Bus Fleet Technician (Military encouraged to apply)
Monmouth Junction, NJ 
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description

Join the First Transit team as a Bus Fleet Technician!

Servicing Rutgers Campus Buses

$2,000 sign on bonus (terms apply)

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • $28-34/hour based on experience and qualifications + ASE bonus money!
  • ASE testing and training materials provided!
  • Career advancement opportunities across North America
  • Full benefits packages - health, dental, vision, 401k, and paid time off!
  • A great work environment!
  • Company uniforms provided

Transit Bus Mechanic Job Duties Include:

  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts.
  • Identify and report potentially dangerous equipment and additional repairs needed.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area.
  • Perform Service Calls and on the road repairs as assigned.
  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Transit Bus Mechanic Job Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of hands-on transit bus / diesel repair experience
  • Technical/Vocational school training helpful, but not required
  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License required; ability to obtain endorsements for (P) Passenger and Airbrakes within 60 days of employment.
  • Must be willing to obtain ASE certifications (Company paid training and bonuses provided!)
  • Background check and drug screen required
  • Must have own set of mechanic’s tools
  • Computer proficiency

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.

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

Qualified Transitioning Service Members & Veterans Welcome & Encouraged to Apply!

The following is a sample (but not exhaustive) list of the MOS, AFSC, and NEC Codes that may have transferable skill sets that apply to this role: 711 713 2506 2584 4130 4133 4541 5899 6071 6072 7603 7607 7610 7618 13D 13M 13P 13R 13T 2T311A 2T311C 2T312A 2T312B 2T312C 2T331A 2T331C 2T332A 2T332B 2T332C 2T351 2T351A 2T351C 2T352A 2T352C 62B 63A 63D 63E 63H 63M 63N 63S 63T 63Y 88R 91A 91B 91E 91H 91L 91M 91P 91S ABE ABH AS CM EN GSM MM MM(NUC) MR SB


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
28.00 - 34.00/hr
Required Experience
3+ years
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