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33-1021.00 - First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers Bright Outlook

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Serve as a working leader of an engine, hand, helicopter, or prescribed fire crew of three or more firefighters.

33-2011.00 Firefighters   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Create openings in buildings for ventilation or entrance, using axes, chisels, crowbars, electric saws, or core cutters.
  • Drive and operate fire fighting vehicles and equipment.
  • Position and climb ladders to gain access to upper levels of buildings, or to rescue individuals from burning structures.
  • Extinguish flames and embers to suppress fires, using shovels or engine- or hand-driven water or chemical pumps.
  • Operate pumps connected to high-pressure hoses.
33-2022.00 Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists Bright Outlook
  • Direct crews working on firelines during forest fires.
  • Extinguish smaller fires with portable extinguishers, shovels, and axes.
  • Direct maintenance and repair of firefighting equipment, or requisition new equipment.
  • Administer regulations regarding sanitation, fire prevention, violation corrections, and related forest regulations.
33-2021.00 Fire Inspectors and Investigators Bright Outlook
  • Supervise staff, training them, planning their work, and evaluating their performance.
  • Develop and coordinate fire prevention programs, such as false alarm billing, fire inspection reporting, and hazardous materials management.
33-3052.00 Transit and Railroad Police
  • Plan or implement special safety or preventive programs, such as fire or accident prevention.
51-4121.00 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers
  • Use fire suppression methods in industrial emergencies.