First Transit

About First Transit


Job Category:



Columbia, 2940

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Fleet Maintenance Technician

First Transit - Columbia, 2940

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join First Vehicle Services as an Heavy Truck Technician! - Servicing Sumter County

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • $22-$26/hour based on experience & qualifications + ASE / EVT Certification bonus money! (NOT flat rate)
  • ASE & EVT testing and training materials provided
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • Excellent benefits package including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Truck Mechanic Major Responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Vehicle Services and / NFPA required standards.
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.
  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical (12v DC -120v & 220v )/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics). 
  • Suggesting appropriate course of action for repairs.
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, achieving supervisor approval as required.
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.
  • Communicating professionally with customers (when necessary), team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.

Truck Mechanic Requirements:

  • Technical training helpful
  • Valid Driver's License; Willing to obtain CDL while employed
  • Direct experience with repairing medium/heavy duty trucks; Emergency vehicle experience helpful
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Willing to obtain ASE Certification or EVT Certifications, including Master Certifications (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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