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Greyhound Maintenance - Senior Fleet Maintenance Diesel Mechanic

Job Description

The Senior Mechanic is responsible for providing quality maintenance and repairs. These services are performed on all components of the vehicle. The mechanic is responsible for practicing safe work habits and for maintaining a clean and safe work place environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspection of coach upon intake to ensure all noted damage and/or issues are documented in the maintenance system (M5) and prepare for management inspection
  • Completes a safety risk assessment prior all work performed
  • Repairs and maintains diesel engines and coach related components
  • Diagnoses and performs accurately all phases of vehicle and equipment repair in accordance with Greyhound standards
  • Removes, cleans, repairs, reinstalls, and adjusts vehicle components including but not limited to the engine components, driveline components, electrical components, brakes/suspension/steering components, air system components, interior and exterior chassis components, hydraulic, and heating and cooling systems
  • Performs light interior and exterior repairs on buses as required (i.e. seat repair, mirror adjustment & replacement, jump starting buses & lamp replacement)
  • Ensures work orders are completed properly and accurately
  • Conducts appropriate course of action for repairs and follow up on written/printed repairs orders and ensures proper information flow of work order data and input into maintenance computer system
  • Evaluates completed work prior to release and seeks management approval where required.
  • Ensures safe use of all shop equipment, power and hand-held tools.
  • Moves vehicles safely between job and work area and maintains the appropriate credentials to operate a motor coach
  • Communicates professionally with team members and management
  • Actively participates in safety or educational training as required
  • In the event of a fuel or fluid spills, takes all necessary steps to contain the spill
  • Follows all safety standards & guidelines, including but not limited to, wearing of safety glasses, wearing of steel-toed/safety shoes, appropriate safety gloves as needed, and proper attire
  • Performs any other management requests or directives as requested

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • High School Diploma; Degree in Automotive/Diesel Technology preferred
  • 5 year’s hands-on experience in diesel engine and/or heavy vehicle maintenance, diagnosis and repair (Motor coach preferred)
  • Commercial Driver’s License with Passenger Endorsement Preferred
  • Must be capable of being trained to obtain certified training to drive coach from Greyhound driver instruction or qualified trainer
  • Ability to utilize computer systems to diagnose vehicle systems
  • Computer skill requiring data entry into maintenance database (M5)
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Must be able to speak and read conversational english

Job Requirements

 

Job Snapshot

Location US-TX-Brownsville
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Transportation
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Greyhound

Founded in 1914, Greyhound. is the only national provider of intercity bus transportation in North America. While Greyhound is well known for regularly scheduled passenger service, we provide a number of other services for our customers including express package delivery as well as charter services. BoltBus, an innovative new division of Greyhound that provides exceptional service, luxury and convenience at a low price, has been extremely successful in the northeast corridor. Learn More

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Job Description

The Senior Mechanic is responsible for providing quality maintenance and repairs. These services are performed on all components of the vehicle. The mechanic is responsible for practicing safe work habits and for maintaining a clean and safe work place environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Inspection of coach upon intake to ensure all noted damage and/or issues are documented in the maintenance system (M5) and prepare for management inspection
  • Completes a safety risk assessment prior all work performed
  • Repairs and maintains diesel engines and coach related components
  • Diagnoses and performs accurately all phases of vehicle and equipment repair in accordance with Greyhound standards
  • Removes, cleans, repairs, reinstalls, and adjusts vehicle components including but not limited to the engine components, driveline components, electrical components, brakes/suspension/steering components, air system components, interior and exterior chassis components, hydraulic, and heating and cooling systems
  • Performs light interior and exterior repairs on buses as required (i.e. seat repair, mirror adjustment & replacement, jump starting buses & lamp replacement)
  • Ensures work orders are completed properly and accurately
  • Conducts appropriate course of action for repairs and follow up on written/printed repairs orders and ensures proper information flow of work order data and input into maintenance computer system
  • Evaluates completed work prior to release and seeks management approval where required.
  • Ensures safe use of all shop equipment, power and hand-held tools.
  • Moves vehicles safely between job and work area and maintains the appropriate credentials to operate a motor coach
  • Communicates professionally with team members and management
  • Actively participates in safety or educational training as required
  • In the event of a fuel or fluid spills, takes all necessary steps to contain the spill
  • Follows all safety standards & guidelines, including but not limited to, wearing of safety glasses, wearing of steel-toed/safety shoes, appropriate safety gloves as needed, and proper attire
  • Performs any other management requests or directives as requested

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • High School Diploma; Degree in Automotive/Diesel Technology preferred
  • 5 year’s hands-on experience in diesel engine and/or heavy vehicle maintenance, diagnosis and repair (Motor coach preferred)
  • Commercial Driver’s License with Passenger Endorsement Preferred
  • Must be capable of being trained to obtain certified training to drive coach from Greyhound driver instruction or qualified trainer
  • Ability to utilize computer systems to diagnose vehicle systems
  • Computer skill requiring data entry into maintenance database (M5)
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
  • Must be able to speak and read conversational english

Job Requirements

 
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