Updated 23 days ago

Diesel Mechanic

Atlanta, GA 30306
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$11.29 - $21.90
Full-time, Part-time

First Transit is now hiring an Experienced Diesel/Automotive Technician in our shop servicing our SCAD Atlanta Fleet

This role works independently in a one-technician shop, performing the fleet maintenance of 11 Vehicles for our SCAD Atlanta Fleet


Why pick First Transit?  Glad You Asked!

  • $28/HR Starting wage + ASE Certifications earn you Increased Pay!
  • Consistent year-round work
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Full benefits including health, dental, vision, & 401k!
  • Paid vacation, Holidays & 1 Personal day
  • Opportunities for Advancement Nationwide! - Advance your career as Shop Manager, Region Maintenance Manager, or work in our Greyhound, First Student, & First Vehicle Services divisions across North America! 
  • Ongoing training - learn and work on gas, diesel, & alternative fuel vehicles

Fleet Mechanic Responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to First Group Standards of Excellence
  • Scheduling and administering fleet maintenance
  • Troubleshooting problems with equipment. 
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Ensuring compliance on a day-to-day basis with State, Federal, and Company requirements.
  • Working closely with location manager, providing status of maintenance and budget requirements. 
  • Identifying actions to improve operating efficiency.
  • Performing all other duties as assigned.

Fleet Mechanic Qualifications:

  • Technical school training is a plus!
  • Previous gasoline, diesel vehicle maintenance & repair experience
  • Valid CDL is required
  • some computer skills
  • ASE Certifications preferred
  • Able to pass a drug test/DOT Physical

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. With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

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FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. 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. FirstGroup is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, FirstGroup will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance.

Posting ID: 640409782Posted: 2021-09-02Job Title: Diesel Mechanic