Fire Captain Resume

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John Alfaro
3286 Farnum Road
New York, NY 10007

Job Objective Seeking a Fire Captain position in a stable company where I can use my skills to benefit the company.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding knowledge of firefighting equipment and technical specifications
  • Sound knowledge of applicable laws, internal controls and policies and procedures of the Fire Department
  • Outstanding knowledge of principles of mechanics, hydraulics, and mathematics related to firefighting and engineering duties
  • Deep knowledge of fire prevention, suppression, investigation, and inspection principles, practices, and techniques.
  • Proficient in computer systems
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Professional Experience:

Fire Captain
Rincon Band of Luiseno Indians, New York, NY
August 2005 – Present


  • Supervised staff and provided performance feedback.
  • Performed collateral administrative duties.
  • Supervised, developed and administered training for staff.
  • Assisted with budgeting and procurement of supplies.
  • Provided technical expertise and direction on all emergency calls.
  • Overseen project management activities.
  • Completed daily physical fitness training to maintain a strong physical condition.

Fire Captain
City of Scottsbluff, New York, NY
May 2000 – July 2005


  • Performed emergency medical assistance, rescue work, salvage operations, and fire suppression.
  • Directed the development of department personnel, conducted evaluations, and made recommendations regarding awards and discipline.
  • Conducted and participated in training programs for department personnel according to established standards and department policies and procedures.
  • Supervised and maintained comprehensive records of emergency and non-emergency responses.
  • Responded to requests from the public and other agencies for information on fire suppression, fire prevention, EMS and other emergency and non-emergency situations.
  • Created reports, collected data, log and monitored training and calls.


High School Diploma
Kachemak Selo School, Fritz Creek, AK

Example #2

Travis Fernando
1234 Main Court
Santa Cruz
CA, 95060
[email protected]

Objective To obtain the position of fire captain where I can utilize my professional experience in emergency.

  • Strong expertise in directing, planning and controlling departmental activities
  • Certified paramedic
  • Expertise in brush fire assessment
  • Knowledge of fire fighting techniques, budget planning and management
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Coaching, training and mentoring

BA in Mass Communication 2003
University of California- Los Angeles
Professional Experience:
Fire Captain, 2003 to till date
CA Fire Rescue Department, CA

  • Inspection of buildings for avoiding outbreak of fire and keeping the people safe.
  • Checked and maintained fire equipments.
  • Managed fire prevention and station maintenance.
  • Organized the in-service training program for the department employees.

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