Joe, a battalion fire chief, describes the challenges of his job, what he likes most, his key decisions, how difficult getting into the industry is, and work-life balance. He gives some advice for young people today - "If they want to move up and move on, it's not who you know but what you know."
Firefighters protect the public by responding to fires and other emergencies. They are frequently the first emergency personnel on the scene of an accident.
Moderate-term on-the-job training
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