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


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This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select from Fire Technology careers/jobs, (2) Find Fire Technology job listings, (3) Prepare for Fire Technology careers, and (4) Provide Fire Technology career-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Career/Job: This page starts with 4 ways for you to identify and select from listings of Fire Technology careers/jobs:
A) Fastest Growing Fire Technology Careers - 2020 to 2030 (est.)
These listings are based on job growth estimates and helps you to identify the fastest growing and evolving Fire Technology careers. Some careers may not initially seem related to Fire Technology, so relevant Fire Technology jobs are listed alongside each listing. This can also help us to identify which careers (bottom of the listing) may have negative growth - perhaps due to automation or planned obsolescence.
B) Median Annual Salary U.S. Fire Technology Careers
These listings are sorted (descending) by median annual salary in the U.S. This may help us to identify our ideal career. We may not qualify at this time for the desired career, but this listing and the results provided can help us to explore job details, as well as learn how to appropriately prepare for the career.
C) Fire Technology Career Ladders (Educational Requirements)
These listings will help us to identify Fire Technology careers sorted by educational requirements (with the most difficult to obtain listed first). This may help us to identify career ladders (as we scroll down the list), and help us to get jobs that we qualify for now.
D) Select From a Listing of 78 Fire Technology 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 jobs
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply explore the list of jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered to be of interest.
Once you have identified an job of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a career/job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as desired. 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 Career: In this section you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for the chosen career. Information may include (not every career choice includes all of the elements below - updates occur quarterly):
Core and Supplemental Duties: Lists the worker-related tasks performed
General and Specific Work Activities: Summarizes the broad and more specific types of behaviors related to the career
Knowledge Required: Provides the requirements regarding the acquisition of facts and principles
Skills Required: Provides basic skills and cross-functional skills needed
Preparation Required: Provides a summary of the required experience and education
Educational Requirements: Detailed breakdown of the education required
Work Experience Required: Detailed breakdown of the prior work experience required
Local Salary Information: Provides national and local salary ranges
Certifications: Provides appropriate government and private-sector certifications and/or credentials that may be required
Professional Associations: Provides professional associations that are related to the career selected
Job Listings: Provides links to active current job listings for the selected career, along with multiple similar job titles to explore. All details appear on this page
Career Start: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar capabilities and interests (for starting a similar career)
Career Change: Provides up to 10 careers requiring similar skills and experience (for changing a career).

** If you clicked on a link from section D (as described in Step 1 above), you will see one or more links to an occupation that is usually a bit more general than your initial job 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 1. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different career/job.

Step 4: Career-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that provide detailed (updated) links specific to the career 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. Can also assist with coffee chats.
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.

Step 1 of 4: Select a Career/Job

21 Fire Technology careers are listed below (sorted by Percentage Change in Total Job Openings - 2020 to 2030 est.). Fire Technology-related jobs specific to each career are also provided. This shows which careers are emerging and growing the fastest. Please Scroll and Select below:

Occupations U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030 (% change) Fire Technology-Related Jobs

Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists 23.9% Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Occupation: Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 23.9% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 16.4% Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Occupation: Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 16.4% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Forensic Science Technicians 15.6% Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Occupation: Forensic Science Technicians U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 15.6% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Airfield Operations Specialists 12.9% Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Occupation: Airfield Operations Specialists U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 12.9% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Sailors and Marine Oilers 10.4% Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman
Occupation: Sailors and Marine Oilers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 10.4% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 8.9% Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Occupation: Fire Inspectors and Investigators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.9% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Firefighters 8.5% Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
Occupation: Firefighters U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.5% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers 8.2% Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.2% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Production Workers, All Other 8.2% Rim Fire Priming Tool Setter
Occupation: Production Workers, All Other U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.2% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Rim Fire Priming Tool Setter
Public Safety Telecommunicators 8.2% Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Occupation: Public Safety Telecommunicators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 8.2% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 5.8% Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Occupation: Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.8% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary 5.5% Wildland Fire Instructor
Occupation: Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.5% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Wildland Fire Instructor
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 5.4% Rim Fire Priming Operator
Occupation: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 5.4% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Rim Fire Priming Operator
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 4.9% Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Occupation: Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 4.9% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Budget Analysts 4.8% Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
Occupation: Budget Analysts U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 4.8% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 2.6% Retort Fireman
Occupation: Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 2.6% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Retort Fireman
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers 2% Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Occupation: Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 2% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Forest and Conservation Technicians 0.7% Senior Firefighter
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Technicians U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: 0.7% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Senior Firefighter
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic -4% Draw Fire Operator
Occupation: Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -4% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Draw Fire Operator
Forest and Conservation Workers -8% District Fire Management Officer
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Workers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -8% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: District Fire Management Officer
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers -12.2% Safety Fire Boss
Occupation: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers U.S. Job Openings 2020-2030: -12.2% Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Safety Fire Boss

