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 everything from 1,000-gallon water tanks and spare tires to station and emergency management supplies.
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.