Technician in Charge Needed
Gas & Diesel Engines
Job duties include:
Repairs and maintains transit vehicles (mini buses) and equipment.
Inspects and tests equipment at prescribed intervals of time and usage or upon malfunction or breakdown.
Inspects, tests, and aligns lights and wheels and maintains electrical systems and controls. Balances wheels to minimize wear on tires and rotates wheels at prescribed mileage intervals. Tunes up engine to maintain combustion control standards. Adjusts equipment to standards set by state DOT for motor vehicle inspections and safety standards.
Disassembles, inspects, and replaces worn or broken parts. Fits and adjusts new or repaired parts.
Test drives repaired equipment.
Uses hoist wrenches, gauges, drills or grinders, or other specialized mechanic tools and equipment.
Performs limited bodywork and repainting on vehicles after a breakdown or accident.
Oils and greases vehicles; changes filters.
Maintains part usage records and orders repair parts from designated suppliers.
Notifies supervisor of potentially dangerous equipment and corrective action taken.
May be required to maintain small parts storeroom.
Performs all other duties as assigned.
First Transit offers competitive wages and benefits, company training, paid holidays and vacation, medical and dental insurance, 401(k) savings plan, free uniforms, and much more.
Salary based on experience.
Our Diesel Technicians must::
Be at least 21 years of age
Have a valid driver’s license
Have or be able to obtain a CDL license
Must have supervisory experience
Possess a combination of education and technical experience including at least 2 years aotomovie or diesel service and fleet experience (ASE certifications preferred)
Must have own tools
Experience with wheelchair lifts preferred
Must be able to complete all paperwork including inspection forms and work orders
Be able to pass a background screen and drug test.
Click on Apply Now to submit your resume for immediate consideration
or apply in person at 249 Wawarme Ave, Hartford, CT 06114
First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity.
Drug screening is a condition of employment. .
FirstGroup - 20 months ago