Diesel Mechanic at Yale University

Mechanics/Technicians Hamden, CT


Description

Auto & Diesel Fleet Mechanic - Hiring Immediately! 

Servicing Yale University Campus Shuttle 

 

 

About the Position  

Benefits  

  • $28 / hour is set per the Union contract
  • An additional $.25/hour for each ASE certification you possess or obtain
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus*
  • We offer competitive compensation and benefits (based on role, location, and business)
  • Physical and mental health initiatives
  • Medical/dental/vision
  • 401(k)
  • Paid holiday/vacation
  • Company-paid ASE testing and training materials
  • Consistent full-time, year-round work
  • Annual allowances for boots and prescription safety glasses
  • Ongoing company training on a state-of-the-art online system
  • Opportunities for career advancement nationwide
  • A great work environment!

At this Transdev location, we service, repair, and operate some really exciting gasoline and diesel-powered vehicles and equipment, serving the Yale University campus shuttle. As a fleet technician, your major job duties will include: 

  • Perform vehicle maintenance and repairs to ensure vehicles are safe for our customers.
  • Assist with preventative maintenance (PMs), safety inspections, and annual maintenance inspections.
  • Assist in accurately diagnosing and performing mechanical repairs, including the repair of brakes, suspensions, drivetrains, transmissions, and other repairs under direct supervision.
  • Ensure work orders are completed properly and accurately. Maintain records of all maintenance work completed, including parts and supplies used.
  • Evaluate completed work prior to release and seek supervisor approval where required.
  • Assist with road calls and emergency services as necessary.

Qualifications  

  • A vocational or technical degree in vehicle maintenance is preferred.
  • A valid driver’s license is required.
  • 1-2 years of automotive or diesel repair employment experience or a combination of education & experience.
  • Must have appropriate mechanic’s toolset.
  • ASE certifications are preferred. Must participate in company ASE certification program (company training, testing, and bonuses provided!)
  • Subject to DOT drug testing. DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of Schedule I drugs, including marijuana, for any reason.

Apply today and get your career on the road with Transdev ! 

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.