Location & Facility Details

The Fleet Services Bureau is a full-service maintenance and repair facility located, with the Special Operations Bureau and Training Bureau, at the Douglas County Joint Use Facility, just west of Twenty Mile on Plaza. Fleet Services is comprised of 5,000 square feet of service bays, tool storage, welding and fabrication room, dedicated vehicle maintenance parts room, and a 4,500-square-foot warehouse for storing Man Driving in a Vintage Fire Truckeverything from 1,000-gallon water tanks and spare tires to station and emergency management supplies.

Operational Functions

The Fleet Services Bureau provides various operational functions, including:

  • Preventative maintenance and service scheduling
  • Maintaining accurate and up-to-date records
  • Providing parts and warehousing for apparatus and equipment
  • Providing quarterly apparatus costing reports for all of the fleet customers
  • Purchasing and maintaining up-to-date tools and equipment
  • Up-to-date training for all personnel
  • The ability and training to act as an endorsed service center for major emergency vehicle manufacturers
  • Assigned personnel that provide 24-hour on-call services during major incidents and weather-related emergencies, as well as availability during holidays and after hours
  • Fire pump and apparatus maintenance training for all promoted and acting engineers
  • Annual National Fire Protection Agency testing for all fire pumps, aerial, tank-to-pump gallons per minute, electrical systems, gross vehicle weight ratings for all emergency vehicles, annual transport inspections, and emissions and opacity testing
  • Small equipment information tracking, service, repairs, and testing for all prams, stair chairs, extrication tools, generators, ventilation fans, etc.
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