Mechanics Team


The Mechanics Team includes a group of highly skilled members who support the other teams during both training and incidents.  The team is responsible for ensuring that all of the SRT’s vehicles and equipment are operating properly and reliably on a day to day basis.

MABAS Division 4 Leadership

Team Leader
John Rikje
Gurnee Fire Deartment

Assistant Team Leader

Training Coordinator
Tom Flader
Newport Township Fire Protection District

MABAS Division 5 Leadership

Team Leader
Jason Kedrok
Fox River Grove Protection District

Assistant Team Leader
Mike Shannon
Woodstock Fire/Rescue District