Mechanic - Heavy Truck / Diesel / Fire Truck / Ambulance
Company: Emergency Vehicle Group
Posted on: January 15, 2022
SUMMARY: Emergency Vehicle Group, Inc. is a leading emergency
vehicle dealer and service center for fire apparatus, ambulances,
command and specialty vehicles that is adding to our service
We are seeking highly skilled heavy truck mechanic to work on fire
apparatus, ambulances and other emergency vehicles. Experience with
air brakes, heavy truck components, hydraulics, water pumps, and
aerial devices, complex electrical systems is expected.
Please submit resume, employment and salary history.
Qualified Applicants Only.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Repair and maintain various types of emergency vehicles, such as
pumpers, aerials, ambulances and other vehicles.
Perform preventative maintenance and inspections on heavy truck
chassis and fire components.
Major repairs on fire pumps, aerials, hydraulic systems, air brakes
and electrical systems.
Travel to customers sites for repairs as needed.
Perform work as directed by Service Manager
Other duties as assigned and can vary daily
Ensures shop cleanliness and maintenance on a regular basis.
Processes and tracks repair orders.
Performs road tests on vehicles in order to assure roper operating
Operates computer to document repair work and maintenance on a
Monitors and advises all safety related issues related the shop
area, vehicles and wherever maintenance is being performed.
Available to perform emergency repair work after hours including
nights, weekends and holidays.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Reads and follows simple to complicated instructions, schematics
and other information contained in repair manuals or the diagnosis
and repair of fire and EMS vehicles and equipment.
Performs calculations and works with numbers to solve problems.
Reads and understands reference books and complicated procedures
Pays attention to detail while ensuring crews observe safety
Knowledge of safety hazards and precautions.
Appropriately records repairs and parts used.
PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma or GED and 2+ year mechanical repair and
maintenance work or equivalent combination of education and
Class B or A CDL Driver's License
ASE Mechanic certification preferred
Must obtain Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT)certification within
1 year of hire date.
Must pass pre-employment drug screen, physical, criminal background
and MVR check.
ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AND CONDITIONS / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Work is performed in an automotive repair shop and on customer's
May be subject to bending, twisting, reaching, kneeling and lifting
such as retrieving and replacing materials, supplies and inventory
or when performing preventative maintenance and repair of vehicles
and heavy equipment.
May be subject to exposure to extreme weather conditions, hazardous
chemicals and fumes common to automotive repair shops.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS UTILIZED:
Operates various emergency vehicles and equipment on an as-needed
basis (for testing purposes)
Operates volt ohm meter, ampmeter, pressure gauges, nozzle and
valve repair kits, calibrating tools for engines, rakes,
micrometers and dial calipers, welders, grinders, torch, brazing
rod, precision gauges, inspection and diagnostic equipment.
Must have own tools.
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