Transdev Mechanic A in DeKalb, Illinois
Transit Mechanics needed at Dekalb, IL .
Transdev is actively seeking ASE certified technicians for their Dekalb, IL location. We are looking for qualified and experienced fleet technicians to diagnose and repair vehicles and equipment, with daily safety inspections, under general supervision.
Join Transdev at Dekalb, IL and become a part of the largest private-sector operator of transportation in North America – one that cares about its employees, passengers and the communities they serve.
Why Work with Us?
Comprehensive benefits including health (medical, dental, and vision) and group life insurance
Career advancement opportunities owing to Transdev’s presence in over 200+ communities across North America
Bonus paid yearly for all certifications
Performs transit vehicle maintenance that are compliant with Transdev standards
Inspects, diagnoses, services and/or repairs all assigned transit vehicles and related mechanical equipment
Ensures accurate upgrades and/or modifications on coach systems, road calls, and on-the-road repairs as needed
Coaches and monitors team members on the work team
Other duties as required
Must be at least 21 years old with a high school diploma, GED or equivalent
Maintenance experience with all types of heavy duty transit equipment
For Mechanic A level: 5+ years experience
Commercial Driving License with passenger and airbrake endorsements (Transdev offers learning opportunities for obtaining CDL)
Appropriate Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification preferred
Excellent communication skills with ability to read, interpret safety documents, blue prints, schematics and other mechanical diagrams
Ability to pass a DOT physical examination, including a background and drug test
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 visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers
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.
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Drug free workplace
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 Locations US-IL-DeKalb
Posted Date 1 month ago
Requisition ID 2017-7148
Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials
Internal Reference 239
Internal Code 3 Ind1
Company/Division Transdev Services