First Transit, Inc. Automotive Technician in Cortland, New York

Looking for a new career? Join First Transit as a Fleet Automotive Technician!

We maintain and repair vehicles and buses for Cortland Transit!

First Transit is proud to offer:

  • Competitive wages - bonus for each ASE certification you possess or obtain!
  • ASE training and testing materials provided
  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
  • Comprehensive benefits packages including company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan.
  • A great work environment!

Automotive Mechanic major responsibilities:

  • Performing vehicle maintenance to the First Transit standards.
  • Diagnosing all phases of vehicle and equipment repair.
  • Removing, cleaning, repairing, reinstalling, and adjusting vehicle components (Engine Emission Components, Driveline Components, Electrical/Electronic Components, Brakes/Suspension/Steering/Exhaust, Cab/Chassis, and Hydraulics).
  • Ensuring work orders are completed accurately.
  • Selecting appropriate course of action for repairs.
  • Evaluating completed work prior to release, seeking supervisor approval where required.
  • Performing road calls and emergency services as necessary.
  • Moving vehicles safely between job and work area.
  • Communicating professionally with customers, team members, and supervisors.
  • Actively participating in safety or educational training as required.
  • Continuous ASE re-certification to remain in job classification.

Automotive Mechanic job requirements:

  • Technical training preferred
  • Previous automotive repair experience required
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must possess an appropriate mechanic's tool set
  • ASE Certifications are preferred
  • Subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama and India. With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

Become a part of our team - Apply today!

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.