Diesel Mechanic (Technician B)
2500 Lynx Ln, Orlando, FL 32804, USA Req #22
This position will be responsible for assisting higher grade mechanics with equipment repairs.
This is a safety-sensitive position subject to random drug and alcohol testing.
Our vision is to be recognized as a world-class leader for providing and coordinating a full array of mobility and community services. LYNX mission is to link our community by providing quality mobility options with innovation, integrity and teamwork.
LYNX Ambassadors (our employees) are committed to the LYNX Service Philosophy: “We enhance people’s lives every day through passion, pride and performance.”
In order to achieve our organizational goals in support of our mission, LYNX Ambassadors are held accountable for service excellence by continuously practicing and demonstrating the following service standards:
Safety – Safety is everyone’s business and our first priority here at LYNX.
Courtesy – We present ourselves in a professional manner and treat everyone with the utmost respect.
Efficiency – We take pride in knowing our jobs and doing things right the first time.
Cleanliness – We take pride in our personal appearance and work environment.
Because LYNX provides the community with much needed public transportation, it is important for us to resume our services as quickly and as safely as possible in the event of any natural, technological, or human-caused emergency or disaster. Therefore, all employees are considered mission critical members of LYNX’ emergency preparation and response efforts during an emergency or disaster and as such, may be asked to work during these emergencies or disasters.
Completes scheduled and non-scheduled maintenance on all systems and safety equipment on transit coaches for safe operations.
Carries out ordinary mechanical, hydraulic or structural maintenance repairs and adjustments. Determines the source of trouble.
Repairs or replaces defective parts or makes changes as instructed.
Refers difficult or unusual problems to higher grade employees for guidance or repair.
Executes field repairs on road failures and tows buses if necessary.
Tunes and repairs on road failures and tows buses if necessary.
Repairs engines: replaces all major engine components including cylinder heads.
Replaces transmission; replaces all external components.
Replaces engine/transmission assemblies and accessories.
Diagnoses and repairs air systems and components and relines brakes.
Repairs and replaces all steering and suspension components.
Performs basic electrical diagnoses and repairs on electrical systems; replaces components.
Performs major repairs, component replacement and Schedule “A” and “C” inspections on wheel chair lifts.
Performs minor repairs and replaces A/C components.
Completes other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade.
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
Ability to bend, stoop, walk, stretch, kneel, and lift 50 lbs.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.
Ability to effectively communicate in English, both orally and in writing.
Ability to pass physical and drug screen.
Ability to work in open bays, inside buses and outside in varying weather conditions.
Ability to work with commercial cleaners and toxic materials.
Ability to provide own tools.
Ability to possess a current Florida CDL license or permit, Class B with a P Airbrakes endorsement. Must have a clean driving record.
Employees must be able to communicate in English on the work site.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High School diploma or equivalent and three (3) years experience in transit or heavy vehicle maintenance and two (2) years of technical school; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
This position is part of a bargaining unit.
LYNX fully commits itself to providing equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, or disability.
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