Become a Fire-Dex Production & Quality Associate 

Did you know you can make a positive impact on first responder health and safety?

Gear Wash is a Fire-Dex family-owned Independent Service Provider (ISP) of personal protective equipment (PPE) care and maintenance. We’re seeking a self-motivated Production & Quality Associate. They will provide production intake and output while using their computer, troubleshooting, physical and detail-oriented skills. Provide both warehouse and quality support through receiving and logging orders, processing, inspecting and testing orders and packaging garment orders for shipping various personal protective equipment (PPE) for firefighters. This job is based out of our Hudson, Florida location and will also include weekday travel a few times a month.

Additional duties include:

  • Intake, tag, sort and process incoming garment orders
  • Operate laundry machines
  • Accurately enter garment data in internal tracking system
  • Develop strong working knowledge and understanding through referencing and following company procedures, such as laundry and garment inspection and testing, general operations, and cleaning and preparation work procedures
  • Complete work according to company quality standards while achieving company efficiency standards
  • Assist with making pick-ups and deliveries in a company-supplied vehicle
  • Travel to provide additional service for our customers
  • Build working knowledge and demonstrate familiarity of all equipment used for cleaning PPE
  • Provide support as directed to repair department
  • Demonstrate adaptability to learn new skills and follow company procedures.
  • May assist with creating invoices
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Work Hours: Monday through Friday: 1st shift: 7:00 am – 3:30 pm, when traveling the hours will be 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.


  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a warehouse or receiving department, handling warranties, repairs or refurbishments is very helpful
  • Proficient computer skills and ability to learn new software
  • Possess a valid drivers' license with a good driving record
  • Ability to travel up to 40% of the time, including weekday overnights
  • Significant troubleshooting skills
  • Possess a high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong math skills
  • Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds due to the nature of handling garments
  • A solution focused mind-set
  • Self-motivated with desire to work hard to meet goals
  • Ability to work carefully and follow safety standards
  • Ability to read and execute instructions and procedures with varying details
  • Ability to work positively in teams as well as possess self-accountability
  • Efficient with prioritizing and multi-tasking, including being productive while handling re-directions and interruptions based upon organizational needs
  • Possess a strong sense of urgency, follow-through and diligence, including meeting deadlines
  • Proficiency to communicate well with all different levels both inside and outside of the organization, including verbal, electronic and written
  • Ability to work in teams as well as possess self-accountability
  • Ability to remain organized with and keep track of multiple sources of information and data
  • Possess strong problem-solving skills, including the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Ability to maintain regular, punctual attendance consistent with the ADA, FMLA and other federal, state and local standards


  • Competitive salary
  • When traveling overnight eligible for an increase in hourly pay, company vehicle, per diem for meals, lodging and fuel costs included
  • Full-time benefits include: health, dental, and vision plans, 401k and matching, and paid time off
  • Steady full-time hours and a set and consistent schedule
  • Attendance incentives
  • Feel really good about your work and industry, because it's impactful

Gear Wash Clean & Repair
7621 Maryland Avenue | Hudson, FL 34667

We are an equal opportunity employer. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

All employment is, however, contingent on successful completion of a drug screen, E-Verify & background check.

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