First Transit

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Job Category:



Washington, 3136

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Heavy Duty Truck Technician - $2,000 Sign-On Bonus!

First Transit - Washington, 3136

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join First Vehicle Services as Heavy Duty Truck Technician!

Servicing Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • $2,000 Sign-On Bonus! (conditions apply)
  • Competitive hourly wages based on experience and qualifications + ASE bonus money!
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • Excellentbenefits packages including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Diesel 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.

Diesel Mechanic requirements:

  • Technical Training Preferred
  • 3+ years of heavy duty truck / diesel vehicle repair experience required
  • Must have demonstrated experience monitoring and meeting PM schedules
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Certifications required - ASE or Manufacturer certifications (i.e. Cummins) accepted
  • 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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