Transdev Fueler (2nd Shift) in Dorchester, Massachusetts


Transdev 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.

Performs maintenance facility cleaning and upkeep under direct supervision.


  • Responsible for the housekeeping and upkeep of the Shop

  • Cleans up the bus yard and removes trash on a daily basis

  • Checks and replenishes fluid levels on all school buses

  • Collects vehicle mileage on a weekly basis

  • Makes keys

  • Shovels snow around the bus yard

  • Reports any maintenance issues to Supervisor

  • Performs other non-mechanic tasks as assigned by the Shop Manager


Education, Licensing, and Certifications :

  • High school diploma or equivalent, such as GED, required

  • Must possess a valid state driver’s license with a minimum of 1 year of driving experience and a good driving record

  • Must be eligible for and able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License with a Passenger endorsement within 30 days of hire

Experience :

  • 1 year or more of janitorial or auto detailing experience preferred

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Good oral communication skills

  • Ability to read and follow written and spoken instructions

  • Ability to read, comprehend, and abide by Material Safety Data Sheets and all other safety training materials provided

  • Knowledge of shop safety standards; and must have a strong commitment to safety

  • Ability to learn shop processes including fueling vehicles and cleaning vehicles

  • Ability to mix and use a variety of cleaning products

  • Ability to use a variety of equipment such as buffers, scrubbing machines, and other heavy cleaning equipment

  • Strong attention to details

  • Must be well organized

  • Must be self-motivated and able to perform without constant or immediate supervision

  • Must be able to work flexible hours or shifts

  • Must work as a team member

Travel requirement (as a percent): <5%

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Must submit to drug testing, physical examination, and background screenings, and criminal background check including fingerprinting

Physical Demands:

  • Less than 10% of work is accomplished in doors and in air conditioned or well ventilated facilities

  • Greater than 90% of work is accomplished in an open garage facility.

  • Performs physical activities that require considerable use of the arms, repetitive hand wrist motion, and legs and moving the whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling materials.

  • May be asked to lift and carry up to 60 pounds.

  • May be exposed to cleaning chemicals, you have access to safety protective gear.

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.

EEO is the Law Poster:

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 2018-7917

Position Category Maintenance/Mechanics/Parts/Utility/Materials

Internal Reference 607

Company/Division Transdev Services