23 Fire Technology careers are listed below (sorted by U.S. National Median Salary). Fire Technology-related jobs specific to each occupation are also provided. Please Scroll and Select below::

Occupations National Median Salary Fire Technology-Related Jobs

Water Resource Specialists $ 137,940 Water and Fire Restoration Technician
Occupation: Water Resource Specialists National Median Salary: $ 137,940 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Water and Fire Restoration Technician
Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers $ 94,240 Lead Fire Protection Engineer; Licensed Fire Protection Engineer; Principal Fire Protection Engineer; Senior Fire Protection Engineer
Occupation: Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers National Median Salary: $ 94,240 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Lead Fire Protection Engineer; Licensed Fire Protection Engineer; Principal Fire Protection Engineer; Senior Fire Protection Engineer
Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary $ 87,400 Wildland Fire Instructor
Occupation: Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary National Median Salary: $ 87,400 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Wildland Fire Instructor
Budget Analysts $ 78,970 Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
Occupation: Budget Analysts National Median Salary: $ 78,970 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers $ 78,870 Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers National Median Salary: $ 78,870 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators $ 64,680 Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Occupation: Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators National Median Salary: $ 64,680 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Fire Inspectors and Investigators $ 64,610 Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Occupation: Fire Inspectors and Investigators National Median Salary: $ 64,610 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Forensic Science Technicians $ 60,590 Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Occupation: Forensic Science Technicians National Median Salary: $ 60,590 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers $ 57,870 Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Occupation: Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers National Median Salary: $ 57,870 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Firefighters $ 52,500 Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
Occupation: Firefighters National Median Salary: $ 52,500 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
Airfield Operations Specialists $ 51,330 Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Occupation: Airfield Operations Specialists National Median Salary: $ 51,330 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers $ 50,940 Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Occupation: Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers National Median Salary: $ 50,940 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Sailors and Marine Oilers $ 44,920 Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman
Occupation: Sailors and Marine Oilers National Median Salary: $ 44,920 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders $ 44,610 Retort Fireman
Occupation: Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 44,610 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Retort Fireman
Public Safety Telecommunicators $ 43,290 Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Occupation: Public Safety Telecommunicators National Median Salary: $ 43,290 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists $ 42,150 Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Occupation: Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists National Median Salary: $ 42,150 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders $ 40,670 Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Occupation: Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 40,670 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers $ 40,460 Safety Fire Boss
Occupation: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers National Median Salary: $ 40,460 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Safety Fire Boss
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic $ 39,530 Draw Fire Operator
Occupation: Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic National Median Salary: $ 39,530 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Draw Fire Operator
Forest and Conservation Technicians $ 38,940 Senior Firefighter
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Technicians National Median Salary: $ 38,940 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Senior Firefighter
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders $ 32,640 Rim Fire Priming Operator
Occupation: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders National Median Salary: $ 32,640 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Rim Fire Priming Operator
Production Workers, All Other $ 31,420 Rim Fire Priming Tool Setter
Occupation: Production Workers, All Other National Median Salary: $ 31,420 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Rim Fire Priming Tool Setter
Forest and Conservation Workers $ 30,640 District Fire Management Officer
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Workers National Median Salary: $ 30,640 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: District Fire Management Officer

23 Fire Technology careers are listed (sorted by Education/Preparation Requirements - descending) to provide career ladders. Fire Technology-related jobs specific to each career are also provided.

