Also referred to as:
Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers, Firefighter/EMT, Fireman
Requirements and Responsibilities
Fire Fighter responds immediately to fires and other emergency situations. Provides protection to public and property. Being a Fire Fighter requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically requires certification as an Emergency Medical Technician. Additionally, Fire Fighter may need to pass physical ability tests. Typically reports to a manager. Fire Fighter's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.