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Fire Rescue Mechanic - Orlando International Airport

First Vehicle Services is now hiring a Fire Rescue Mechanic for our shop serving Orlando International Airport!

First things First: Who are we? 

First Vehicle Services is a leading provider of diverse fleet management and maintenance services in North America. Since 1981, First Vehicle Services has provided efficient and cost-effective vehicle management and maintenance services to governments, school districts, petrochemical companies, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations throughout the United States. 

Why join First as a Fire Apparatus Technician?

  • $30 - $35 / hour and can go up based on experience and qualifications (NOT flat-rate)
  • An additional $.10 per hour for each ASE certification you possess or obtain
  • Company-paid ASE testing and training materials
  • Sunday - Thursday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm full-time shift schedule and consistent, year-round work
  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities
  • Benefits include medical, dental, vision, & 401(k)
  • Paid holidays & vacation
  • Annual allowances for boots and prescription safety glasses
  • State-of-the-art training programs
  • Discounts on cell phone plans, cars, and more through the Perk Spot program!

About the Fire Rescue Mechanic Position 

As a Diesel Mechanic with First Vehicle Services, you will help maintain and repair Dump trucks, tractors, loaders, pickups, sedans, buses, fire trucks, heavy equipment, and generators to ensure equipment and vehicle readiness & safety. Other major job duties include:

  • Take the lead on preventative maintenance (PMs), safety inspections, and annual maintenance inspections.
  • Diagnose and perform all vehicle and equipment repair phases, including brakes, suspensions, engines, drivetrains, transmissions, and other repairs.
  • Ensure work orders are completed accurately.
  • Assist with road calls and emergency services as necessary.

Qualifications for the Fire Rescue Mechanicn

  • A valid CDL B driver’s license is required.
  • 5+ years of hands-on EVT Master level experience is required.
  • Technological and electrical skills and experience repairing and maintaining specialized equipment found in ambulances, fire trucks, and other emergency vehicles.
  • Strong diagnostic skills and problem-solving ability
  • Possess a mechanic’s tool set
  • The highest preference is given to ASE or EVT Certifications, up to and including Master Mechanics. Employees shall ensure all required EVT Master level Certifications are maintained while employed.
  • Subject to DOT drug testing. DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of Schedule I drugs, including marijuana, for any reason.

Get your career on the road with First Vehicle Services! 

We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.  

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47730 - Greater Orlando Intl Airport
8701 Casa Verde, Bldg 815N, Orlando, Florida, USA, 32827
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    First Vehicle Services
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