The telecommunicator must process calls from unknown and unseen individuals, usually calling under stressful conditions. Take our free career test to find out if firefighter is one of your top career matches.
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Dedication Successful firefighters are hard-working, hard-training people who take pride in their work and want to be the best at what they do. Fire department communications play a critical role in that successful outcome.
Communication Clear, intelligent, courteous and open communication is an essential quality for the profession.
Personnel of all ranks and seniority need to demonstrate leadership ability on a continuous basis in everything they do. Only then can you truly know your job and possess the physical ability to do your job.