Job Title:

Lead School Bus Technician

Job Division:
TransTechs - Lead Technician
Posting #:

Job Summary:

Lead School Bus Technician


Pay: $24 per hour depending on experience

Shift: 2PM-10PM


Lead School Bus Technician Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Diagnoses malfunctions and performs vehicle repairs (e.g. adjust/test steering, electrical, cooling, lubricating, braking systems, drive trains, suspensions, power steering units, clutches, transmissions and oil, temperature, gas regulating components, adjust/test/rebuild engines etc.)
  • Related assigned duties within qualification level, in accordance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements.
  • Test-drives vehicles to ensure repair resolved the problem 
  • Arranges for and obtains appropriate inspections and approval of all major repairs before vehicle is released from maintenance facility
  • Maintains a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area including ensuring work area is in compliance with all relevant Federal, State/Provincial and local guidelines and requirements
  • Identifies and reports any additional maintenance and/or repairs found necessary in conducting assigned repairs and maintenance.
  • Records time spent, parts used and repairs and/or maintenance conducted on appropriate form 
  • Advises Lead Technician of unsafe maintenance conditions or practices and/or vehicle abuse
  • Performs road calls and on the road repairs as assigned

Lead School Bus Technician Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years Med/Hvy truck Fleet mechanic repair experience.
  • Diagnostic, Electrical, and AC skills are a must.
  • Experience with diesel and gasoline systems
  • Possess the recommended minimum Hand tools for a Diesel Technician
  • Must pass DOT pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License (CDL preferred)
  • Must have own tools
  • Must be able to pass FMCSA DOT Drug Screen
  • Must be able to pass CRIM & DMV Checks
  • Must have valid DL Must be able to pass DOT Physical