Transdev Mechanic C in Gretna, Louisiana

Overview

Transit Mechanics needed at Gretna, LA

Transdev is actively seeking ASE certified technicians serving the Gretna 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 Gretna 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?

  • Competitive Wages

  • 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

Responsibilities

  • 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

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 21 years old with a high school diploma, GED or equivalentMaintenance experience with all types of heavy duty transit equipment

  • For Mechanic C level: less than 2 years

  • Commercial Driving License with passenger and airbrake endorsements (Transdev can help you get your CDL, if needed)

  • 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 background and a drug test

Physical Requirements:

  • 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.

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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-LA-Gretna

Posted Date 6 days ago

Requisition ID 2017-6813

Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials

Internal Code #TNA

Internal Reference 480

Company/Division Transdev Services