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Select, Find and Prepare for Fire Technology Careers and Jobs - all on one page

This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select a fire technology career, (2) Find fire technology job listings, (3) Prepare for a fire technology career, and (4) Provide fire technology job-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Job: You will be presented with a listing of fire technology careers/jobs. The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Once you have identified an occupation of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as you wish. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Job: In this section you will see one or more links to a career that is usually a bit more general than your initial selection. The link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 2. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different job.

Click on a link and you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for a career in this field. Information includes core and supplemental duties, general and specific work activities, knowledge required, skills required, preparation required, educational requirements, work experience required, local salary information, certifications, professional associations, current job listings for the job selected along with multiple similar job titles, occupations with similar capabilities and interests (starting a career), and occupations with similar skills and Experience (changing a career).

Step 4: Job-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that will provide detailed (updated) links to occupational information specific to the Job you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Job

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 78 fire technology careers and jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get links to active job listings for that specific fire technology occupation, and detailed resources to help you prepare a career path (ladder).
You can use this form two ways:

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Filter - As you enter a keyword, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below

Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Enter a Keyword (filter the list below)
OR - leave blank and scroll through the choices:



Select a Job Title (scroll and Select) :

Assistant Fire Chief
Battalion Fire Chief
Boiler Fireman
Cannon Fire Direction Specialist
Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI)
Certified Fire Investigator
Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Defensive Fire Control Systems Operator
Deputy Fire Chief
Deputy Fire Marshal
Diesel Locomotive Fireman
District Fire Management Officer
Draw Fire Operator
Electric Locomotive Fireman
Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector
Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic
Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer
Field Artillery Fire Control Man
Fire Control Technician B (Ballistic Missile Fire Control)
Forest Fire Control Officer
Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher
Forest Fire Management Officer
Forest Fire Officer
Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor
Forest Fire Suppression Specialist
Forest Fire Warden
Forest Firefighter
Forestry Fire Aide
Forestry Fire Technician
GCS MK 160 MOD 4 Fire Control Technician
Home Fire Alarm Installer
Indirect Fire Infantryman
Infantry Indirect Fire Crewmember
Kiln Fireman
Lead Fire Protection Engineer
Licensed Fire Protection Engineer
Locomotive Fireman
Look Out Tower Fire Watcher
Marine Fire Fighter
Marine Firefighter
Marine Fireman
Master Fire Control Technician
Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor
Municipal Firefighter
Naval Surface Fire Support Planner
Oil Fire Specialist
PATRIOT Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer
Police and Fire Dispatcher
Pot Fireman
Principal Fire Protection Engineer
Railroad Fireman
Retort Fireman
Rim Fire Priming Operator
Rim Fire Priming Tool Setter
Roundhouse Fireman
Safety Fire Boss
Section Forest Fire Warden
Senior Fire Protection Engineer
Senior Firefighter
Shop Fireman
Shot Fireman
Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Stationary Boiler Fireman
Stationary Fireman
Steam Boiler Fireman
Steam Locomotive Fireman
Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Supervising Fire Marshal
Tactical Automated Fire Control Systems Specialist
Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Volunteer Fire Fighter
Volunteer Firefighter
Water and Fire Restoration Technician
Water and Fire Technician
Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist
Wildland Fire Instructor
Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Wildland Firefighter

3) Prepare For a Job

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