First Transit

About First Transit


Job Category:



Miami, 2902

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Fleet Mechanic

First Transit - Miami, 2902

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join the First Transit team as Diesel Technician! 

We service transit buses at Miami International Airport!

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • Competitive hourly wages + $.50/hour for each ASE you posses or obtain!
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • Paid health benefits for employees,10 paid holidays per year; paid sick and paid vacation days; and more!
  • A great work environment!

Diesel Mechanic 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). 
  • 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 job requirements:

  • Technical training preferred
  • Valid Driver's License; Must be able to obtain CDL with P endorsement within 75 working days
  • Previous direct diesel repair experience required; Transit or heavy duty fleet preferred
  • Demonstrated experience monitoring and meeting PM schedules and operations of any automobile
  • Fluent in English (speak, read, write)
  • Subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

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.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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