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Greensburg, PA

Rescue Equipment Technician – Greensburg, PA

Job Description:

The requirements for the RET position include:

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to pass pre-employment and random drug and alcohol tests
  • Ability to successfully complete and pass a background screening (screening will cover state driving record as well as criminal and federal background check).
  • Recommended knowledge of OSHA and ANSI standards (with a minimum completion of an OSHA 10 program)
  • Ability to travel
  • Recommended knowledge of technical rescue techniques
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of physical fitness
  • High level of mechanical aptitude
  • Willingness to learn

The responsibilities for the RET include:

  • Following all handling, inspecting, cleaning, and preventative maintenance guidelines for all rescue equipment
  • Responsible for rescue and training trailer movement, along with training equipment movement as directed
  • Responsible for MSA monitor repairs as directed (after successfully completing MSA repair technician training and certification)
  • Responsible for facilities maintenance as directed
  • Responsible for vehicle maintenance as directed
  • Responsible for maintaining existing client relationships
  • Other duties as assigned

The physical requirements for the position include:

  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, crawl, and crouch
  • Must be able to be on your feet for long hours
  • Must be able to meet all 29 CFR 1910.134 criteria for wearing an APR respirator and IDLH respirator (SAR and SCBA)
  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions