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Skillful Fire Fighter resume

Josiah Gardner
Professional Summary

Committed Paramedic offering proven history of exercising strong judgment in high-pressure situations. Skilled in patient needs assessment and critical care. I pride myself in being detail-oriented, compassionate, and efficient in delivering high quality patient care.

Work History
Medical Care Transport Technician | Department Of Veterens Affairs - Battle Creek, MI 12/2019 - Current
  • Respond to medical emergencies on site and provide high quality medical care to our nations heros.
  • Provided transportation services for Veterans on site and off site to various appointments.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Keep work spaces and station clean.
  • Provided physical support to patients through diverse types of mobility assistance.
Paramedic FTO & Relief Supervisor | Marshall Area FireFighters Ambulance Authority - Marshall, MI 01/2016 - Current



  • Provide high quality emergency medical care to the people of Marshall, MI and surrounding areas.
  • I am also a Field Training Officer, and am 1 of 4 FTO's that train new Paramedics and EMT's entering the field.
  • Work extended hours on weekday and weekends as needed.Responded to dispatched emergency assignments quickly and safely.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication and compassion.
  • Kept vehicles ready for emergencies by cleaning them and keeping medical supplies stocked.
  • Strictly protected the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.
Certified Fire Fighter | Pennfield Township Fire Dept. - 20260 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, Mi 49017 08/2012 - 05/2017


  • Responded to fire, crash and rescue calls.
  • Responded to emergency fire alarms quickly and effectively.
  • Rescued fire victims and administered emergency medical aid.
Paramedic | LIFE EMS - Kalamazoo, MI 09/2010 - 06/2016
  • Provided high quality emergency medical care at the level of paramedic.
  • Worked extended hours on weekday and weekends as needed.Responded to dispatched emergency assignments quickly and safely.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication and compassion.
  • Kept vehicles ready for emergencies by cleaning them and keeping medical supplies stocked.
  • Strictly protected the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.


Paramedic | SMCAS - Niles, MI 07/2014 - 02/2016


  • Provide emergency medical care at the level of paramedic.
  • Accomplishments Paramedic, ACLS, BLS, firefighter 1&2, hazmat operations.
  • Work extended hours on weekday and weekends as needed.Responded to dispatched emergency assignments quickly and safely.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication and compassion.
  • Kept vehicles ready for emergencies by cleaning them and keeping medical supplies stocked.
  • Strictly protected the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.
Paint Technician | Spartan Motors Inc. - Charlotte, MI 06/2007 - 06/2010
  • Painted surfaces using brushes, spray guns and paint rollers
  • Worked flexible schedule, including some holidays and weekends, depending on shifting needs of each project
  • Kept all work areas properly cleaned, disposed of debris and packed up materials
  • Inspected completed work to ensure that it met very strict guidelines and highest quality standards
  • Wet sanded, buffed, and polished finish painted surfaces
Painter Helper/Painter Auto Body Prep | Hansen Collison - Kalamazoo, MI 01/2005 - 06/2007
  • Optimized paint adhesion with proper primer application
  • Prepared vehicles by removing unnecessary accessories and applying protections to adjacent surfaces
  • Custom mixed colors to match customers' desired color
  • Removed surface imperfections, applied special undercoats and sealed seams to ready surfaces for paint application
  • Backup painter when head painter was not present
  • Wet sand, buff, and polish finished paint surfaces
Skills
  • Rapid patient assessments
  • Sound decision maker
  • Defensive driving training
  • Current Michigan driver's license
  • Calm under pressure
  • Fire response safety training
  • Pre-hospital Trama Life Support (PHTLS) course completion
Education
Kellogg Community College - Battle Creek, MI Emergency Medical Services
  • Paramedic and Emergency Responder coursework
  • Hands-on coursework in Disaster and Emergency Management
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Job-winning Fire Fighter resume

Dylan Floody
Summary
Committed and motivated individual with strong work ethic, professional demeanor and great initiative. Thrives in a fast-paced and team work. Brings strong presentation, analytical and problem solving skills to team members.
Highlights
  • CPR Certified  
  • Good communication skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Power and hand tool operation
  • Able to lift over 100 pounds
  • Decisive problem solver
  • skilled multi-tasker
  • flexible & adapts quickly to change
  • Clean and professional

