East Hartford - Lead Fleet Diesel Mechanic

Recruiter
FirstGroup
Location
East Hartford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 18, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
If you are an experienced Diesel Technician/Mechanic then we want to talk to you about our immediate opportunities. Now is the time to take your career as a Diesel Technician/Mechanic to the next level!!

At First Student, our technicians and shop managers are an integral part of the communities they serve. They are committed to safety, customer service and have experience in heavy equipment repair. We are currently looking for a Lead Diesel Technician at our Bloomfield, CT location.

Why pick First Student? Glad You Asked!

We care as much about you as our students' safety. That's why we are Proud & Excited to offer the following:

* Competitive Wages & Consistent Pay - Hourly Rate opposed to flat rate

* Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America

* Training which is on the cutting edge of transportation with technology

LEAD DIESEL TECHNICIAN JOB DUTIES INCLUDE:

* Repairs and maintains school buses and school bus equipment.

* Schedules and administers fleet maintenance, assists in troubleshooting problems with equipment.

* Supervises maintenance operations. Plans and distributes the work. Delegates responsibilities as appropriate and monitors performance.

* Ensures compliance on a day-to-day basis with State, Federal and Company requirements.

* Works closely with location manager providing status of maintenance and budget requirements.

* Identifies and recommends actions to improve operating efficiency.

* Performs all other duties as assigned.

LEAD DIESEL TECHNICIAN JOB REQUIREMENTS:

* Be at least 18 years of age

* Have a valid driver's license

* Have or be able to obtain a CDL license

* Be able to pass our background investigation and drug screen

* Possess a combination of education and technical experience including a minimum of 3 years hands-on mechanical supervisory experience

* Industry experience repairing and maintaining diesel engines and school bus equipment is preferred

* ASE Diesel Certifications Strongly Preferred

* Must be able/willing to obtain

* High Value on Master Level Diesel Techs

Now is the time to enhance your career???not just pursue another job. You do not want to miss out on this tremendous opportunity!

Apply online today to become a part of our team!

Equal Opportunity Employer