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892 W. 10th Street
Azusa, CA 91002
Info@ptrcorp.com

EMPLOYMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

FIRE APPARATUS, EMERGENCY VEHICLE, FLEET TECHNICIAN

POSTING DATE: August 21, 2018
FILING PERIOD: Open until filled
SALARY: Based on experience and certifications

Performance Truck Repair is a premier truck fleet and fire apparatus repair and service center based in Azusa, CA that is growing exponentially due to its high level of professional and personal customer service which reaches out from Santa Barbara County to the Mexico Border. Employees are highly valued and provided competitive compensation and benefits.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:  Maintain and repair fleet, firefighting and emergency vehicles, including fire engine, tender, tanker, rescue, aerial, hazmat, command and other various fleet vehicles. Perform journey level technician duties as required such as;

  1. Diagnose, adjust, service, repair, overhaul and/or replace a variety of fleet, firefighting and emergency vehicles systems to include engine and emissions, transmission, suspension and steering, braking and electrical systems, heating and air conditioning, fire pumps, valves, aerial ladder and foam systems.
  2. Disassembles truck and fire apparatus and accessories, make required repairs or replace and/or overhaul parts and components as necessary.
  3. Diagnose DC and AC electrical circuits, repair or replace fuses, batteries, lights instruments, warning devices, controls and switches, modules, alternators, starter, and defective cables and wiring.
  4. Diagnose, service and repair hydraulic systems, repair or replace hydraulic pumps, valves, hoses, cylinders, motors and ancillary components.
  5. May perform service calls on the road or at customer sites.
  6. May perform after hours service and emergency repairs as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Five (5) years experience in diesel heavy truck repair consistent with the duties listed above with at least one (1) year of fire apparatus and emergency vehicle related work experience.

Must possess their own set of general hand tools for the essential duties including but not limited to ASE and metric combination wrenches and ratchets and sockets up to ½” drive and 1-1/2” hex size.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • ASE Truck Technician certifications (T-1 through T-8)
  • Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) certification
  • Aerial ladder experience
  • Electronic engine and transmission diagnosis using both factory and aftermarket diagnostic software
  • Welding and metal fabrication

APPLICATION PROCESS: All interested applicants should email their resume to info@ptrcorp.com and include pertinent contact information.

Individuals who do not meet the minimum qualifications are encouraged to apply for consideration for other technician positions which may include training for those that are motivated to learn and excel.

NCFMA TRAINING
 
DATE: THURSDAY – OCTOBER 4th 2018
 
LOCATION:
BURTON’S FIRE, INC.
1301 Doker Dr., Modesto, CA 95351
 
TOPIC:
Hendrickson Suspension Design Criteria, & General Maintenance Items, Suspension Attributes (Spring vs. Rubber vs. Air). Instructor: Bob Albano from Hendrickson Factory
 
Business Meeting: 9:30AM – 10:30AM
Class: 11:00AM – 3:00PM
 
PLEASE RSVP ON THE FOLLOWING FORM BEFORE 10/2/2018
 
City of Fairfield, CA
Position Announcement: Senior Fire Mechanic
 
Salary – $73,095.36 – $88,845.13 Annually
Location – Fairfield, CA
Job Type – Full-Time
Department – Public Works
Job Number – 2018-00062
Closing – 9/26/2018 5:00 PM Pacific