Sr. Emergency Vehicle Technician

Town of Castle Rock
Job Description

Sr. Emergency Vehicle Technician

 $52,936.00 - $71,448.00 Annually
 300 Perry Street Castle Rock, CO
Job Type
Full Time
Fire and Rescue
Job Number
3/3/2017 11:59 PM Mountain
Description of Work

Castle Rock Fire and Rescue department's vision is to be the best at providing emergency and prevention services. Interested in being part of this team? The Town of Castle Rock Fire department has an exciting career opportunity for a Sr. Emergency Vehicle Technician. Under general supervision of the Deputy Fire Chief, the purpose of this position is to maintain, diagnose, and repair all types of fire and rescue apparatus, fire suppression equipment, and light and heavy duty equipment, such as generators, pumps, and small portable equipment, at a skilled and technical work level.  Work also includes planning, organizing, and managing the department's apparatus and equipment, to include making recommendations on replacement, working with different teams to develop apparatus and equipment specifications and procurement, and working with Town Fleet on overall management.  Performs duties in a manner consistent with the stated values of the organization.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications generally include a high school diploma or GED equivalent, plus two (2) years vocational, technical, or trade school, and four (4) years technical experience in automotive and diesel repair, to include experience in the administrative aspects of apparatus and equipment management, or any equivalent combination.
A valid Colorado Class C Driver's License with ability to obtain Commercial Driver's License with Class B within three (3) months of employment is required.
An EVT Master Level III Fire Apparatus Technician certification is required.
ASE heavy duty truck and automotive certifications in Brakes, Suspension, Steering, Diesel Engines, Drive Trains, Electrical Systems, Gasoline Engines, and Heating and Air Conditioning are required.
ASE Air Brake certification or CFR Title 49-396 Air Brake Card is required.
Must be able to obtain American Heart Association CPR/AED Card within six (6) months of employment.
Successful completion of the "Light" Work Capacity Test (Pack Test) as per Department Guidelines
Must have own tools.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Incident Management System (NIMS) Classes within one (1) year after date of hire:

  • ICS-100, Introduction to Incident Command System or equivalent
  • ICS-200, ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents or equivalent
  • IS-700, National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800, National Response Framework, An Introduction
    Some combination of the following is preferred:
  • EVT Ambulance Technician level certification
  • Scott Aviation SCBA Technician certification
  • Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control or equivalent Driver/Operator Utility, Engine, and Aerial certifications
    Successful candidate must satisfactorily complete a criminal background and driving check, physical exam, and polygraph prior to commencing employment.


Supplemental Information

We value teamwork, quality communication and work life balance.  We strive to provide exceptional public service to our customers and encourage creativity and innovation. Hiring range is $25.45 to $34.35/hr., DOQ/E, plus EVT certification stipend and an excellent benefits package including, health, dental, and vision insurances, retirement, paid leave and a wellness program. Apply on line at www.crgov.com SREVT2017-01. Position closes March 3, 2017. EOE   

The Town of Castle Rock is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Visit our website at www.CRgov.com


Town of Castle Rock, Colorado
100 N. Wilcox Street

Castle Rock, Colorado, 80104.