Job Title:

School Bus Technician

Job Division:
TransTechs - School Bus Mechanic
Posting #:

Job Summary:

School Bus Technician


LAUNCH TransTechs is seeking a Transit Bus Technician to perform assigned preventative vehicle maintenance related functions and facility maintenance to assist in maintaining school buses in safe, comfortable and like new operable condition.


Pay: $23.12-$28.39 per hour, depending on experience

Shift: 1st M-F 7AM-4PM


Transit Bus Mechanic Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works under the direct supervision of an assigned skilled and certified journeyman technician to receive hands-on training.
  • Performs assigned vehicle and facility maintenance related duties (e.g. vehicle washing, cleaning, fueling, oil changes, lubrication, light vehicle repair etc.) in a safe and timely manner.
  • Arranges for and obtains appropriate inspections and approval of all repairs before vehicle is released from maintenance facility.
  • Assist in conducting frequent DOT inspections.
  • 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.
  • Records time spent, parts used and repairs conducted on the appropriate form upon completion of the assignment.
  • Notify supervisor of any potentially dangerous equipment and correction action taken
  • Perform all other duties assigned by Shop Manager / Maintenance Supervisor.

Qualification and Requirements:

  • Equivalent of a high school diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of related maintenance and repair on medium/heavy duty trucks
  • Must furnish own tools and steel toe boots
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Must be able to pass DOT drug test & DOT physical
  • CDL, or the ability to obtain preferred
  • ASE, preferred but not required

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status