sargeant resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Dedicated professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand. Oversees tactical, personnel and operational planning to meet dynamic mission needs. Adept at delivering training and closely mentoring junior team members to optimize knowledge and performance.

  • Maintaining security
  • Building morale
  • Overseeing training
  • Physical conditioning
  • Administrative support
  • Disciplinary procedures
  • Tactical planning
  • Crew leadership
  • Mechanical expertise
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Teamwork
  • Data management
  • Customer Service
  • Clerical
  • Repair skills
Work History
08/2015 to Current
Sargeant Marriott International Linthicum, MD,
  • Advised Maintenance Control Officer regarding needed repairs and material readiness.
  • Confirmed environmental protection program compliance for spill prevention and contingency planning.
  • Maintained health, welfare and combat readiness of personnel within platoon.
  • Implemented necessary safety practices, proper firing commands, and proper ammunition handling.
  • Enforced technical and tactical training standards to accomplish unit mission objectives.
  • Ordered, unloaded, sorted and tracked supplies and equipment needed for unit activities.
  • Handled administrative requirements, maintained records and submitted operational reports.
01/2010 to 08/2015
Senior Firefighter City Of Coconut Creek Coconut Creek, FL,
  • Administered first aid and medical treatment to those injured during fires and car accidents.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Operated pumping engine to direct water pressure in hose and nozzle for most efficient operation.
  • Trained fire personnel in safe and proper operation and maintenance of fire department apparatus and vehicles.
  • Oversaw equipment and vehicle upkeep to maintain emergency readiness.
  • Evaluated situation at emergency sites to determine and execute most effective methods for saving life and property.
  • Set up and operated master streams and aerial ladder pipes.
  • Initiated first aid measures to alleviate further injury and prepared victims for transport to medical facilities.
  • Educated public and community members on fire safety and prevention methods to provide life-saving techniques.
  • Carried, placed and extended ladders in training and in emergencies.
  • Stabilized and lifted patients with backboard and cot.
  • Responded to confined space incidents, EMS and hazardous material incidents.
  • Responded to emergency medical calls to perform lifesaving procedures and other emergency medical services.
  • Directed evacuations during fires and emergencies to avoid fatalities, injuries and panic.
  • Notified fire dispatchers to detail difficulties encountered, request additional firefighters and obtain emergency supplies.
  • Inspected buildings for pre-fire plans, fire hazards and compliance with fire prevention ordinances.
  • Removed individuals from dangerous situations and offered emergency assistance for minor and critical concerns.
01/2010 to 08/2015
EMT Cabell County EMS City, STATE,
  • Communicated with lucid patients to gather incident and medical history information.
  • Maintained levelheadedness and efficiency in high-pressure situations, effectively prioritizing tasks to save lives and provide medical care.
  • Controlled wounds and injuries en-route to hospitals, prepping patients for advanced treatments or maintaining conditions pre-arrival.
  • Administered emergency medication to patients, quickly responding to changes in conditions and medication reactions.
  • Collaborated with medical professionals to communicate patient needs with accuracy and speed using hospital and medical codes.
  • Executed stomach suction, airway management and heart monitoring to treat patients.
  • Conducted equipment and vehicle checks to maintain continuous and safe operation.
  • Facilitated preparation and training for mass-casualty occurrences to minimize loss of life and maximize patient recovery.
  • Evaluated patient vital signs and status to determine care needs using pulse oximeters and electronic vital sign machines.
  • Triaged patients in emergency situations based on life-threatening needs and delegated tasks to better provide treatment to maximum patients at once.
  • Trained EMTs in basic life support skills, oxygen therapy, and wound care.
  • Administered tests and medication to stabilize patients in field or in transit.
  • Restocked ambulance with proper equipment such as vents, ET tubes, medication and IV pump tubing to maintain optimum inventory.
  • Developed and maintained rapport with coworkers and local hospital staff to facilitate efficient patient care.
  • Communicated with patients about pain, comfort and needs during transportation and preliminary medical care.
08/2020 to Current
Fire Lieutenant Startex Fire Dept City, STATE,
  • Created educational programs regarding life safety and fire prevention.
  • Coordinated fire control and prevention operations.
  • Prepared reports of fires, equipment and personnel.
  • Maintained and refurbished equipment to improve operational capability.
  • Supervised cleaning and maintenance of buildings, rooms, and equipment.
  • Led team in fighting fires and exercised considerable judgment in deciding best way to extinguish based on type of fuel and environment.
  • Compiled and maintained log books, run reports and training records.
  • Preserved order and discipline among subordinates and gave assignments and instructions.
  • Made daily inspections of facilities and equipment.
  • Responded to emergency medical calls to perform lifesaving procedures and other emergency medical services.
  • Inspected buildings to determine fire risk and advise owners on prevention methods.
  • Assigned firefighters to jobs at strategic locations to facilitate rescue of persons and maximize application of extinguishing agents.
  • Maintained required maps and records.
  • Arranged emergency medical services for victims of fires and other incidents.
  • Trained, oversaw and corrected personnel fighting fires.
  • Checked fire suppression equipment regularly and oversaw upkeep.
  • Supervised firehouse operations, maintaining inventory and liaising with vendors to secure necessary supplies.
  • Evaluated team performance and implemented strategies to close gaps in skills or knowledge.
  • Oversaw scene operations and assigned firefighters to strategic locations.
  • Assessed scenes, coordinated responses and communicated critical details to superiors through two-way radios.
  • Prepared and adjusted schedules to cover demand.
  • Coordinated, scheduled, and maintained team resources to achieve top levels of operational readiness.
  • Inspected stations, uniforms and vehicles regularly for signs of maintenance needs or general professionalism.
  • Optimized fire services management with introduction of new systems, policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Oversaw proper implementation of best practices, policies, and procedures in alignment with regulations and operational needs.
Expected in 05/2006 to to
High School Diploma:
Berea High School - Greenville, SC

NFPA Firefighter II


Pump Ops II

Aerial Ops


Fire Officer I

Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

Hazardous Materials Operations

Basic Auto Extrication

Rescuing the Rescuer

Rapid Intervention Crew

*Additional Certifications Available Upon Request

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School Attended

  • Berea High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Sargeant
  • Senior Firefighter
  • EMT
  • Fire Lieutenant


  • High School Diploma

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