|Profession||Skills Required||Duties Performed|
|Fire Prevention Specialist
- Writing: Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
- Negotiation: Bringing others together and trying to reconcile differences.
- Speaking: Talking to others to convey information effectively.
- Relay messages about emergencies, accidents, locations of crew and personnel, and fire hazard conditions.
- Administer regulations regarding sanitation, fire prevention, violation corrections, and related forest regulations.
- Extinguish smaller fires with portable extinguishers, shovels, and axes.
|Fire Station Manager
- Critical Thinking: Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Troubleshooting: Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
- Management of Financial Resources: Determining how money will be spent to get the work done, and accounting for these expenditures.
- Maintain knowledge of forest fire laws and fire prevention techniques and tactics.
- understand English for aviation communications
- Educate the public about forest fire prevention by participating in activities such as exhibits or presentations or by distributing promotional materials.
- Active Listening: Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
- Time Management: Managing one's own time and the time of others.
- Operation and Control: Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
- Take action to contain any hazardous chemicals that could catch fire, leak, or spill.
- Participate in fire prevention and inspection programs.
- Administer first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation to injured persons.