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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Confident Firefighter works effectively as part of cohesive team. Highly trained individual with great mechanical aptitude and background in medical response and fire suppression. Handles issues quickly and resolves conflicts successfully.

Skills
  • Hose Control Precision
  • High-Pressure Pumps
  • Resource Monitoring
  • Quality Assessment
  • Flexible and Adaptable
  • Documentation and Recordkeeping
  • Decision Making
  • Problem Anticipation and Resolution
  • De-escalation Techniques
  • Map Reading
  • Forest Fire Response and Suppression
  • Pump and Hose Management
  • Emergency Response
  • Property Protection
  • Smoke Suppression and Removal
  • Hot Spot Location and Elimination
  • Fire Suppression Techniques
  • Two-Way Radio Coordination
  • Team Collaboration
  • Dispatch Communication
  • Successfully and Efficiently set up hose lay
  • Weather taking
  • Digging hand-line
  • Firing operations
Education
Eastern New Mexico University Ruidoso, NM, Expected in 05/2022 No Degree : Emergency Medical Technology - GPA :
Eastern New Mexico University Ruidoso, NM, Expected in 05/2022 Associate of Science : Wildland Fire Science - GPA :
  • Dean's List 2019-2021
  • Elected secretary for The National Society of Leadership and Success in 2020
  • Member of The National Society of Leadership and Success
Certifications

S-130-190

RT-130

S-133

S-211

S-212

S-230

S-231

S-260

S-270

S-280

S-290

Work History
Viejas Enterprises - Wildland Firefighter
Alpine, CA, 08/2021 - Current
  • Patrolled burnt areas after fires to locate and eliminate hot spots that could flare or rekindle.
  • Acted quickly to contain hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Established water supplies, connected hoses, and directed water onto fires.
  • Cut and cleared brush and dug trenches to create fire lines using axes, chainsaws or shovels.
  • Notified fire dispatchers to detail difficulties encountered, request additional firefighters and obtain emergency supplies.
  • Trained fire personnel in safe and proper operation and maintenance of fire department apparatus and vehicles.
  • Removed individuals from dangerous situations and offered emergency assistance for minor and critical concerns.
  • Assessed active fires and consulted with fire chief to devise optimal approach and containment strategies.
  • Inspected buildings for pre-fire plans, fire hazards and compliance with fire prevention ordinances.
  • Operated pumping engine to direct water pressure in hose and nozzle for most efficient operation.
Viejas Enterprises - Wildland Firefighter
Alpine, CA, 06/2021 - Current
  • Patrolled burnt areas after fires to locate and eliminate hot spots that could flare or rekindle.
  • Acted quickly to contain hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Established water supplies, connected hoses, and directed water onto fires.
  • Cut and cleared brush and dug trenches to create fire lines using axes, chainsaws or shovels.
  • Notified fire dispatchers to detail difficulties encountered, request additional firefighters and obtain emergency supplies.
  • Removed individuals from dangerous situations and offered emergency assistance for minor and critical concerns.
  • Evaluated situation at emergency sites to determine and execute most effective methods for saving life and property.
  • Initiated first aid measures to alleviate further injury and prepared victims for transport to medical facilities.
  • Oversaw equipment and vehicle upkeep to maintain emergency readiness.
  • Operated pumping engine to direct water pressure in hose and nozzle for most efficient operation.
Viejas Enterprises - Wildland Firefighter
Alpine, CA, 06/2021 - Current
  • Patrolled burnt areas after fires to locate and eliminate hot spots that could flare or rekindle.
  • Acted quickly to contain hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Established water supplies, connected hoses, and directed water onto fires.
  • Cut and cleared brush and dug trenches to create fire lines using axes, chainsaws or shovels.
  • Notified fire dispatchers to detail difficulties encountered, request additional firefighters and obtain emergency supplies.
  • Trained fire personnel in safe and proper operation and maintenance of fire department apparatus and vehicles.
  • Evaluated situation at emergency sites to determine and execute most effective methods for saving life and property.
  • Oversaw equipment and vehicle upkeep to maintain emergency readiness.
  • Directed evacuations during fires and emergencies to avoid fatalities, injuries and panic.
  • Educated public and community members on fire safety and prevention methods to provide life-saving techniques.
  • Operated pumping engine to direct water pressure in hose and nozzle for most efficient operation.
Viejas Enterprises - Wildland Firefighter
Alpine, CA, 04/2020 - Current
  • Patrolled burnt areas after fires to locate and eliminate hot spots that could flare or rekindle.
  • Acted quickly to contain hazardous chemicals likely to catch fire, leak or spill.
  • Drove and operated structural pumpers, tankers, ladders and service vehicles to aid in rescue operations.
  • Established water supplies, connected hoses, and directed water onto fires.
  • Prepare contingency plans
  • Prepare roadways for back burning
  • Fell trees as needed

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Eastern New Mexico University
  • Eastern New Mexico University

Job Titles Held:

  • Wildland Firefighter
  • Wildland Firefighter
  • Wildland Firefighter
  • Wildland Firefighter

Degrees

  • No Degree
  • Associate of Science

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