The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority

Kent , WA
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Automotive Technician

The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority
Kent, WA Full time
Posted on April 30, 2018

Automotive Technician


The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority is currently recruiting for the position of Automotive Technician. 

Cover letters and employment applications will be accepted until 3:00 p.m. on May 21, 2018. 

Please note - postmarks will not be accepted.

Prior to receiving a job offer applicants will be required to complete a Personal History Questionnaire and the Department will conduct a thorough background investigation. 

GENERAL PURPOSE: Under the general direction of the Fleet Supervisor, perform skilled mechanical repair and maintenance work required to maintain the RFA’s fleet of light vehicles. Light vehicles are considered aid cars, staff vehicles, trailers, and other motorized equipment.

Work is characterized by a substantial volume of skilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of all RFA motorized equipment including specialized machines; using electronic testing equipment, and hand and power tools as required.

Work is performed with considerable independence in accordance with specific instructions and defined procedures and schedules. Supervisor defines objectives, priorities, and deadlines; and assists employee with unusual situations, which do not have clear objectives or precedents. Employee plans and carries out assignments and handles problems and deviations in accordance with instructions, policies, procedures and/or accepted practices. Work is evaluated for technical soundness and conformity to standard practice and policy.

The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority offers a generous benefit package to its employees including:

• Medical/Dental/Vision

• Basic Life

• Deferred Compensation with 3% Employer Contribution

• Employee Assistance Program

• Washington State PERS Retirement Program

• Vacation/Sick Leave/Holiday Pay

• Longevity

• Puget Sound Fire does not participate/contribute to social security and you may be subject to the Social Security Windfall Elimination provision

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