Mechanic

Service Department

Abbotsford, British Columbia

Safetek Profire’s Mission:

 

Serving Those Who Keep Our Communities Safe

 

At Safetek Profire, we are looking for talented people to join our team who share our passion to serve.

 

We are looking for teammates with a proactive, never-fail attitude in the face of adversity, ambiguous situations, and individuals who thrive in a lack of managerial oversight. You must be curious and willing to learn and have the ability to work and motivate yourself independently while also working with teammates for the benefit of our customers and the team. If you are a self-motivated team player with a positive attitude, who understands and values customer satisfaction, we’d love to hear from you.

 

About the Position

Our growing service department is seeking a Mechanic specializing in Electrical Installation with great technical and problem-solving skills to join our team and help us in meeting our commitment of “Service Anywhere, Anytime”.

 

An Emergency Vehicle Technician, or EVT, services, maintains, and repairs all systems on a fire truck. These systems include multiplexed electrical, water pumps, hydraulic aerial ladders, and plumbing. Frequently, our customers are asking us to perform additional services to maximize the benefit of taking their apparatus out of service for repair and maintenance.

 

This is what you’ll do

  • –  Perform inspection, repair, service and testing of fire-rescue vehicles and equipment at our service center and as necessary on-site at customer’s location
  • –  Perform heavy truck maintenance and repair work Perform pre-delivery inspections of new vehicles Review assigned work orders with the Service Manager
  • –  Diagnose faults/malfunctions using computerized and other testing equipment to determine extent of malfunction and the type and scope of repair required
  • –  Adjust equipment and repair/replace defective parts, components or systems, using hand/power tools
  • –  Test repaired equipment for proper performance and to ensure that work meets manufacturers’ specifications and company quality standards
  • –  Clean, lubricate and perform other routine maintenance on equipment
  • –  Travel and perform local field service when required

 

This is what you’ll need

  • –  5+ years of Mechanical experience providing outstanding results
  • –  Willingness to learn new and innovative technologies
  • –  Achieve and hold EVT Certification’s throughout employ
  • –  Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • –  Results driven without compromising quality
  • –  Obsessive about details
  • –  Able to take accountability for tasks and execute flawlessly
  • –  High level of ethics, values, integrity, and trust
  • –  Valid BC Driver ’s License with air brake endorsement or willing to obtain within 6 months of employment
  • –  You must hold a valid passport and be able to travel to the USA

 

Wage and benefits

We offer a competitive compensation packages on certifications, skills, knowledge and experience.
Additionally, we have a great benefits package including an RRSP program.

 

Please submit your resume and cover letter explaining why you’d like to join our team and
why you would be a great fit to careers@firetrucks.ca