Diesel/Bus Mechanic

Location: Riverside, California
Date Posted: 09-13-2017
D/T Carson Enterprises Inc. offers an array of solutions for transportation needs. Our company specializes in bus re manufacturing, interior rehabs, accident and fire repair, rail repair and rehab, and alternative fuel conversions.
 
JOB TITLE:     Diesel Mechanic                     DATE REVISED:                                  
 
CLASSIFICATION:          Full Time                  Job No.:                                          
 
REPORTS TO:                              Production Supervisor                   Department:                Production
 
 
Essential Responsibilities
The Diesel Mechanic, under the direction of a Supervisor, repairs and overhauls buses, coaches, trollies, trams, railway cars and other automotive vehicles by performing the following duties:
 
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
  • Rebuilds parts such as steering gearboxes, door motors, hydraulic pumps and differentials
  • Troubleshooting and rewiring ignition system, 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
  • 3 years minimum experience working on diesel engines: preferably Detroit or Cummins
  • 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
  • Must be able to:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent 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 opportunity employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. If you require a reasonable accommodation to a known disability, are a qualified applicant or employee and if it will not impose an, “undue hardship” on the operation of the business, please notify a member of the Human Resources staff and a reasonable accommodation will be made.
 
We are drug free workplace that conducts pre-employment physicals 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 the following methods:
 
Option 1: Apply directly online: http://completecoach.catsone.com/careers/
 
Option 2:  We also accept walk in’s Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM on site at:
  • 1863 Service Court Riverside CA 92507 
    D/T Carson Enterprises, Inc. reserves the right to amend or alter this job description at any time at the discretion of the company.
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