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Glen Ellyn, 2906

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Entry Level PM Technician

First Transit - Glen Ellyn, 2906

Posted: 07/17/2018

We are looking for an Entry Level PM Technician to join our team! 

First Transit is an industry leader in privately - owned transportation management services.

This position is located in the beautiful Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn! Only 25 miles west of Chicago, Glen Ellyn is the perfect balance of city and the outdoors. 

As a member of our Glen Ellyn team, you will be servicing paratransit fleet vehicles for PACE- DuPage County ADA Paratransit.  Keeping these fleet vehicles on the road ensures the travel needs of disabled residents are met!

Benefits of joining the First Transit team!

  • Great starting wages – Hourly Rate (NOT Flat Rate)
  • Company provided ASE training and testing materials - YOUR professional development is a priority
  • We also offer an additional $0.25 an hour for each ASE certification you obtain! Up to $2.50!
  • This is just the beginning of your career with First Transit! Advance your career as Shop Manager, Region Maintenance Manager, or work in our Greyhound, First Student, & First Vehicle Services divisions across North America! 
  • Ongoing training, which is on the cutting edge of transportation with technology
  • Consistent year-round work!

Day in the life of a PM Technician (Entry Level)? 

  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics).
  • Meeting PM schedule targets
  • Test drives repaired equipment.
  • Inspects and services vehicles
  • Notifies supervisor of potentially dangerous equipment and corrective action taken.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

What we need from you:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Be able to work Monday-Friday afternoon shift (12:30 pm-9 pm)
  • If you graduated from UTI, Lincoln Tech or any other tech school, that's a plus!
  • If you don't have tech school training, experience in the field is needed
  • No ASE certifications? No Problem!  You just need to obtain one within 90 days.
  • Subject to a background check and drug screen

Join a company that wants you to be as successful as YOU want to be!

Apply online today to become a part of our team!

Equal Opportunity Employer

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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