Transdev Tire Handler - Lancaster, CA in Lancaster, California

Overview:

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.

Removes, replaces, balances, and repairs transit vehicle tires in a safe, effective manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Inspects tires on transit vehicles and repairs as needed, which includes proper use of equipment to remove, replace, balance, and repair them in a safe, effective manner.

  • Maintains inventory of stock.

  • Other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Education, Licensing, and Certifications :

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Experience :

  • 3-5 years heavy-duty tire repair experience

  • Experience in the use of tire machine, balance, and all related tire equipment essential.

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Thorough knowledge of tire maintenance and repairs required.

  • Because this position requires operation of transit vehicles, a valid Class B driver license with passenger endorsement and excellent motor vehicle record must be maintained.

  • Current DOT certification must be maintained.

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Must submit to a drug test and background check

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Due to the possibility of equipment changes (such as through purchases, replacements, etc.), the physical demands listed may require modification from time-to-time without notice. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions:

Physical Demands :

Requires transferring of up to 100 pounds for a distance of 20 feet and push pull of up to 100 pounds. Requires climbing stairs and walking up 2640 feet per hour. Must tolerate heights up to 41 inches. Requires a tolerance for sitting and standing.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time, which can be extremely hot in the summer months and cold during the winter months. The noise level in the work environment can be moderate to loud. Vibrations and fumes or airborne particles may also be present.

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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 2017-6069

Job Locations US - CA - Lancaster

Posted Date 2/16/2017

Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials

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Internal Reference 745

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Company/Division Transdev Services