Job Description: Army firefighters are responsible for protecting lives and property from fire. They control fires and help prevent them in buildings, aircrafts and ships. Job duties include: perform rescue and firefighting operations during structural fires, aircraft crashes, vehicle emergencies and natural cover fires; drive firefighting trucks and emergency rescue vehicles; give first aid to injured personnel; perform emergency response duties during hazardous materials incidents; inspect aircraft, buildings and equipment for fire hazards; teach fire protection procedures and repair/refill firefighting equipment.

  • Branch Branch: Army
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  • Desinnation Designation: 12M
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  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: GM: 88
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Medical & Emergency
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