The successful applicant will perform skilled work in the repair and preventive maintenance of specialized fire apparatus, heavy equipment, automotive, heavy duty trucks, tractor/mowers, sweepers, Airport Rescue and Fire Fighting vehicles, fire pumpers and other equipment in accordance with standard trade practices. Will perform general overhaul, repair and troubleshoot all types of gasoline and diesel engines, transmissions, differentials and power take off units. May be required to work any shift to include weekends and be on call as necessary. Automotive mechanics trade tools required.
HS diploma/GED required and five years experience in the repair and maintenance of heavy equipment; or an equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered. Experience and training in maintenance and repair of fire fighting vehicles and associated systems preferred. Valid Florida driver’s license required. ASE and EVT certification desirable.
The LCPA owns and operates both Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) and Page Field (FMY), located in Ft Myers FL.
RSW served 8.6 million passengers in 2016.
14 airline partners serve RSW with nonstop service throughout North America and international service to Canada and Germany.
Page Field is a general aviation airport located in Ft Myers FL and serves more than 81,000 aircraft operations per year. A 22,613 sq ft general aviation terminal was opened in August of 2011.