First Transit

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Automotive Mechanic

First Transit - CAPITOL HEIGHTS, 2911

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join the First Transit team as Automotive Technician!

Our shop services a fleet of 250 Ford E-Series Vans. We operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • $24-$28 per hour based on experience & certifications + ASE bonus money
  • Room for growth and career advancement!
  • Excellent benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Automotive Fleet Technician major responsibilities:

  • 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).
  • Transmission repair experience.  
  • 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.
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.

Automotive Fleet Technician requirements:

  • Demonstrated experience monitoring and meeting PM schedules and operations any of automotive, diesel, or CNG fleet repair shop equipment.
  • Minimum 1 year direct light duty automotive repair experience in a previous job.
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Willing to obtain ASE certifications while employed (especially A5 & A7)

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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