• First Group
  • $44,680.00 -62,190.00/year*
  • Allison Park , PA
  • Automotive
  • Full-Time
  • 4384 Craighead Rd

DIESEL MECHANIC (Mid-Level)

All levels are encouraged to apply

Our First Student facility in Allentown, PA needs a reliable Mid-Level Diesel Mechanic with 3-5 years of hands-on diesel and/or gas engine experience. Our mid-level mechanics will concentrate on brake repairs, engine work and diagnostics. Mid-level Diesel Mechanics must be properly certified and licensed as well as have the experience necessary to provide our customers with optimal service. We offer competitive salaries and generous benefits.

Diesel Mechanic Job Duties Include:

  • Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, wheel bearings, and other important parts.
  • Identify and report potentially dangerous equipment and additional repairs needed.
  • Maintain a safe, clean, productive and efficient work area.
  • Perform Service Calls and on the road repairs; as assigned.
  • Perform routine and preventative maintenance.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.
  • Diesel Mechanic Job Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3+ years hands-on diesel/gas engine maintenance experience (vocational training a plus).
  • Ability to perform inspections/diagnostics with minimal supervision.
  • Meet minimum age requirement: 18 years of age.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening.
  • Must have own set of basic tools.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Diesel Mechanic Required License/Certifications:

  • Valid Drivers License, Class B CDL w/ Air Brake (preferred; but not required)
  • ASE Certification(s) (preferred; but not required)
  • What we offer:

  • Competitive pay (+ monetary incentives for ASE Certifications)
  • Paid Training (Class B CDL & ASE Certifications)
  • Boot & safety glasses allowance
  • Facility Information:

  • Hours of Operation: 5AM to 6PM
  • Fleet size/model type: 160 units; mixed with Thomas/Freightliners/International Buses & Ford Transit Vans
  • At First Student, associates are offered the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We are looking for talented, hard-working individuals like you to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why First Student, should be your FIRST choice.

    Equal Opportunity Employer



    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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