EDUCATION: Possession of a High School diploma, GED or recognized equivalent.
Please Note: Applicants with transcripts from outside the United States or its territories must have their transcripts evaluated by an academic accrediting service.
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years of (full-time equivalent) technical experience related to revenue vehicle maintenance either as a transit vehicle mechanic, or electronic technician, or shop foreworker or vehicle inspector.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record. Must be physically able to lift up to 25 pounds.
The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following criteria beyond the minimum qualifications:
KNOWLEDGE OF: • Techniques for scheduling preventive maintenance and modifications, and integrating unscheduled with scheduled repair work. • Maintenance requirements, terminology, components, parts and operation of revenue vehicle and operating systems. • Maintenance practices and procedures, modification practices and procedures, parts lists, schematics, manuals and other documents governing revenue vehicle maintenance and modification.
SKILL IN: • Systems, procedures and codes for tracking and reporting serial numbers, labor hours and failure causes. • Working independently and exercising sound judgment in making decisions regarding scheduling of shop work. • Analyzing and scheduling daily workload in accordance with overall assigned priorities. • Reviewing and assembling maintenance packages to include all required procedures, time control specifications and related. • Analyzing discrepancy and correction reports and determining causes of component/revenue vehicle failures. • Determining parts and materials required and coordinating availability with shop and other materials management personnel. • Coding, categorizing, inputting, and reporting maintenance activity. • Operating standard office equipment including personal or online computer. • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the work.
Location: Oakland, CA