Maintenance/Technician
Fleet Mechanic Technician
In Gales Ferry, CT

Overview

With general direction from the Fleet Maintenance Supervisor, provides a wide range of technical services on company buses, vans, and automobiles. This is a journeyman position that requires significant technical training and/or experience. Also works under the direction of the Terminal Manager.

Responsibilities



Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, supplemented by specialized vehicle and equipment repair courses.
  • At least two (2) years experience as a mechanic in an automotive, school bus, trucking or heavy equipment environment and/or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Possession of a valid CDL B P&S is preferred or must be able to obtain a CDL B P&S within 90 days.
  • Ability to lift over 50 lbs.
  • Provide own hand tools, required for regular maintenance.
  • Knowledge of tools, procedures, technical skills and safety rules used in the maintenance and repair of gasoline, diesel, and alternative powered equipment.
  • Written and verbal communication skills and customer service skills are essential.
  • Ability to deal with problems and find solutions.
  • Have knowledge of Federal and State regulations.
  • Operational knowledge of motorized gasoline, diesel and alternative fueled vehicles, and shop equipment and tools.
  • Scheduling and setting priorities for work to be accomplished.
  • Inspection of equipment and diagnose mechanical defects.
  • ASE Certification(s) a plus.



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