|CITY OF RANCHO CUCAMONGA
invites applications for the position of:
Fire Equipment Mechanic
|SALARY:||$4,288.24 – $5,473.00 Monthly|
|DEPARTMENT:||Veh & Equipment Maintenance|
|CLOSING DATE:||04/20/22 05:00 PM|
|WHY JOIN #TEAMRC:|
An unwavering commitment and passion to serve others drives this organization; mobilized by a culture of self-discipline that embraces humility and fosters organizational health. Our cohesive team is dedicated to providing premier services to our world-class community. The RCFD stands proudly united, “making a difference because we care.”Our driving staff force, known as Team RC, embodies a culture of innovations and collaboration. We believe that our employees are the best representation of our values and we strive to be on the cutting edge of diversity, inclusion, and technology. When you join Team RC, whether you’re front-and-center or behind-the-scenes, you can rest assured that your work makes a distinct impact in the diverse community you serve. Our enthusiasm for public service and our commitment to continuous learning help Team RC focus on what really matters…service and people.What is your purpose, cause, or belief, do you want to make a difference? Are you looking for a rewarding career that fosters innovation, creativity, flexibility, and professional growth?
If you’ve identified yourself above, we urge you to apply to join Team RC!
WHO WE ARE:
The Rancho Cucamonga Fire Protection District is committed to building a team that fosters an inclusive culture, and invests in equity in everything we do. We believe building a team diverse in people, ideas, and experience allows us to be more successful in our jobs and better address the needs of our community. We believe that local government and the community it serves are enhanced when people with different backgrounds come together to design and deliver equitable and high-quality services and programs. We believe the foundation for our work to be successful is embedded in consistent equitable and inclusive community engagement practices.
|WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING HERE AT TEAM RC:|
You’ll be responsible for:
For more information about this position please visit the job description here.
Potential interview date: Wednesday, May 18, 2022
For more information on the Rancho Cucamonga Fire Protection District’s uniform and grooming policy please click here.
|ARE YOU QUALIFIED:|
Education and/or Experience:
High School graduation or G.E.D. equivalent is required, including or supplemented by training in repair of motorized equipment; and two years of journey-level experience in the maintenance and repair of light to heavy gas and diesel-powered equipment or any combination of training and experience is required, including the repair, maintenance and servicing of fire equipment.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Knowledge of practices, techniques, materials, tools and equipment used in the diagnosis, repair and modification of a wide variety of technical equipment, including automobiles, light trucks, heavy equipment, and specialized types of fire apparatus, and their component systems; regulations, safety standards and Fire guidelines pertaining to maintenance and repair of fire equipment; current technology in repairing and diagnosing vehicles, equipment and their component systems; operation and repair characteristics of the entire range of city-owned light and heavy equipment; welding techniques and methods preventive maintenance practices and techniques.
Ability to inspect and correctly diagnose malfunctions in gas and diesel-powered equipment; use with skill the tools and test equipment associated with the automotive and heavy equipment trade; use gas and electric welding and cutting apparatus; perform technical repairs and adjustments within the time frames established; perform preventative maintenance and replacement functions; read and interpret manuals, schematics, plans, and specifications; prepare and maintain a variety of shop time keeping and repair records; communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; understand and follow oral and written instructions; establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers, management, vendors, and the general public.
Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:
Possession of California Fire Mechanics Academy (CFMA) Level I Certification is desirable.
|WHERE DO YOU GO FROM HERE:|
All applicants are required to apply online at www.cityofrc.us. Closing date is Wednesday, April 20, 2022 at 5:00 pm or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received.Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the minimum qualifications are met. All statements made on the application are subject to investigation and verification. Resumes may be attached to completed application form as supplemental information and will not be accepted in lieu of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most qualified candidates who best match the needs of the Fire District will be invited to compete further in the examination process. All candidates will be notified of their application status by email throughout the recruitment process. Candidates invited to compete in the examination process, who successfully pass the examination process, will be place on an eligibility list. The candidate on the eligibility list who most closely meets the requirements of the Fire District may be selected to receive a final offer. The Fire District may conclude that none of the candidates, even those who meet the minimum qualifications, are appropriate for the position.Successful candidates shall be required to: