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Worked with a team of 40 to gain control of emergency scenes, combat fires and explosions, participate in search and rescues, and protect civilians from dangerous situations.

  • Handled and managed over 100 at-risk situations while in the County Fire Department.
  • Saved 50+ lives in at-risk and high-pressure situations.
  • Continued education to obtain and upgrade first aid, EMT, and paramedic certifications.
  • Taught educational courses about fire safety and prevention to school aged children.
  • Trained extensively in Rapid Intervention Team (RIT), Firefighter Assist and Search Team (FAST), Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT), vehicle fires and extrications, and structural and high-rise fires.

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Answered fire fighting crises, performed an essential appraisal of the sick in case of emergency, executed fire rescue, updated activities following flames, and arrange mechanical assembly for future alerts.

  • Coordinated fire suppression and rescues activities.
  • Analyzed fire-related problems and communicated action plan to the staff and manager.
  • Inspected buildings for signs of fire threats and assured that fire safety rules were enforced.
  • Administered emergency medical treatments as required in case of fire, flood, or accidents.
  • Examined vehicles and firefighting equipment for flaws, modifications, and restorations.
  • Attended training classes to update knowledge of fire codes and regulations.

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Performed fire control exercises, execute fire examinations, ensured fire code requirements by performing fire security assessments, and adhered to fire precaution standards and protocols.

  • Controlled, contained, and extinguished fires to safeguard the lives of the community.
  • Monitored and responded to all emergency calls related to hazardous materials and rescues.
  • Assisted people and aided other teams in natural disasters such as floods and cyclones.
  • Operated various firefighting equipment to extinguish the fire.
  • Train volunteer firefighters on evacuation and firefighting skills.
  • Maintained a record of all fire scenarios and accidents to be presented in the court of law.
  • Acted as site leader to supervise rescue activities.

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Multifaceted role encompassing strategic leadership and program management skills to ensure the effective response and execution of emergency protocols.

  • Remained up-to-date on standard safety procedures, firefighting techniques, and emergency response and treatment protocols.
  • Rapidly assessed on-site situations to devise the best rescue and fire containment strategies.
  • Provided on-site supervision to responders to ensure the seamless administration of emergency & first aid treatment to victims in need of medical attention.
  • Executed routine inspections of building for regulatory compliance and safety, whilst providing education on preventative measures.

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