Also called: Firefighter, Firefighter/Paramedic, Firefighter/EMT (Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician)
In the Air Force: Fire Protection Apprentice; Fire Protection Helper; Fire Protection Journeyman
In the Army: Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Specialist; Firefighter
In the Marine Corps: Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Specialist; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Fuels; Damage Controlman; Firefighter
In the Navy: Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Aircraft Handling); Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Fuels; Damage Control Basic; Damage Controlman; Shipboard Aircraft Rescue, Firefighting and Salvage Specialists; Shore Base Airport and Aircraft Firefighter
- Rescue victims from burning buildings and accident sites.
- Search burning buildings to locate fire victims.
- Administer first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation to injured persons.
Safety and Government
Education and Training
Engineering and Technology
Hand and Finger Use
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Data base user interface and query software
Word processing software