Job: Experienced Diesel Bus Mechanic

Position Experienced Diesel Bus Mechanic
Location 11900 Carpenter Rd., Ann Arbor MI, 48160
Position Description

Experienced Diesel Bus Mechanic Duties

  • Keeps equipment available for use by inspecting and testing vehicles; completing preventive maintenance such as engine tune-ups, oil changes, tire rotation and changes, wheel balancing, replacing filters.
  • Maintains vehicle functional condition by listening to operator complaints; conducting inspections; repairing engine failures; repairing mechanical and electrical systems malfunctions; replacing parts and components; repairing body damage.
  • Verifies vehicle serviceability by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
  • Complies with state vehicle requirements by testing engine, safety, and combustion control standards.
  • Maintains vehicle records electronically, recording service, and repairs.
  • Performs routine inspections to satisfy regulations for DOT & OSHA, including safety latches and hatches, fire extinguishers, etc.
  • Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
  • Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
  • Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt where possible.
  • Repair cooling, fuel, electrical, and exhaust systems; tune engines using standard testing equipment.
  • Diagnose, repair, and maintain hydraulic systems.
  • Fabricate and weld to repair equipment as necessary.
  • Perform vehicle bodywork and collision repair.
  • Maintain records on all maintenance and repair work performed; track recalls, smog inspection dates, and warranties for all vehicles.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
  • Accomplishes maintenance and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Clean and maintain the garage area and equipment.
  • Perform related duties as required.

Paid specialized training opportunities available.

Benefits available.

Management opportunities may be available depending on experience.


  • Basis Certifications required/Master mechanic preferred
  • Commercial driver license (CDLA /CDLBP with air brakes) a plus

All employees must pass a background check and drug test.

The company is based near Ann Arbor / Ypsilanti area.

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