Mechanic Helper

Location: Alameda, CA
Date Posted: 10-24-2017
D/T Carson Enterprises Inc. offers an array of solutions for transformational needs. Our company specializes in bus remanufacturing, interior rehabs, accident and fire repair, rail repair and rehab, and alternative fuel conversions.
 
JOB TITLE: Mechanic Helper DATE REVISED: 6/27/2016
 
CLASSIFICATION: Full Time Job No.:  
 
REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor Department: Production
 
 
Essential Responsibilities
The mechanic helper repairs and overhauls buses, coaches, trollies, trams, railway cars and other automotive vehicles
 
Specific Responsibilities
  • Plans work procedure
  • Raises vehicle, with hydraulic jack or hoist, to gain access to mechanical units bolted to underside of vehicle
  • Removes unit such as engine, transmission, or differential, brakes valves and front and rear suspension
  • Disassembles unit and inspects parts for wear
  • Repairs or replaces parts such as pistons, rods, gears, valves, and bearings
  • Overhauls or replaces, blowers, generators, starters, alternators and A/C components
  • Rewires lights, and instrument panel, trouble shooting
  • Relines and adjusts brakes, aligns front end, repairs or replaces shock absorbers, and solders leaks in radiator
  • Mends damaged body and fenders by hammering out or filling in dents and welding broken parts
  • Replaces and adjusts headlights, and installs and repairs accessories such as radios, heaters, mirrors, windshield wipers, and windshields
  • Additional cross-functional duties as required
 
Required Qualifications
  • Knowledge of computer software associated with specific diesel engines
  • Strong electrical knowledge a plus
  • Must know hand powered and manual tools
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision while working in a team-oriented environment
  • Automotive/Diesel training / certification a PLUS!
  • Ability to work under pressure under strict deadlines
  • Communication both verbal and written
  • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy
 
Must be able to:
  • Carry, pull and push up to 50 pounds of dead weight
  • Climb up and down a ladder
  • Sit, stand stoop, kneel, squat, crouch and or crawl
  • Twist or turn in confined spaces 
After your probation period is completed all full time employees of D/T Carson Enterprises Inc. will be offered excellent benefits such as: 
  • Medical
  • Dental / Vision
  • Long and Short Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Benefits w a company match
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Growth potential 
 
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
 
We are drug free workplace that conducts pre-employment physical and drug screenings. We are regulated by the department of transportation and will be conducting random drug testing at regular intervals.
 
 
Application Process
You may apply for a position with D/T Carson Enterprises using one of these methods:
 
Option 1: Apply directly online: http://completecoach.catsone.com/careers/
 
Option 2: Schedule your interview directly with our corporate recruiter via phone or email
  • 800-300-3751  /  hrdept@completecoach.com
 
Option 3: We also accept walk in’s Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM on site at:
  • 2301 Monarch St Alameda, CA 94501
 

*D/T Enterprises, Inc. reserves the right to amend or alter this description at any time at the discretion of the company. *
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