Experience
Fire FIghter Sep 2016 to Current
Volenteer Fire Department Massapequa, NY
  • responds to fire calls
  • extinguish and put out fires
  • attends trainings

Studio Artist Nov 2012 to Current
Madame Tussauds Manhattan, NY
  • figure instillation  
  • Figure maintenance & restoration
  • Media launches
  • Handle petty cash
  • schedule Shipments
  • Training new employees
  • work over nights
Color Consultant Apr 2011 to Oct 2015
Sephora Garden City, NY
  • Appointment scheduling
  • product consulting/ customer service
  • cashier
  • Trained new employees
  • Daily Make-up application

Education
Associate of Arts, Special Effects Makeup 2010 Douglas Eduction Center Monessen, PA, USA
  • Associates Business Degree
  • Spotlight Achievement Award, top five students

High School Diploma 2009 Massapequa High school Massapequa, NY, USA
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Experienced Fire Fighter resume

Gordon Beam
Professional Summary
Experienced Professional Firefighter with 8 years of extensive expertise in fire-line operations and tactics complemented with basic emergency medicine knowledge. Efficient customer service specialist eager to attain high levels of customer satisfaction and long lasting professional relationships.
Skills
  • Team Leadership
  • Firefighting operations and tactics
  • Emergency medicine knowledge
  • Operating and troubleshooting small engines
  • Use of a variety of power/hand tools
  • Basic aviation familiarity and knowledge
  • Basic computer programs and applications
  • Radio communications
  • Customer service
  • Public relations
Work History
04/2015 to 10/2017
Fire Fighter USFS/USDA Carson City, Nevada
  • Completed morning preventative maintenance checks (Crew Hauls, Type 7 chase vehicle, Superintendent vehicle).
  • Participated in morning meetings and discussions ( Daily activities, reading of weather observations/”6 Minutes for Safety”, After Action Reviews/Crew questions and concerns).
  • Performed daily exercise regimen (1 hour -1 ½ hours of exercise including, jogging, hiking, push-ups, pull-ups, sit-ups, etc).
  • Performed and completed various Home Unit tasks and operations including but not limited to: organization, inspection, replenishing of Crew Haul tool compartment (fix/sharpen new and damaged tools, organize crew member tools into correct storage locations, re-supply compartment with sharpening tools and tool guard safety materials); clean and perform minor repair to project work chainsaws; fabricate and assemble hand tools( Pulaskis and Combination tools); yard work and landscaping ( pull weeds, pick up garbage, water plants, mow lawns, rake leaves, etc).
  • Completed yearly refresher computer coursework as well as new class coursework. 
  • Participated in several extracurricular building projects including: (sitting benches, sit-up bench, air vent slats for swamp cooler, retaining block stairs, brick pathways).
  • Indirect/direct handline construction using Combination tools, Pulaskis and monkey paws.
  • Interim member of a saw team(cut fire swath, fall hazard trees and snags) holding/firing operations (using driptorches, fuzees, grenades, and very pistols); prepping/brushing dozerline and roads; laying/plumbing hose line; mop up; gridding; cold trailing; programming/cloning radios.
  • Documented and reported weather readings using a belt weather kit; assembled and managed short squads for basic fireline operations; scout/lookout responsibilities and tasks; communicated and coordinated with adjoining forces ( helicopters, crews, engines, and fire-line overhead personnel).
  • On several occasions assumed the role of interim Senior FireFighter and successfully completed tasks and responsibilities necessary of the position including but not limited to; leading short squads of crew-members to carry out special fire-line operations; special observe and report scouting missions; lookout and main contact point for all fire personnel on large/small wild land fires.
  • Managed helispots; called in, received, and loaded helicopter cargo loads containing, (FireFighter accommodations, fuel, water pumps and plumbing materials, "Klump Pumps", backhaul, etc.).
  • Called in water drops from various types and sizes of helicopters for fire suppression needs.
  • Communicated and worked along side adjoining forces during regular and special fire-line operations; etc.
05/2012 to 11/2014
Fire Fighter USFS/USDA Quincy, California
  •  Participated in reading of Situation Report, local weather, and 6 minutes for safety; morning chores (dispose of garbage, sweep station floors, clean station bathrooms.
  • Participated in daily physical training (45 minute hike, push ups, pull ups, sit ups, bar dips).
