Fleet Mechanic (Advanced Level) (27167)




First Transit is looking for a reliable Fleet Mechanic (Advanced-Level) with 5+ years of hands-on diesel and/or gas engine experience.  Our advanced-level mechanics will concentrate on engine diagnostics and engine repair, along with other related assigned duties within qualification level.  Advanced-level Diesel Mechanics must be properly certified and licensed as well as have the experience necessary to provide our customers with optimal service.  We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits.

First Transit is proud to offer  

  • Competitive pay plans (NO FLAT RATE)
  • $2,500 Sign-on Bonus (conditions apply
  • Paid ASE Certification Training/Testing
  • Variety of Health, Dental, and Vision Plans

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform vehicle maintenance to First Transit Standards of Excellence
  • Communicate professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors
  • Diagnose all phases of vehicle and equipment repair
  • Work with all vehicle components
  • Actively participate in safety and educational training
  • Other job duties as assigned

Job Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5+ years hands-on vehicle maintenance & repair experience.
  • Technical school training is a plus, but not required.
  • Must be able to work independently (little to no supervision).
  • Valid Class B CDL w/ Air Brake Endorsement (will train the right person).
  • Basic mechanic's tool set; toolbox must be on wheels.
  • Pre-employment background check, drug screen, and DOT physical.

Facility Information:

  • Schedule:  Monday – Friday 4:30 PM to 1:00 AM
  • Clean work environment
  • State of the art paperless shop system
  • Fleet Models:  Mixture of Ford Vans & Gillig Buses & Coaches

So, Who Are We?

First Transit (A Division of FirstGroup America) – is a leading transportation provider. We move more than 350 million passengers annually and employ 19,500 dedicated transit professionals in over 300 locations worldwide. And we need great team members like you!

At First Transit, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.


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

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55838 - Johnson County, Lenexa,KS
1701 W Old 56 Highway, Olathe, Kansas, United States, 66061
  • Company:
    First Transit
  • Terms and Conditions Type:
    Full Time
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  • Salary:
    $18 - $26
  • Category:
    Maintenance & Technician
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