Fire Mechanic I


The Fire Mechanic I:

The Superstition Fire & Medical District is seeking applicants for the position of Fire Mechanic. The Fire Mechanic is assigned to a Monday through Thursday, 7:00 am to 6:00 pm work schedule.

The Ideal Candidate:

The successful candidate will be an individual with the ability to perform the physically and mentally demanding job of a fire mechanic, demonstrate strong teamwork and interpersonal skills, have a willingness to learn and train, and adapt to necessary change. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have the ability to interact with and serve both a multigenerational and diverse workforce and the public.

Required Training and Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent
  • Combination of training, education, and experience equivalent to two (2) years of journey-level mechanic experience, OR two (2) years as an Equipment Service Worker with demonstrated equipment mechanic abilities and/or apprenticeship as a mechanic.
  • Qualified candidates that do not have an Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) certification will be given two (2) years from the date of hire to obtain the certification.

Salary and Benefits:

  • Non-Exempt Position
  • Salary Range: $45,009.06 – $60,316.45
  • Excellent benefits package that includes:
    • Paid Vacation and Illness Leave programs
    • Annual Payout of Earned Leaves (upon reaching the established threshold)
    • Uniform Allowance
    • Cafeteria Benefit Medical and Dental Plan
    • Vision
    • Basic Life and AD&D Insurance, including Line of Duty benefit
    • Supplemental Life and AD&D Insurance
    • Short Term Disability
    • Long Term Disability
    • Supplemental Insurance
    • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Arizona State Retirement System

The Process:

To apply for the Fire Mechanic I position, applicants must submit a completed Employment Application via email to, by Monday, March 27th @ 7:00 AM.  

Please put the position title in the subject of your email. Thank you.

Documents to review:

About SFMD

Fire Mechanic I Job Description