Transdev Maintenance Manager in Boise, Idaho
Transdev, formerly Veolia Transportation, is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.
With a team of employees, maintains, services, and repairs a transit fleet.
Assists with scheduling employees for the department; trains, coaches, and supervises mechanics; may administer collective bargaining agreement provisions
Monitors daily accident reports to establish efficient repair schedules; inspects damaged units to estimate cost of repair and time required for repairs
Establishes priority of maintenance and repairs based on availability of materials and parts and requirements of scheduled operations
Helps to ensure that company and client equipment is maintained and operating efficiently
Manages, controls, and monitors inventory, in the absence of Manager Parts; examines worn or damaged parts and makes recommendations for repair/replacement to management
Ensures that all vehicles are fueled, cleaned, and properly working
Develops and implements safety policies and procedures for the department; maintains a safe working environment
Ensures that property, grounds, and facilities are clean and well organized
Other duties as required.
Education, Licensing, and Certifications :
High school diploma or equivalent, such as GED
Must be age 21 or older
Must possess a Commercial Driving License with Passenger and Airbrake endorsements
Appropriate Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certifications preferred
Master Mechanic certification preferred
- 3 years or more of progressively responsible experience in the repair and maintenance of all types of automotive and transit equipment including supervisory experience
Skills and Knowledge Required:
Good written and oral communication skills
Broad understanding of all mechanical systems related to heavy duty transportation vehicles
Familiarity with laws/regulations associated with the safe operation of maintenance facilities
Ability to read, interpret and apply documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Ability to read blue prints, schematics, and other mechanical and/or electrical diagrams
Ability to read and write routine reports, forms, and other documentation or correspondence
Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Ability to organize and perform work efficiently; strong attention to details
Ability to work well with labor
Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% for occasional meetings
Must submit to drug testing and a criminal background check
Must be able to pass and maintain a DOT physical examination
For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
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Drug free workplace
If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check
Requisition ID 2017-6755
Job Locations US-ID-Boise
Posted Date 7/11/2017
Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials
Internal Code #TNA
Internal Reference 902
Internal Code 3 Ind1
Company/Division Transdev Services