Transdev is actively seeking a mechanic for its Jackson, MS location. We are looking for qualified mechanic candidates who can provide excellent customer service to both our passengers and our drivers.
The highest level for the line mechanic. Under general supervision, performs the most difficult repair tasks and supervises subordinates; is capable of performing all repairs and adjustments to all vehicle systems; acts as a shift leader and trains “B” and “C” mechanics; performs quality control.
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Why Work with Us?
Competitive Wages Beginning at $29.87 per hour
Full Benefits Package
401(k) Retirement Plan
Paid Time Off: Holidays, Vacation & Sick
Diagnoses and repairs various coach systems with major, complicated/complex problems under general supervision.
Troubleshoots, diagnoses, repairs, maintains, and installs component parts of transit vehicles.
Inspects and diagnoses problems on all assigned transit vehicles and equipment.
Services and/or repairs all assigned transit vehicles and related light and heavy mechanical equipment.
Performs preventative maintenance procedure inspections to transit vehicles as required by Federal, state, and local guidelines; performs preventative maintenance as needed.
Performs upgrades and/or modifications on coach systems and equipment.
Performs road calls and on-the-road repairs as needed.
Maintains a clean and well-organized work area.
Other duties as required.
Education, Licensing, and Certifications Required:
High school diploma or equivalent, such as GED
Must be age 21 or older.
Must be able to obtain a Commercial Driving License with Passenger and Airbrake endorsements.
Five H or T series ASE certifications preferred, of which two must consist of T6, T7, H6, or H7.
Additionally, optimally, will possess 609 and 608 air conditioning certificates.
Skills and Knowledge Required:
Must demonstrate mechanical proficiency and mentoring capabilities.
Good written and oral communication skills
Broad understanding of all mechanical systems
Ability to read, interpret and apply documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Ability to read blueprints, schematics, and other mechanical diagrams.
Ability to read and write routine reports, forms, and other documentation or correspondence.
Ability to organize and perform work efficiently, strong attention to detail.
Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% for occasional on-the-road repairs
Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed.
Regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to manipulate, handle or feel; reach with hands or arms; and talk or hear.
Frequently required to sit.
Occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel crouch or crawl; and smell.
Occasionally required to lift up to 75 pounds.
Must be able to work in extreme heat and cold and in a damp environment with moderate noise.
May be exposed to water, fumes, and chemicals.
For more information, please contact us at 601.326.5410 or email@example.com
Based near Chicago, Transdev is the largest private-sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, including bus, rail, streetcar, paratransit, and shuttle services. Transdev is committed to being the trusted partner of cities and transit authorities through quality execution and innovations in mobility. Its parent company, Transdev Group, is a leading global operator and integrator of mobility operating in 17 countries and provides passengers every day the freedom to connect to what they care about in their cities. www.transdevna.com
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. EEO is the Law Poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm
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If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check.
Job Category: Maintenance / Mechanics / Parts / Utility / Materials
Job Type: Full Time
Req ID: 120