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PDS Tech Inc Diesel Truck Mechanic / ARFF Repair in San Diego, California

PDS Tech is currently seeking an Air Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) Maintenance/Repair Technicians for our client in San Diego, CA

Summary of Job Description :

Participates in the mechanical repair of fire apparatus equipment (Pumpers and ARFF Trucks) including rebuilding or repair of pumps, valves, and other fire related equipment ; diagnose customer complaints and perform corrective actions. Ability to diagnose defects and perform mechanical repairs with minimum supervision. The applicant must be trained and certified to conduct pump tests, aerial inspections, and annual inspections.

Essential Functions :

  • Completes apparatus inspections and performs specialized, journey-level mechanical maintenance and repair work on all types of complex firefighting apparatus and related equipment which include but are not limited to ladder, engine, ARFF, air/light, rehabilitation, hazardous materials, brush trucks, and command van type apparatus.

  • Review apparatus maintenance work orders communicating with the Shop Foreman. Uses manual techniques or computerized systems to diagnose operational problems on all types of firefighting apparatus and heavy equipment, diagnosing problems with a variety of complex hydraulic and electrical systems on firefighting apparatus.

  • Communicates with coworkers, supervisors, and department personnel to establish and maintain effective working relationships.

  • Communicates with Lead and/or Shop Foreman regarding apparatus and equipment performance.

  • Reviews repair work to be completed with the Lead, Supervisor or Service writer.

  • Prepares accurate work detail description of maintenance and repairs preformed.

  • Modifies, welds, fabricates parts such as equipment and tool mounts, brackets, and shelving.

  • Performance annual pump testing as per NFPA standards.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.