The Maintenance and Alarm Division is responsible for keeping daily functions of the fire department supplied and operating. All facets of LFD operations require: equipment, gear and tools. All with no delay in availability. That equipment is purchased, maintained, certified and/or delivered through this division.
Sample Duties Include
Provide lawn care needs and snow removal for all Fire Stations.
Provide logistical support for various day to day operations as well as during emergency operations.
Purchase, repair and maintain personal protective equipment
Testing and maintenance of air cylinders.
Testing and maintenance of all ground ladders.
Testing and maintenance of fire hose annually.
Testing and maintenance of Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
These tasks are completed by working with the administration, training and suppression divisions. Maintenance works with various apparatus, medical, technical and safety committees to ensure that all aspects of safety and functionality are addressed. The goal is to ensure that the right equipment is purchased, tested and available for use at Lansing Fire.