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Mehlville Fire Protection District is Hiring an Emergency Vehicle Mechanic!

JOB REQUIREMENTS (Equivalent combination of education, training and experience accepted):

  • High school graduate or a state-issued GED required
  • Education in Heavy Equipment Technology or Diesel Repair preferred but not required
  • Automotive Services Excellent Certification (ASE T Series)
  • EVT Level I & II Fire Apparatus Technician and EVT Level I & II Ambulance Technician Certifications must be achieved within two years of employment
  • Must possess a current Driver’s License
  • Ability to meet the physical demands and perform essential functions of the position, including regular attendance

$70,000 SALARY ($33.65 per hour):

  • Salary increases $2,500 with EVT Level I & II Fire Apparatus Technician Certification
  • Salary increases $2,500 with EVT Level I & II Ambulance Technician Certification
  • This 40-hour work week position provides opportunity for overtime


  • Mehlville Fire will pay for job-related certifications and training up to $5,000 per year
  • 100% paid health insurance free for you and your family
  • 100% dental and vision insurance for you and 50% for family
  • Up to $700 health savings account contribution with participation in the wellness program
  • Healthcare reimbursement of $2,000 annually per participant (up to $4,000 total) after deductibles are met
  • 401(a) Defined Contribution Pension plan with 8% employer contribution; percentage increases with tenure
  • Additional 2% pension plan employer match with 2% deferred employee contribution
  • 100% paid life insurance of $72,000
  • 100% paid Employee Assistance Plan
  • Long- term disability insurance
  • 12 days of paid time off annually
  • 5 days’ vacation within first year
  • 8 paid holidays
  • $500 uniform allowance
  • Voluntary Child Care, Health Care and Limited Health Care flexible spending accounts available
  • Voluntary Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short Term Disability and Term Life Insurance available

To apply, email your resume and credentials to

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Tara Gremminger


Phone: 314.894.0420, extension 1713