Fire Mechanic Baumgartner began his volunteer service with Nederland Fire in 1999. Since being hired he annually trains with the Colorado Fire Mechanics Association. Prior to coming to Nederland Fire he has worked in maintenance and as a journeyman machinist at the Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons plant. He has had significant training in various aspects of emergency response related to his former position. While at Rocky Flats he was shop steward and safety representative for the United Steelworkers of America. Baumgartner has earned associates degrees in: Hazardous Waste Management, Digital Electronics. He has also studied environmental biology at Regis University. Baumgartner enjoys wildlife, the outdoors and cars that drive very fast in a straight line.
Position: Fleet Support