafe conditions.
  • Operated pumps connected to high-pressure hoses.
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance work in upkeep of fire department property.
  • Maintained tools and fire vehicles to ensure rapid response capability.
  • Prepared reports of fires, equipment and personnel.
  • Checked all equipment, including hoses and breathing masks after fire calls to determine proper functionality.
  • Promptly responded to incidents and demobilized pertinent equipment, including water tenders and fire engines.
  • Transferred, lifted and moved patients while employing appropriate safety and lifting techniques.
  • Provided emergency treatment and medical care to people injured in accidents and fires.
  • Responded to devastating wildfires, employing hand tools for containment operations.
05/2019 to 08/2020
Minor Landscaper Benchmark Hospitality The Woodlands, TX,
  • Sourced landscape and plant materials from local vendors to minimize delays or downtime.
  • Established and enforced procedures and work standards, promoting team performance and safety.
  • Implemented regular landscaping schedule to promote optimal growth and maintain attractive appearance of lawns and facility grounds.
  • Installed irrigation systems, rock gardens and ponds according to customer specifications to simplify watering needs.
  • Delegated and assisted with tasks related to landscaping, lawn cultivation and tree pruning.
  • Kept detailed progress records to hit strict deadlines and adjust plans.
06/2018 to 08/2018
Sales Associate The Luxottica Group Okemos, MI,
  • Answered incoming telephone calls to provide information about products, services, store hours, policies and promotions.
  • Built and maintained effective relationships with peers and upper management to drive team success toward common sales, service and operational goals.
  • Arranged new merchandise with signage and appealing displays to encourage customer sales and move overstock items.
  • Retained product, service and company policy knowledge to serve as resource for both coworkers and customers.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2020
High School Diploma:
Deer Creek High School - Edmond, OK
Expected in 05/2020
Diploma With Criminal Justice Major : Criminal Justice And Law Enforcement
Francis Tuttle Technology Center - Rockwell - Oklahoma City, OK
  • CPR-First Aid
  • NIMs ICS 100, 800, 200, 400

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School Attended

  • Deer Creek High School
  • Francis Tuttle Technology Center - Rockwell

Job Titles Held:

  • Firefighter
  • Minor Landscaper
  • Sales Associate


  • High School Diploma
  • Diploma With Criminal Justice Major

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