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Diesel Technician – Servicing Johnson County Transit – $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

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Full-Time Olathe, KS Oct 8, 2017

Job Description

Looking for a new career? Join First Transit as a Fleet Diesel Technician!

 We service transit buses and diesel & gasoline cutaways for Johnson County Transit

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • $1,000 Sign-On Bonus! (conditions apply)
  • Monday-Friday 4:30pm – 1:00am shift. Off weekends and holidays!
  • Competitive Hourly Wages 
  • Room for growth!
  • A comprehensive benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan!
  • ASE Incentive program –  Earn more money for each ASE!

Diesel Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Work in a paperless shop
  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Transit standards.
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.
  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics). 
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.
  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs.
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required.
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.
  • Continuous ASE re-certification to remain in job classification.

Diesel Mechanic requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; Technical training preferred
  • Previous direct diesel repair experience
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Possess or have the ability to obtain CDL – We train for this!
  • ASE Certifications are preferred.
  • Subject to background screen, motor vehicle record check, and drug test.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama and India. With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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