SCBA & COMPRESSOR TECHNICIAN
VALPARAISO, INDIANA 

Our growing business is looking for an SCBA & Compressor Technician to assist at our Mid-State Office in Greenfield, IN or at our Main Office in Valparaiso, IN. The successful candidate will be responsible for inspecting and repairing SCBA and compressor machinery and have a strong attention to detail with an aptitude for problem-solving. If you have prior experience in maintenance work, the fire service and a desire to expand your career, we want to hear from you. 

 

Duties and responsibilities: 

  • Conduct repairs and regular maintenance on compressor machinery and SCBA (Self Contained Breathing Apparatus).  

  • Be able to understand (or find an answer) to customer concerns and identify the issue. 

  • Assemble mechanical components according to specifications. 

  • Examine machines and oversee diagnostic tests to determine functionality problems. 

  • Design a plan of action for all maintenance tasks and upgrades. 

  • Maintain work logs, repairs, and maintenance records. 

  • Monitor inventory and order new parts when necessary. 

  • Offer consultation on maintenance and preventative procedures to end users. 

  • ​Stay current on existing and emerging product and technologies.  

  • Attend training classes to acquire service certifications, as well as industry trade shows.  

  • Report feedback from customers to service manager. 

  • Maintain a professional / working image in self and work environment. 

  • Develop an effective and productive working relationship with other service technicians, sales associates, customer service, and support personnel. 

  • Complete proper documentation on a timely basis. 

  • Maintain a clean work environment.  

  • Perform other duties as instructed or required to successfully complete the job. 

 

Qualifications & Skills:​​ 

  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role or willing to learn. 

  • Strong attention to detail with an aptitude for problem-solving. 

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills. 

  • Demonstrated time management and organizational skills 

  • Valid driver’s license and proven safe driving record. 

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:​ 

  • Maintenance: 2 years (Preferred) 

  • Mechanic: 2 years (Preferred) 

 

Education: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification. 

 

License/Certification: 

  • CDL-Class B (Preferred) 

  • or must be willing to obtain within 6 months of hire date  

 

Office Location:

  • Valparaiso, IN

 

Language:

  • English (Required)

 

Travel: 

  • 70% (Required) 

  • Must be willing to travel the state of Indiana and be away from home 1-3 nights per week  

 

Compensation: 

  • Hourly 

  • $16 - $20 an hour 

 

Work Location:

  • Varies 

 

Benefit package including health, dental & vision insurance, 403b with employer match after one year and paid vacation.  

Please submit résumé + employment application to valpo@hoosierfire.com with the title of the job you are applying for as the subject name. 

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