KBR ISA BOSS: Emergency Vehicle Technician in Bahrain

Title: ISA BOSS: Emergency Vehicle Technician

Location: Bahrain

Job Number: 1047584

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Emergency Vehicle Technician

Possess EVT I & II certification, training and requisite experience. Also possess experience as an EVT III with first level supervision. The EVT III has proven experience providing direction to other EVT’s or mechanics. EVT’s perform inspections, maintenance, repairs, diagnoses, and performance testing in accordance with NFPA and shall be capable of performing heavy vehicle maintenance on commercial and military design firefighting vehicles and equipment. Activities include inspection, diagnostics, repair, replace, and rebuild of components and assemblies. EVT must have strong troubleshooting skills on various makes/models PIERCE, CONTENDER/ OSHKOSH, T3000 & T1500/ FREIGHTLINER/EMERGENCY ONE/KME. The EVT must have first-hand experience identifying and ordering of critical parts to designated sites and submits requisitions to replace special bench stock. The EVT submits and tracks parts and supply requisitions for fire assigned vehicles and critical equipment.

EVT’s determine the overall mechanical condition of vehicles and equipment, corrections of deficiencies required, and effects repair. EVT’s systematically analyze malfunctions by visual and auditory examination or through the use of test equipment. EVT’s repair, adjust, overhaul or replaces major assemblies or subassemblies such as power and drive trains, transmissions, electrical, air-conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, pumping, suction and agitator, and traction systems. EVT’s are capable of removing and disassembling gasoline or diesel engines and associated components. The EVT is responsible for calibration of gauges and performs adjustments to pumps, meters, proportioning devices, and limiting devices to ensure proper operation. In addition, the EVT synchronizes remote or manual electrical and hydraulic controls, adjusts power boosters, clutches, drive chains and tension devices and performs hydrostatic hose testing of refueling vehicle and equipment.

EVT’s shall follow the recommended manufacturer maintenance schedule and ensure all vehicles are maintained in accordance with the schedule. The EVT will promote teamwork and actively participate in quality improvement process, as well as promoting safety awareness and compliance with all applicable safety procedures and regulations. The EVT must possess a recognized EVT III professional certification, professional standing or skill, acquired knowledge, training, and experience and demonstrated ability to handle complex issues related to fire apparatus and equipment as outlined in NFPA 1071. Proficiency is typically gained through 5 – 7 years of experience on fire trucks and associated equipment. Graduate of a recognized Emergency Vehicle Technician Course or prior military fire truck mechanics are preferred.

Additional requirements:

Must be fluent in English

Must possess passport book with at least 12 months of remaining validity AND with at least 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining

Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity

It should be understood that employment may be located in potentially dangerous areas, including combat or war zones. This might involve the possibility of suffering harm by dangerous forces or friendly fire. These dangers are inherent to working conditions in a dangerous environment.

Job: Fire Protection