Highly dedicated and resourceful Firefighter Volunteer with an excellent safety and community service record. Able to function well independently with no direction or as part of a firefighting volunteer team. Especially skilled in helping to educate the public in the most current fire prevention and safety measures.
Vast breadth of firefighting volunteer experience
Strong familiarity with all firefighting practises and techniques
Excellent facility with all fire protection gear and equipment
Outstanding knowledge of evacuation procedures and fire protection systems
Exceptional ability to handle stressful and emergency situations
Superior proficiency in fire safety building regulations
Good teamwork and communication skills
June 2011 to Present City of Omaha, London, England Firefighter Volunteer
Conducted crowd and traffic control at fire scenes.
Assisted with search-and-rescue operations at fire scenes.
Assessed building conditions for fire or accident potential.
Operated fire extinguishers, hoses and other emergency equipment.
Provided assistance with evacuation from fire scenes.
Performed CPR and first aid procedures on fire and accident victims.
June 2007 to May 2011 Crete Township, London, England Firefighter Volunteer
Assisted with building inspections to ensure compliance with fire and other safety codes.
Performed fire hydrant testing to ensure functionality.
Participated in ongoing training exercises to remain current in firefighting techniques.
Helped with public education efforts on fire safety.
Maintained and updated daily activity and equipment usage reports.
Contributed to fire prevention seminars, tours of fire stations and other public relations activities.
2007 Burke Seniour Secondary School, Leeds, West Yorkshire Secondary School GCSE