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Pittsburgh, 2925

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Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time



Heavy Truck Technician - $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!

First Transit - Pittsburgh, 2925

Posted: 07/17/2018

Join First Vehicle Services as Heavy Truck Technician! - Servicing City of Pittsburgh!

Full Time Shift: Monday-Friday, 11am-7:30pm

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

  • $1,000 Sign-On Bonus! (conditions apply)
  • Top hourly wages based on experience and qualifications + ASE bonus money! (NOT flat rate)
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • Excellent benefits packages including health insurance, company training, paid holidays, vacation & personal time off, dental coverage, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Heavy Truck Technician 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.

Heavy Truck Technician requirements:

  • Technical training helpful
  • Valid driver's license; Willing to obtain CDL while employed
  • Class 7 inspection license helpful
  • Previous heavy / medium duty truck repair experience required
  • Must have an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willing to obtain ASE 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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