NEWS & UPDATES

H&E equipment Services is looking for EVTs..that’s plural. They need more than one–sign up!

Click on the link below for more information or contact:

Dan Keck, Asst. Service Manager–Fire Truck Service

dkeck@he-equipment.com

https://heequipment.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/careers/job/Phoenix-4040/Fire-Apparatus-Mechanic—Phoenix–AZ_R0004674

Spartan Motors:

Spartan Motors USA is recalling certain 2009-2018 Gladiator and MetroStar emergency vehicles. The fire water pump solenoid may corrode internally, causing a loss of power to the fire pump control module.  A loss of power to the pump control module can cause a loss of water pressure for fighting fires, thereby increasing the risk of injury.

NHTSA recall 18V424000 – https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=18V424000&refurl=rss

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.