When I started 30 years ago our engineers did minor maintenance on our engines. Now the guy we have favorite words are, "get it towed to the dealer" I understand things have changed since then but are there engineers that still change the oil and stuff?
"In my dept. we had a what they called a "Chief Engineer" basically head of maintenance responsible for vehicles. We did minor repairs anything else went to a repair garage. We didn't have a rank for engineer but we had 3 very…"
"small equipment maintenance such as trash pumps, portable generators, hydraulic pumps, "minor" vehicular electric and mechanical work.
our equipment (Trucks and main generator) is under maintenance contracts for major and cyclic pms…"
Craig, Just a note from Spokane, the game for the National Championship is about to start. Wanted to wish you the best of luck. Easter Washington University is in the Town of Cheney about 15 miles from Spokane. They have a combination department, 9 paid guys and a volunteer group running from one station. I think the Eagles will out fly the Blue Hens but good luck. Greg
Hey, I wonder if people would feel the same way about a person jumping into a car. All bellied up with beer and what not-even members in the fire service," The DUI's " and tearing apart a famliy due to a death. UMMMM just wondering about that side of the coin.
Hello Brother and Welcome to The Firefighter Nation and please be safe and be carefull we were very blessed we just had a seven story apartment building that was built in 1885 caught fire with entrapment on the third floor but we got everybody out we even had one of my ex asst chiefs on the fire ground who had just turned eighty. It was great to see the Brotherhood pull together of all ages. Your Friend,Hughie The 57 House Irwin,PA GO PENS!!!!! GO PITT!!! GO PENN STATE!!!!! GO DUQUESNE!!!!!