First Transit

About First Transit


Job Category:



Cocoa, 2902

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Bus Technician

First Transit - Cocoa, 2902

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join First Vehicle Services as Bus Technician! Servicing Space Coast Area Transit

Shift: Full Time M-F 3:30PM-12:00AM to start

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • $16-$20/hour based on experience & qualifications + ASE bonus money!
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • Excellent benefits packages including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Fleet Maintenance Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Vehicle Services 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.
  • Ensuring safe use of power and hand-held tools.
  • 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.

Fleet Maintenance Mechanic requirements:

  • Technical training helpful
  • Valid driver's license; Willing to obtain CDL
  • Previous direct automotive / diesel repair experience; transit bus experience helpful
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to obtain ASE certifications while employed (company bonuses & training provided!)
  • Subject to background check and drug screen

First Vehicle Services is a leading provider of diverse fleet management and maintenance services in North America. Since 1981, First Vehicle Services has been providing efficient and cost-effective vehicle management and maintenance services at governments, school districts, petrochemical companies, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

Become a part of our team - Apply today!

First Vehicle Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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