  • Performed daily project work consisting of fuels reduction (felling, bucking, limbing, stacking hand piles), prescribed burn handline construction, burned several acres of logging/hand piles.
  • Engaged in several training exercises including (maps and compasses, basic radio programming and cloning, fire shelter drills, first aid).
  • Indirect/direct handline construction using a Chinkadero and monkey paws; holding/firing operations (using driptorches, fuzees, grenades, and very pistols); prepping/brushing dozerline; laying/plumbing hose line; mop up; gridding; cold trailing; programming/cloning radios; document and report weather readings using a belt weather kit.
  • Identified escape routes and safety zones; demob and checkout; maintained situational awareness and adjust tactics; patrolled fireline; monitored, documented, and reported weather observations.
  • Applied  the Risk Management process; established crew cohesiveness; provided supervision for members of assigned short squad.
  • Properly used portable radio; etc.
06/2011 to 11/2011
Fire Fighter Firestorm Inc. Chico, California
  • Performed basic wild land fire suppression tactics; direct/indirect handline construction; plumbing and monitoring hose lays; mop up; back burning; holding operations.
  • Identified and acquired escape routes and safety zones.
  • Engaged in project work between incidents that included hazardous fuels reduction and prescribed burns.
  • Operated several fuel powered wild land fire fighting apparatus such as Mark III pumps and chain saws.
  • Operated several different line construction tools including Pulaski, Mcleod, and combination tools.
  • Performed duties as a swamper on a saw team.
  • Treated crew members suffering from minor medical issues including minor heat exhaustion, blistering and lacerations, and dehydration.
  • Communicated with crew members about pertinent information and potential hazards.
09/2010 to 05/2011
Cashier Safeway Chico, California
  •  Checked and processed customers groceries.
  • Tendered various types of electronic funding as well as local and federal government funding options.
  • Processed and tendered various rental equipment provided by store.
  •  Bagged customers groceries.
  • Provided aid to needing customers to their vehicles; retrieved shopping carts in parking lot; disposed of store garbage located inside and out.
  • Bailed excess  card board boxes.
  • Retrieved and stocked daily orders.
  • Operated hand controlled electric forklift and heavy bailing machine.
03/2008 to 05/2010
Valet Southern Dunes Golf Club Maricopa, Arizona
  • Greeted members and guests car-side with golf cart and aided loading golf bags; checked members and guests into proshop via two-way radio.
  • Maintained, operated, and  fully stocked driving range, chipping range, and putting green; re-set yardage markers, replaced and repaired divots on driving range.
  • Collected and cleaned golf clubs of members and guests upon round completion.
  • Washed and detailed golf carts daily, disposed of garbage located on golf course, proshop and restaurant areas.
  • Operated several pieces of small engine equipment such as pressure washers, leaf blowers, and generators.
  • Participated and engaged in monthly employee progress meetings.
  • Calculated daily tip values and distributed tips among co-workers according to hours worked.
  • Refilled and replaced 5 gallon water jugs located on golf course.
01/2007 to 05/2007
Host Brooklyn Boys Pizzeria & Restaurant Maricopa, Arizona


  • Simultaneously held 3 different positions of host, take-out cashier and expeditor.
  • Greeted and sat customers, prepared and provided menus, exchanged information about daily specials and menu items.
  • Assisted in waiting and bussing tables.
  •  Processed and tendered all phone-in and take-out orders.
  • Expedited all ordered food items including phone-in, take-out, and main restaurant.
  • Regular restaurant garbage disposal; maintained and regularly cleaned immediate work area.
  • Replaced and refilled beverages on tap in bar area.
  • Processed daily register order values and tip values.
Education
2009
Vocational Certificate: Fire Science
Central Arizona College - Coolidge, Arizona
  • Basic Emergency Medical Technician 05/2008
  • Firefighter I+II (Structure) 05/2009
  • Honor Roll/Dean's List 06/2008
  • 3.5 GPA​
Certifications
  • Student Pilot Certificate
  • Firefighter I+II (Structure) 
  • Firefighter I+II (Wildland)
  • Intermediate Faller (Tree Felling)
  • Helicopter Long Line/Remote Hook Specialist
  • First-Aid/CPR/AED
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