firefighter paramedic resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Personable soon to be retired Firefighter with experience offering emergency response and collaborating with teams. I have expertise in extinguishing fires quickly and rescuing individuals. I'm smart and poised with a background of working extremely well in high-pressure situations and dedicated to protecting public and fellow team members. I am

Hardworking and reliable and want to learn more and explore other areas outside of my prior experiences. I am always willing to learn , highly organized, proactive and punctual with a team-oriented mentality. I'm reliable and trustworthy.

  • Team, goal and task oriented
  • Good Communication with leadership, other team members and clientele
  • Passion for cooking
  • Mechanically skilled
  • Used to strenuous labor
  • Computer and technology efficient
  • Medical and first aid response
  • Human and animal evacuations
  • Fire suppression work
  • Weather condition assessment
  • Planting and gardening skilks
  • Community education
  • Apparatus maintenance
  • Ladder operation
  • Hazardous materials handling
  • Life and property protection
  • Incident safety
  • Public education
  • Emergency management
  • Facility and equipment maintenance
  • Report preparation
  • Supply procurement
  • First aid certified
  • Crisis communications
  • Time and resource allocation
  • Public safety and security
  • Medication administration
Firefighter Paramedic, 12/1995 to Current
American Advanced Management, IncColusa, CA,
  • Cleaned, serviced and maintained fire apparatus in condition of readiness and performed general maintenance of fire department property.
  • Administered emergency treatment and medical care to people injured in accidents and fires.
  • Answered emergency situations quickly and assessed conditions to contain fires, assist victims and prevent escalation.
  • Performed structural and wildland fire suppression and fire prevention duties to protect life and property.
  • Worked on equipment desk and demobilized equipment including fire engines, water tenders and other machinery used in responding to incidents.
  • Developed hazard training programs for emergency response team.
  • Informed and educated local community members about fire prevention and safety.
  • Located victims trapped by fires, extricated and rendered first aid.
  • Controlled emergency response planning, including overseeing research for development of building pre-plans and handling company building fire prevention inspections.
  • Collaborated with other emergency personnel when responding to accident scenes or acute illness calls requiring emergency medical care.
  • Attended trainings to maintain wealth of knowledge in firefighting techniques and suppression methods, enabling quick decision making during actual emergencies.
  • Examined and assessed hoses by laying out and checking connections to fire hydrants for effective fire suppression.
  • Rehabilitated fire hoses, portable water tanks and other equipment.
  • Trained continuously to maintain required physical fitness for demanding work.
  • Responded to medical emergencies, alarms and bomb threats within approximately 1-2 minutes of calls.
  • Laid hose lines and operated nozzles, pumps, hydrants and fire extinguishers.
  • Used pneumatic and hydraulic equipment and tools to assist in rescue operations.
  • Responded directly to residential and business emergency situations to serve community.
  • Set up and operated hydraulic, pneumatic, manual and power tools in emergency situations.
  • Assessed nature and extent of fire, condition of buildings, danger to adjacent buildings and water supply status to determine crew or company requirements.
  • Stayed in close contact with dispatchers to obtain and relay current information about fire status, supplies and personnel.
  • Minimized devastating wildfires, employing hand tools, dozers and air drops for containment operations.
  • Employed systematic search and rescue procedures and location and excavation devices to safely locate and evacuate victims.
  • Extinguished flames and embers to suppress fires using shovels and engine- or hand-driven water or chemical pumps.
  • Addressed emergency calls and fire alarms using job-specific equipment, including operating pumps, aerial ladders and auxiliary equipment.
  • Participated in fire and life safety inspections of commercial and residential properties and checked operating condition of hydrants.
  • Inspected buildings for fire prevention and hazardous materials code violations or potential hazards.
Assistant to Brewmaster, 08/2015 to 03/2016
Food CityOoltewah, TN,
  • Used handheld tools to make specific checks and calculations for each batch.
  • Oversaw brewing of many types of beer as part of operation producing more than 250 barrels each year.
  • Utilized good manufacturing practices and adhered to standard operating procedures every day in order to provide consistent, high-quality results.
  • Monitored material flow or instruments such as temperature or pressure gauges to verify optimal processing conditions.
