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EMERGENCY VEHICLE TECHNICIAN (EVT) I/ HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC
Where: Fort G. Meade, Maryland (Baltimore, MD)
Type: Full Time, Day Shift
Wage:  $42/hr. - $47/hr. + $25,000 Sign-on Bonus($5,000 after the first 90-days, $10,000 after the first 6 months and $10,000 after the first year)
Benefits:Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Life & Short-Term Disability Insurance, 10 paid holidays, paid vacation, paid sick leave, Verizon wireless discount, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), a robust wellness program, and relocation assistance
To apply: visit www.skookum.org

Skookum is seeking an experienced Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT)/ Heavy Equipment Mechanic.  This individual will be responsible for performing a variety of skilled to highly skilled tasks involving minor and major mechanical service and repair of Heavy Equipment, Fire Trucks, Fire Apparatus, Aerial Equipment, Fire Rescue Vehicles and Miscellaneous Fire Equipment.  This position is represented by the International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 37.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:
  • Performs routine/scheduled maintenance and repairs of equipment and vehicles to include, but not limited to, wheeled vehicles, power generation, and material handling equipment
  • Performs maintenance and repairs on Emergency Response Vehicles primarily, Pierce, Seagrave, and E-One Fire Equipment
  • Accomplish repairs and perform services as outlined in established technical manuals
  • Perform inspection and repair on brakes, suspension, wheels, hubs, and steering systems
  • Understand and follow technical manuals, lube orders, wiring and hydraulic schematics utilized during scheduled service intervals to ensure proper diagnosis and repair of vehicles and equipment
  • Perform major repair jobs by disassembling and cleaning parts, removing, and installing components, and removing and installing assemblies
Position: EMERGENCY VEHICLE TECHNICIAN (EVT) I/ HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC
Organization: Skookum Contract Services
Location: Baltimore,  MD 
United States
Salary: $42/hr. - $47/hr. + $25,000 Sign-on Bonus
Posting Start Date: 6/28/2021
Date Posted: 6/28/2021
Requirements Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) certification required
  • Must have 2+ years Heavy Equipment Mechanic experience
  • Must have Heavy Truck ASE certifications
  • Must have light, medium, and heavy truck experience
  • Knowledge in maintenance of military vehicles and equipment preferred
  • Ability to use computers and computer software
  • A valid CDL Class B is required.  Must be able to obtain and maintain coverage by Skookum’s insurance company.
  • Candidate must meet federal guidelines to be considered for this position - Department of Transportation (DOT) pre-employment medical examination and drug screening is required. 
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances as background checks will be conducted for this position. 
Status: This listing expires on: 9/26/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
Skookum Contract Services
Address:


Baltimore,  MD 20755
United States
Email:
recruiting@skookum.org
Phone:
(360) 475-0756
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Contact:
www.skookum.org

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