• Skokie IL

David Galan



Highly motivated Firefighter/Paramedic with 3 years of 911 experience, and 4 years of experience with a private ambulance both as a EMT and a paramedic. Very devoted to the fire service, effective at quickly assessing situations and determining the appropriate response. Capable with providing first aid to individuals involved in car accidents, structure fires, and medical emergencies

Work History

Work History


Jan 2013 - Present
Beach Park Fire Department
Firefighter/Paramedic Beach Park, IL Control, contain and extinguish fires Vehicle extrication Provide Advanced Life Support in medical emergencies Work 24 hour shifts and respond to calls as needed Repair and maintain fire equipment


Oct 2015 - Present
Roselle Fire Department

Part time Firefighter/Paramedic. Respond to fire and medical emergencies within the Village of Roselle.


Mar 2015 - Present
Metro Paramedics

Contract Firefighter/Paramedic with the Village of Roselle. Respond to fire and medical emergencies in the Village of Roselle and the surrounding suburbs.


Dec 2010 - May 2015
Lifeline Ambulance

Respond to emergencies to contracted nursing homes. Large event medical stand by's such as Lalapalooza, and Riot Fest. Transported patients on a respiratory ventilator.



High school diploma

Aug 2005 - Jun 2009
Niles West High School

Fire Tactics

2011 - 2011
Park Ridge Fire Explorers

Attended Cadet Fire Collage at the University of Illinois for live fire training


2012 - 2012
Vista Medical Center

Ranked top ten in class

Pending: Fire Science

2009 - Present
Oakton Community College

33 earned credits
Intend to finish degree
Course's taken include Fire tactics, and Hazmat Ops


Computer intelligent                  Team Player                          Hazmat-Operation

Firefighter Basic Ops                 Fluent in Romanian              Resourceful

EMT-Paramedic                         Critical Thinker