Emergency Vehicle Tech in Kandahar at DynCorp International LLC

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Kandahar
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/1/2018
  • Job ID:
    1804760

Job Description

Job Summary
 
The Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) is responsible for maintenance, repair, and servicing of all fire vehicles and equipment.
 
Principal Accountabilities
(Typical duties include the following, although specific duties vary by assignment or contract.)
  • Responsible for all maintenance, repair, and servicing of assigned fire vehicles and equipment to include structural Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) and ambulance apparatus
  • Maintain all equipment and vehicle records to include, but not limited to, various small engines; diagnose and repair problems on fire pumps
  • Evaluate scope of work to be performed and determine whether to repair, rebuild, or replace various parts or assemblies
  • Plan and schedule all aspects of a major repair or maintenance project
  • Diagnose electrical or mechanical malfunctions by utilizing electronic test equipment
  • Maintain complete and accurate records of all apparatus and equipment, showing in detail all work done to the particular vehicle or piece of equipment
  • Plan, assign, coordinate, prioritize, and follow through with activities necessary to support the Fire Department mission
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills
  • Ability to maintain gasoline and diesel engines to include drive trains, running gear components, pumps, pump valves piping, and high and low pressure air system
  • Ability to repair, rebuild, maintain, and overhaul engines, mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic assemblies used in the Fire Department
  • Ability to diagnose electrical or mechanical malfunctions by utilizing electronic test equipment
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills

Experience & Education
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience as an Emergency Vehicle Technician
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Prefer ASE Heavy Truck Certification
  • Prefer EVT Level 1 Certification in Fire Apparatus, Ambulance, and/or ARFF Technician Certification Tracks

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

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