Master Diesel Technician (34262)

Join the First Transit Team as a Master Diesel Technician! Servicing the 7 County Metro Area Mpls/St.Paul Mn.! 

Make $54,000 to $74,000 a year!


Now offering a $5,000 Signing Bonus!

We’re Proud to Offer You:

  • Top rates pay $54,000 to $74,000 per year based on experience and qualifications
  • $5,000 Sign-On Bonus (conditions apply. offer expires 6/30/21)
  • ASE Certifications earn you bonus money! Up to $7200.00 annually.
  • Company-provided ASE training, testing materials and registration paid for!
  • Lead tech and shift differential available!
  • A clean and positive work environment!
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • Company training, paid holidays, paid time off
  • Opportunities for advancement nationwide! (Many of our executives were once techs)

As a First Transit Master Mechanic, You’ll Be Responsible For:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to First Transit Standards of Excellence
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair
  • Working with all vehicle components include engine, driveline, electrical, brakes, suspension, steering, exhaust, cab, chassis, and hydraulics
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area
  • Properly using of state of the art paperless maintenance system
  • Actively participating in safety and educational training as required

You’ll Need to Have:

  • 5+ years of heavy duty diesel vehicle maintenance & repair experience; transit bus experience is preferred
  • Experience with Cummins engines
  • Expert in Engine Diagnostics and Repair
  • Highly Proficient in Drivability Diagnostics and Repair
  • Highly Proficient in Electrical Diagnostics and Repair
  • Valid driver's license
  • Appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • Pre-employment background check and drug screen required
  • ASE Master Certifications preferred. Will honor and pay previously obtained Certifications however,  must be able to obtain ASE Master Certification within 1 year of employment.

So, Who Are We?

We are First Transit (A Division of FirstGroup America) – 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!

Don’t Wait! Apply Today!

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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55779 - University of Minnesota
3204 Como Avenue SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, 55414-2808
  • Company:
    First Transit
  • Terms and Conditions Type:
    Full Time
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  • Salary:
    $54,000 - $74,000
  • Category:
    Maintenance & Technician
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