Allen  R

Fire Saftey Manager Trainer


Air Force


Portland, OR

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Will Relocate:



Allen L. Roush 10649 NE 13th Ave Portland, OR 97211 503-927-4351 Cover Sheet Date: June 16, 2007 Hello my name is Allen L. Roush, on 30 September, 2007 I will retire after 32 years in the Fire Protection field (15 as Fire Chief) with the Air Force. I am seeking employment opportunities within your company. I’m willing to relocate anywhere within the United States (however will consider out of country locations) also willing to travel as required. I have attached a Resume and would like to thank you for taking the time to review my information or forward my resume to the proper personnel within your company. I look forward to possibilities of joining your “Team”. Thank you, Allen L. Roush, Fire Chief (Retired)


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(Confidential) (Confidential) 9/1975 - Present



FEMA Emergency Management 2006 Specialist Degree
FEMA WMD 2004 Specialist Degree
DOD Haz-Mat ICS 2002 Specialist Degree
Air Force Confined Space 1997 Specialist Degree
DOD Fire Instrutor 1990 Specialist Degree
Air Force Fire Management 1975 Specialist Degree



Hazardous Material and Response to Weapons of Mass Destruction Course Planner, Trainer and Instructor Department of Defense Laws of Armed Conflict training Department of Defense Anti-Terrorism Training Department of Defense Explosive Ordnances Training Department of Defense Fire Officer IV Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Training 2002 Diversity Education by Doctor Souder, Betances and Associates August 2001 Customer service Training 2001 The National Fire academy Emergency Response to Terrorism Basic Concepts 2001 Department of Defense Hazardous Material Incident Command March 2001 Department of Defense Hazardous Material Operations 15 August 2000 Department of Defense Hazardous Material Awareness 1 August 2000 Supervisory Development Course 31 March 2000 Managing Difficult Employees Course 23 March 2000 Federal Emergency Management Emergency Preparedness Course 24 January 2000 United States Air University On-Scene Commander’s Course 19 March 1999 Department of Defense Emergency Response to Terrorism for Emergency Responders 15 June 1999 Federal Emergency Management Agency Emergency Response to Terrorism 18 October 1999 Introduction to Incident Command System Overview 17 July 1999 Department of Defense Fire Officer III 24 November 1997 Air Force Train the Trainer 17 October 1999 Air Force Task Certification 17 October 1999 Oregon Air National Guard Outstanding Airman of the Year Award (State) 1 October 1998 to 30 September 1999 Oregon Air National Guard Outstanding Airman of the Quarter Award 1 July to 30 September 1999 Certification of Appointment for Fire Chief for the State of Georgia Georgia State Fire Academy. Completed comprehensive curriculum (Basic & Advance Fire Fighter 101 to 705); 1980 – present University of Georgia Jaws of Life Extrication School, 1989. Instruction Techniques for Firemen and Company Officers training program, Louisiana State University, 1989 Air National Guard Fire Protection Specialist and Management course, 1995 Department of Defense Airport Firefighter, Fire Officer II and Fire Instructor II, 1994 Air Force Community College, Chanute Air Force Base, Chanute, Illinois. Fire Science, Fire Protection Specialist -certification 1976 Savannah Vocational Tech. School, Savannah, Georgia; Emergency Medical Technician-Ambulance, 1977 Successful completion of additional training seminars Excellence in Customer Satisfaction Basic Structural Burn LP Gas Emergencies Flammable Liquids Hazardous Material Handling Basic Structural Workshop Inflatable Life Rafts Inspection Jones Chemicals Chlorine Safety Explosive Ordnance Disposal Emergency Vehicle Operations EEO Compliance Management Frontline Leadership Training STS Space Orbiter Procedures Nuclear Emergency Team Operation Task Certification Course Train the Trainer Course

Companies I like:

Johnson Control General Motors Roush Racing Monaco Fire Alarm Systems


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Responsible for the leadership, management, supervision, and organization of a cutting edge aircraft rescue fire fighting and medical team. Provides Quality Leadership to fire department team members. Develops emergency management plans, developing statement of work for new fire alarm and fire suppression systems. Reviews and approve fire/life safety designs. Works to improve community relations, and fire safety programs. Ensures best use of resources and budget. Mentors and develops effective senior leadership and staff team members. Ensures the safety of fire fighting and medical forces. Complies with all local, state, and federal fire department guidelines.