City of New York - Firefighter 1st Grade Resume Example

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Avery Ward
XX XXXXXXXXXX XXXX , Westhampton , NY 11977
Professional Summary

Dedicated and motivated to getting a job done regardless of obstacles
Leadership skills and street-sense to read people  and get them engaged with task at hand
Fit, trim and agile to meet the demands of a large scale physical plant

  • Administration and Management
  • Coordination
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Management of Material Resources
  • Mechanical
  • Troubleshooting
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Installation
03/1984 to 03/2004
Firefighter 1st Grade City of New York - New York, NY
  • Participate in courses, seminars and conferences, and study fire science literature, to learn firefighting techniques.
  • Respond to fire alarms and other calls for assistance, such as automobile and industrial accidents.
  • Move toward the source of a fire using knowledge of types of fires, construction design, building materials, and physical layout of properties.
  • Rescue victims from burning buildings and accident sites.
  • Administer first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation to injured persons.
  • Drive and operate fire fighting vehicles and equipment.
  • Create openings in buildings for ventilation or entrance, using axes, chisels, crowbars, electric saws, or core cutters.
  • Take action to contain hazardous chemicals that might catch fire, leak, or spill.
10/1980 to 02/1984
Building Maintenance/Board of Higher Education State of New York - Albany, Ny
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
  • Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
  • Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.
  • Plan and lay out repair work, using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, or schematic diagrams.
  • Train and manage maintenance personnel and subcontractors.
02/1976 to 09/1980
Electrician Mechanic Kurtz Electric - Brooklyn, NY
  • Assemble, install, test, or maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
  • Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  • Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures, using hand tools or power tools.
  • Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  • Provide preliminary sketches or cost estimates for materials or services.
  • Place conduit, pipes, or tubing, inside designated partitions, walls, or other concealed areas, and pull insulated wires or cables through the conduit to complete circuits between boxes.
High School Diploma: Electrical Installation
William E. Grady Voc. Tech. H.S. - Brooklyn , NY
Criminal Justice classes Kings County Community College - Brooklyn , NY
Civil Engineering Sullivan County Community College - Loch Sheldrake, NY

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Firefighter 1st Grade FROM Westhampton , New York RESUME

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School Attended
William E. Grady Voc. Tech. H.S.