Education/Preparation Categories:
5 = Usually requires graduate school (e.g., Master's degree, Ph.D., M.D., or J.D.)
4 = Usually requires a four-year Bachelor's degree
3 = Usually requires vocational training, related on-the-job experience, or Associate's degree
2 = Usually requires a high school diploma
1 = May require a high school diploma or GED certificate
Please Scroll and Select below:
Occupations Education/Preparation Fire Technology-Related Jobs

Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary 5 Wildland Fire Instructor
Occupation: Forestry and Conservation Science Teachers, Postsecondary Education/Preparation: 5 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Wildland Fire Instructor
Budget Analysts 4 Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
Occupation: Budget Analysts Education/Preparation: 4 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Assistant Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief
Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers 4 Lead Fire Protection Engineer; Licensed Fire Protection Engineer; Principal Fire Protection Engineer; Senior Fire Protection Engineer
Occupation: Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers Education/Preparation: 4 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Lead Fire Protection Engineer; Licensed Fire Protection Engineer; Principal Fire Protection Engineer; Senior Fire Protection Engineer
Forensic Science Technicians 4 Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Occupation: Forensic Science Technicians Education/Preparation: 4 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Supervising Criminalist, Firearms and Toolmarks
Water Resource Specialists 4 Water and Fire Restoration Technician
Occupation: Water Resource Specialists Education/Preparation: 4 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Water and Fire Restoration Technician
Airfield Operations Specialists 3 Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Occupation: Airfield Operations Specialists Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Terminal Maintenance Supervisor/Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter
Fire Inspectors and Investigators 3 Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Occupation: Fire Inspectors and Investigators Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI); Certified Fire Investigator; Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator
Firefighters 3 Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
Occupation: Firefighters Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Suppression Specialist; Forest Firefighter; Forestry Fire Technician; Marine Fire Fighter; Marine Firefighter; Municipal Firefighter; Oil Fire Specialist; Volunteer Fire Fighter; Volunteer Firefighter; Water and Fire Technician; Wildland Fire Fighter Specialist; Wildland Firefighter
First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers 3 Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Occupation: First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Battalion Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Chief; Deputy Fire Marshal; District Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Management Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor; Section Forest Fire Warden; Supervising Fire Marshal
Forest and Conservation Technicians 3 Senior Firefighter
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Technicians Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Senior Firefighter
Forest and Conservation Workers 3 District Fire Management Officer
Occupation: Forest and Conservation Workers Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: District Fire Management Officer
Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists 3 Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Occupation: Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Environmental Protection Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Control Officer; Forest Fire Officer; Forest Fire Specialist Supervisor; Forest Fire Warden; Forestry Fire Aide; Look Out Tower Fire Watcher; Wildland Fire Operations Specialist
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers 3 Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Occupation: Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Electrical Fire Alarm Repairer Inspector; Electronic Fire Control Systems Mechanic; Home Fire Alarm Installer; Special Hazards Fire Suppression System Technician
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 3 Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Occupation: Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators Education/Preparation: 3 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Boiler Fireman; Stationary Boiler Fireman; Stationary Fireman; Steam Boiler Fireman
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters 2 Shot Fireman
Occupation: Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Shot Fireman
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 2 Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Occupation: Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Kiln Fireman; Pot Fireman
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic 2 Draw Fire Operator
Occupation: Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Draw Fire Operator
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 2 Safety Fire Boss
Occupation: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Safety Fire Boss
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders 2 Retort Fireman
Occupation: Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Retort Fireman
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders 2 Rim Fire Priming Operator
Occupation: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Rim Fire Priming Operator
Public Safety Telecommunicators 2 Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Occupation: Public Safety Telecommunicators Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Forest Fire Fighters Dispatcher; Police and Fire Dispatcher
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers 2 Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Occupation: Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators and Locomotive Firers Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Diesel Locomotive Fireman; Electric Locomotive Fireman; Locomotive Fireman; Railroad Fireman; Roundhouse Fireman; Shop Fireman; Steam Locomotive Fireman
Sailors and Marine Oilers 2 Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman
Occupation: Sailors and Marine Oilers Education/Preparation: 2 Fire Technology-Related Jobs: Marine Firefighter; Marine Fireman

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 78 specific Fire Technology jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get active job listing links, along with detailed resources to help you prepare for a career related to that job.
You can use this form two ways:

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

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

Enter a Keyword (filter the list below)
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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


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