Emergency Vehicle Technician

Bainbridge Island Fire Department   Bainbridge Island, WA   Full-time     Mechanic/Technician
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Posted on March 4, 2020

Emergency Vehicle Technician

Bainbridge Island Fire Department is seeking an experienced, hardworking individual for the position of Emergency Vehicle Technician.

The candidate selected for this position will join a team of well-trained men and women dedicated to protecting the Community of Bainbridge Island. The Fire Department is committed to its values of compassion, trust, stewardship, innovation and courage.

The Position

BIFD operates an on-site maintenance facility out of Fire Station 22, its southernmost station. The Department maintains and repairs its fire apparatus and staff vehicles. The Emergency Vehicle Technician analyzes vehicle malfunctions and performs scheduled maintenance and repairs on a variety of standard and specialized apparatus and vehicles.

Compensation and Benefits

$73,156.14 to $91,445.18 annually; starting salary is dependent upon experience.

Benefits Include: 

  • Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance benefits 
  • Washington State retirement benefits 
  • Twelve (12) paid holidays each year of employment; generous vacation and sick leave accruals 
  • Boots, uniforms and personal protective equipment provided


High School diploma or equivalent and minimum seven (7) years full-time experience as heavy diesel truck or automotive mechanic required. Fire apparatus maintenance experience desired. Must currently possess a Washington state air-brake certification. Copies of current certifications will be required.

Recruitment Schedule Position closes April 10, 2020. Selection process will consist of a written test, practical examination and interviews. More details at www.bifd.org.

"Safeguarding lives, property, and the environment through prevention, education, and emergency response."

Bainbridge Island Fire Department provides reasonable accommodation to those with disabilities.

Equal Opportunity Employer