Motor Coach (Bus) Mechanic
Company: Wynne Transportation, LLC
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 11/26/2019
JOB DESCRIPTION:

SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the head mechanic in Home Office (Irving), perform routine automotive maintenance tasks, including oil changes, tire rotations, transmission flushes, air conditioner re-charges, front-end alignments, battery installations and headlight/taillight installations. The intent of this position description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbent(s) in this position. Incumbent(s) may not be required to perform all duties in this description and incumbent(s) may be required to perform position-related tasks other than those specifically listed in this description

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Maintain Fleet equipment and repair or replace malfunctioning production or processing equipment.
  • Inspect equipment on a regular basis and submit appropriate documentation of test results and work order resolutions
  • Shut down and disassemble equipment as needed
  • Order and install replacement parts when necessary to keep Fleet functioning in top condition
  • Monitors communications and respond to off-site requests for assistance.
  • Monitors and report all safety-related issues as related to the shop area or any location where maintenance is being performed.
  • Available to respond to emergency repairs and delivery after hours including nights, weekends and holidays
  • Maintain legible and accurate paperwork for both the customer and for our records
  • Clean and maintain the work environment to ensure equipment longevity and workplace safety
  • Inform your supervisor if repair or request is out of your expertise and you need assistance.


OTHER IMPORTANT DUTIES:

  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Conforms to applicable SOP’s and policies.
  • May be required to work overtime
  • Regular and consistent attendance for the assigned work hours is essential.

 


Job Type: Full-time


Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour


Work Location:

  • One location


Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance


Typical start time:

  • 7AM


Typical end time:

  • 4PM
JOB REQUIREMENTS:

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

  • Own Tools Required
  • Air Brakes and AC Systems knowledge required
  • Ability to operate all auto repair tools
  • Knowledge of diagnostic tools and equipment a must
  • Reads and follows simple to complicated instructions, on a daily basic
  • Performs calculations and works with numbers to solve problems.
  • Reads and understands reference books and complicated procedures and manuals.
  • Ability to prioritize.
  • Pays attention to details and observe safety precautions
  • Knowledge of safety hazards and precautions
  • Appropriately records repairs and parts used


PREFERRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma/GED preferred
  • DOT or training for DOT certification preferred
  • 3+ years of service technician experience
  • Bi-Lingual preferred


ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS AND CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work is performed in an automotive repair shop and on customer and vendor sites
  • May be subject to bending, twisting, reaching, kneeling and lifting such as retrieving and replacing materials, supplies and inventory or while cleaning the shop
  • May be subject to exposure to extreme weather conditions, hazardous chemicals and fumes common to automotive repair shops
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds


EQUIPMENT AND TOOLS UTILIZED:

  • Operates various shop vehicles and equipment on an as-needed basis.
  • Operates office and shop related equipment as needed.
  • Working with battery charger, hydraulic lifts, manual garage doors is beneficial, if you don’t know how to use any equipment – request a demonstration or instructions before using.
  • Operates power washer, and various hand tools minimal.
  • Make sure follow all safety requirements and instructions in and around the area.

 

Experience:

  • Mechanic: 3 years (Required)


Location:

  • Houston, TX (Required)


License:

  • driver's license (Required)


Language:

  • English/Spanish (Preferred)

 

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment


This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
  • A job for which all ages, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply
  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
ADDRESS:

Houston, TX 77023
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