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Diesel Mechanic at CobbLinc

Company: First Transit
Location: Marietta
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

First things First: Who are we? First Transit Inc. is a leading provider of public transportation contracting and management services. For over 60 years, we have supplied precision, efficiency, innovation, and all-around expertise to both public and private transportation systems. Today, we operate in 335 locations, carrying more than 350 million passengers annually throughout the United States in 39 states, Puerto Rico and Canada. Now offering a $2,500 sign-on bonus!* About the Position Benefits We offer competitive compensation and benefits (which vary based on role, location, and business), including physical and mental health initiatives, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), and paid holiday/vacation.

  • Starting at $25.50 hourly wages based on experience & qualifications (NOT flat-rate)
  • $2,500 sign-on bonus*
    • *Conditions apply. Offer expires 2/28/2022
    • An additional $.25/hour for each ASE certification you possess or obtain
    • Company-paid ASE testing and training materials
    • Consistent full-time, year-round work
    • Annual allowances for boots and prescription safety glasses
    • Ongoing company training on a state-of-the-art online system
    • Opportunities for career advancement nationwide
    • A great work environment! First Transit, a leader in fixed-route, paratransit, shuttle bus, and fleet maintenance services, is now hiring a Diesel Technician serving CobbLinc in Cobb County, Georgia!
      • Perform vehicle maintenance and repairs to ensure vehicles are safe for our customers.
      • Diagnose and perform accurately all phases of vehicle and equipment repair including the repair of brakes, engine tune-ups, suspensions, drive trains, transmission clutches, and other repairs.
      • Remove and replace the engine, transmission, and differential assemblies.
      • Ensure work orders are completed properly and accurately. Maintain records of all maintenance work completed including parts and supplies used.
      • Assist with preventative maintenance (PMs), safety inspections, and annual maintenance inspections.
      • Notify supervisor of potentially dangerous equipment and corrective action is taken.
      • Evaluate completed work prior to release and seek approval where required.
      • Assist with road calls and emergency services as necessary.
      • Adhere to FirstGroup standards, policies, and procedures.
      • Move vehicles safely between job and work area. Qualifications
        • A vocational or technical degree in vehicle maintenance is preferred.
        • Valid driver's license required.
        • 1-3 years of automotive or diesel repair employment experience or combination of education & experience.
        • Intermediate diagnostics skills and mechanical knowledge are required.
        • Must have appropriate mechanic's toolset.
        • ASE certifications preferred. Must participate in company ASE certification program (company training, testing, and bonuses provided!)
        • Strong computer skills.
        • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
        • Ability to work assigned shifts.
        • Be subject to a drug test. First for a Reason Diversity & Inclusion Because we're stronger together, we aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We're committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment for everyone every day. Professional Advancement Start here. Go far. We believe in promoting from within, which means tremendous opportunities for you, thanks to our strong presence across North America. In addition, our 18-month Aspiring Manager Program prepares future leaders at First Transit. Extensive Training Build skills and knowledge in such areas as safety and security, injury prevention, technology and equipment, and job efficiency. Community Service & Impact Go where opportunity meets community. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As the face of First Transit and First Vehicle Services in your community, you'll have a positive impact on others. About First America First is the largest passenger transportation company in North America, we provide passenger transport and maintenance services to municipalities, school districts, and the general public in the U.S. and Canada. Our 4.8 billion operation is headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, and employs more than 96,000 employees at 1,200 locations in 38 states and 7 Canadian provinces. Apply today and get your career on the road with First Transit! We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.

Keywords: First Transit, Marietta , Diesel Mechanic at CobbLinc, Engineering , Marietta, Georgia

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