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Fire Extinguisher Technician


Company: Desert Fire Protection - Allstate Department: Operations
Location: Las Vegas, NV Hiring Manager: Richard Olson
Closing Date: 12/31/2017 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Responsible for making our #1 critical success factor, safety first, a priority in all tasks and activities performed by self and all others involved. Inspect, transport, repair, and service fire extinguishers using hand tools, hydrostatic test equipment, and monitoring devices.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES / ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
1. Inspect, transport, repair, and service fire extinguishers using hand tools, hydrostatic test equipment, and monitoring devices.
2. Hydro-test high pressure cylinders.
3. Dismantle extinguishers and examine mechanical parts, extinguishing agents, and expelling means; replaces worn or damaged parts.
4. Clean extinguishers and recharge them with approved materials.
5. This position is required to drive.
6. Perform additional duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications:
Educational and experience requirements include: Skill in inspection, repair, maintenance and testing techniques for fire safety equipment and systems. Fire extinguisher maintenance and high pressure hydro testing certifications or ability to acquire these certifications. Must have safe driving record and a valid driver’s license according to legal requirements and vehicle capable of transporting extinguishers.
Key Skills & Competencies
Competent computer skills in the use of technology, including IPAD. Strong customer relations skills. Ability to work independently.
Background check, credit check, MVR and drug screen may be required (will vary by position). Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans. EEO/AAP.
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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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