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33-2011.02 - Forest Firefighters Bright Outlook

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Organize fire caches, positioning equipment for the most effective response.

33-2011.01 Municipal 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.
  • Operate pumps connected to high-pressure hoses.
  • Spray foam onto runways, extinguish fires, and rescue aircraft crew and passengers in air-crash emergencies.
33-1021.02 Forest Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors
  • Serve as a working leader of an engine, hand, helicopter, or prescribed fire crew of three or more firefighters.
  • Operate wildland fire engines or hoselays.
33-2022.00 Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists
  • Extinguish smaller fires with portable extinguishers, shovels, and axes.