Diesel Technician - $1,500 Sign-On Bonus!

First Transit Crum Lynne, PA

Join the First Transit Team as a Diesel Technician! - $1,500 Sign-On Bonus!

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! (effective 1/5/2018 - conditions apply)
  • Competitive wages - Earn up to $28/hour based on experience & ASE Certifications!
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Tremendous career advancement opportunities
  • Excellent benefits packages - health, dental, vision, 401k, paid time off, 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).
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.
  • 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
  • 3+ years of diesel repair experience is required
  • Air Brake, Diesel Engine, Heavy Truck, Gillig Transit Bus experience strongly preferred
  • Valid driver's license; Have the ability to obtain CDL B with Passenger Endorsement
  • Must possess an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • ASE Transit Certifications are strongly preferred.
  • Subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Become a part of our team – Apply today!

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.

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.