Volunteer Fire Fighter/Emergency First Responder Resume Example

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CrystalSatterwhite
Summary

Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth. [Area of study] student with background in [Area of expertise]. Strong technical proficiency with work history in Fire, EMS and Police/sheriff. willing to learn, travel for classed to obtain my EMD certification as well as DCI certifications and NC Aware. knowledge of [Software] coupled with [Task] and [Task] abilities. Proven history of being a fast learning and being very reliable. I would be a dedicated employee known for punctuality, pursuing employment options where good customer service and positive attitude will make a difference. Paramedic with experience offering emergency response and collaborating with teams. Deep knowledge of emergency medical dispatch procedures and I am able to calmly and collectly give life saving commands to bystanders. Smart and poised with background working extremely well in high-pressure situations and dedicated to protecting public.

Skills
  • Map reading abilities
  • Basic life support knowledge
  • Police department procedures
  • Information documentation
  • Computer-based dispatch systems
  • Critical thinker
  • People skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Computer skills
  • Communication
  • Decision-making
  • Data management
  • Planning
  • Working collaboratively
  • Basic math
  • Organizational skills
  • Collaboration
  • Two-Way Radio Coordination
  • Emergency Response
  • Dispatch Communication
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Quality Assessment
  • Site Searching
  • Decision Making
  • Law Enforcement Collaboration
  • Detailed Reporting
  • Documentation and Recordkeeping
  • De-escalation Techniques
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • Microsoft Office
  • Map Reading
  • Work Planning and Prioritizing
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Basic Life Support
  • Resource Monitoring
Experience
Company Name | City, StateVolunteer Fire Fighter/Emergency First Responder03/2004 - 10/2018

Responded to vehicle, ATV, and Farm equipments accidents, As well as responded to brush/wildfire incidents , we also respond to vehicle, residential, and an occasional business fires. Our fire district covers serval miles of Interstate 85 therefore we have experience setting up landing zones and we also respond to medical emergencies as well. Took cpr classes/first aid classes. Had EVOC ( Emergency Vehicle Operations Certifications). Made sure trucks were restocked with oxygen and other medical supplies.

Company Name | City, StateEMT-Intermediate10/2003 - 03/2004
  • Documented all calls in reports detailing type of incident and course of treatment.
  • Operated emergency vehicles with caution to keep patients, public and first responders safe.
  • Remained level-headed and proactive during emergency situations.
  • Demonstrated dedication to providing quality care through continued training and education.
  • Evaluated patients' medical status and monitored vital signs during transit.
  • Conducted equipment inspections and vehicle checks in adherence with required maintenance schedules.
  • Rendered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and determining course of action based on triage.
  • Transported patients from accident scenes to hospitals in emergency vehicles.
  • Asked patients questions regarding ingestion or intake of over-the-counter medications, prescriptions and illicit drugs.
  • Managed care in field and in-transit, including performing standard testing and administering necessary medication.
  • Monitored patients from scene to hospital transfer while conducting in-transit care.
  • Observed and assessed incident scenes upon arrival to determine level of safety for all first responders.
  • Explained to conscious patients steps involved for medical evaluations and need for possible hospital transport.
  • Delivered emergency care to individuals involved in motor vehicle accidents, falls and [Type] incidents.
Company Name | City, StateParamedic03/2021 - 01/2006
  • Adhered to all protocols and procedures to maintain safety of patients and paramedic crew.
  • Remained level-headed and proactive during emergency situations.
  • Demonstrated dedication to providing quality care through continued training and education.
  • Developed strong rapport with other medical professionals to foster quality and efficient patient care.
  • Treated patients suffering from variety of illnesses and ailments, including heart attacks, strokes, motor vehicle accident injuries and [Type].
  • Assessed emergency situations and prioritized medical care for patients.
  • Responded quickly to medical emergencies to promote best possible health outcomes.
  • Conducted equipment inspections and vehicle checks in adherence with required maintenance schedules.
  • Evaluated patients' medical status and monitored vital signs during transit.
  • Explained each step of treatment to conscious patients to reduce fear and invoke calm.
  • Monitored patients from scene to hospital transfer while conducting in-transit care.
  • Transported patients from accident scenes to hospitals in emergency vehicles.
  • Managed care in field and in-transit, including performing standard testing and administering necessary medication.
  • Obtained details regarding patient by questioning family members and bystanders.
  • Loaded patients into ambulances in preparation for transport to nearest medical center.
  • Cleaned wounds and applied gauze and bandages to prevent infection.
  • Documented all care provided to patients into the reports for submission to supervisor.
  • Saved lives by administering medications, monitoring cardiac output and performing emergency intubations.
Education and Training
Vance-Granville Community College | City, StateSome College (No Degree) in Emergency Medical Technology05/2002

I completed my EMT intemediate and Paramedic in 2002/2003. I had a children that required extra medical attention so I unfortunately had to let my certification lapse. In 2013 I went back through the Paramedic program at vance Granville community college. I finished my last paramedic technical degree in 2013

Vance-Granville Community College | CitySome College (No Degree) in Emergency Medical Technology2012

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School Attended

  • Vance-Granville Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Volunteer Fire Fighter/Emergency First Responder
  • EMT-Intermediate
  • Paramedic

Degrees

  • Some College (No Degree) in Emergency Medical Technology
    Some College (No Degree) in Emergency Medical Technology

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