  • Saved collected water and washed product lines and vessels to maintain adequate housekeeping.
  • Collected, tested and submitted samples according to quality control standards.
  • Maintained compliance with company standards and all required health and safety guidelines.
  • Inspected, troubleshot and calibrated equipment to achieve optimal performance.
  • Collected readings hourly and daily on status, temperature, flow rate and other points for documentation.
  • Dumped or poured specified amounts of refined or unrefined materials into equipment or containers for further processing or storage.
  • Turned valves and moved controls to admit, drain and separate materials.
  • Exceeded customer satisfaction by finding creative solutions to problems.
Security Officer, 02/2002 to 03/2003
New York YankeesCity, STATE,
  • Investigated alarms and disturbances to maintain safety.
  • Circulated among patrons and customers to keep abreast of emergent security situations.
  • Oversaw premises to identify security risks to promote employee and visitor safety.
  • Verified integrity and accuracy of photo ID's, tickets and passports prior to authorizing passage.
  • Documented all security-related situations and submitted in-depth reports to superiors.
  • Provided security presence for large events with more than 5000 attendees.
  • Checked footage and live feeds from surveillance cameras for trespassers and criminal activity.
  • Enforced security regulations and escorted non-compliant individuals to private areas for processing.
  • Guarded restricted areas to prevent unauthorized entry.
  • Searched individuals and baggage for devices, weapons and other prohibited items.
  • Patrolled and secured industrial and commercial premises to prevent intrusion.
  • Monitored building and property entrances and exits to detect intrusions and protect assets.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees, visitors and other persons.
  • Called police and fire departments during emergency situations, administering first aid and CPR until arrival.
  • Communicated with team members and building management via radio, telephones, computers and proprietary scheduling software.
  • Warned violators of rule infractions and escorted unauthorized persons off premises.
  • Protected company assets against theft or damage by conducting frequent building and grounds patrols.
  • Maintained stamina during long periods of sitting, walking, standing or driving while remaining focused and vigilant.
  • Triaged problems quickly and provided precise and clear information while working under minimum supervision.
  • Acted as first-responder for medical emergencies, incoming calls and code red situations prior to arrival of paramedics and law enforcement.
  • Sounded alarms and brought in relevant authorities in case of fire or criminal activities.
  • Provided friendly and professional assistance to employees, visitors and customers.
  • Completed required shift logs and reports, highlighting routine activities, suspicious circumstances and critical incidents.
  • Secured personnel and premises by inspecting buildings, patrolling property and monitoring surveillance cameras.
  • Administered basic first aid to injured and ill individuals and assisted paramedics with providing advanced assistance and patient transport.
Meat Cutter/Butcher, 04/1992 to 08/1999
Winn Dixie SupermarketCity, STATE,
  • Answered customer questions about specific products and cut meats to specifications.
  • Monitored employee use of machinery, including mincers, slicers and sausage fillers.
  • Passed health inspections by correctly evaluating meat temperatures for safety and quality and keeping detailed records of heat statuses.
  • Properly stored meat to decrease waste and increase product freshness span.
  • Trained new employees on cleanliness, client interactions and various types of meat cuts.
  • Kept detailed records of meat cuts to ensure accurate inventories.
  • Educated customers on meat choices and preparation methods to increase sales.
  • Cut, wrapped, weighed and labeled orders for customers.
  • Filled daily specialized requests and completed wholesale orders.
  • Processed beef, pork and bison for freezer storage.
  • Closely monitored display and refrigerator temperatures to ensure safety and quality of products.
  • Enforced approved safety codes and cultivated orderly and systematic environment.
  • Supplied and trained personnel on matters of cleanliness, client interactions and various types of meat cuts.
Education and Training
: Firefighting And EMT, Expected in
Pasco Hernando State College - Dade City, FL
Associate of Science: Criminal Justice, Expected in 08/1991
SUNY Farmingdale - Farmingdale, NY
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1989
Massapequa High School - Massapequa, NY

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School Attended

  • Pasco Hernando State College
  • SUNY Farmingdale
  • Massapequa High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Firefighter Paramedic
  • Assistant to Brewmaster
  • Security Officer
  • Meat Cutter/Butcher


  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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