First Transit

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Job Category:



Baytown, 2928

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Heavy Equipment Technician

First Transit - Baytown, 2928

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join First Vehicle Services as Heavy Equipment Mechanic / Forklift Technician

Providing fleet maintenance for Exxon/Mobil in Baytown, TX

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • $24-$27/hour based on experience & qualifications (NOT flat rate)
  • ASE bonus program! 
  • 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!

Heavy Diesel Mechanic / Forklift Technician major responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and perform accurately all phases of vehicle repair
  • Remove, clean, repair, reinstall, and adjust vehicle components (Engine; Driveline; Electronics; Brakes; Suspension; Steering; Exhaust; Cab; Chassis; Hydraulics)
  • Ensure work orders are completed properly
  • Select appropriate course of action for repairs
  • Evaluate completed work prior to release
  • Ensure safe use of power and hand-held tools
  • Perform road calls and emergency services as necessary
  • Communicate professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Heavy Diesel Mechanic / Forklift Technician qualifications:

  • Technical training helpful
  • 5+ years of heavy equipment repair experience; forklift repair experience helpful
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic’s tool set
  • ASE certifications helpful (company training & bonuses 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.

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First Vehicle Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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