Fleet Maintenance Manager – $5,000 Sign-On Bonus*
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We offer On-the-spot walk-interviews every Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at
615 W. 41st Street, Chicago, Illinois 60609 or call us at 773-579-2960
About the Location
At this location, you will help people to get out into their community, to their doctors appointments, to the store and to their classes by overseeing our maintenance department. At this location, we operate 150 Ford Transit Cutaway Vans and 20 Freightliner body on chassis medium duty buses. We use industry leading technology with Paperless shop and OEM diagnostic software. We utilize OEM training with both Ford and Cummins. We also challenge our people both Managers and Technicians, to become Master ASE certified through company paid training and company paid testing.
About the Position
As Fleet Maintenance Manager, you will supervise the maintenance and repair of a fleet of vehicles for Chicago Pace and University of Chicago. In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring that technicians are trained on current operating procedures, are properly equipped, and are motivated so that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner. Other major responsibilities as Fleet Maintenance Manager will include:
First things First: Who are we?
First Transit Inc. is a leading provider of public transportation contracting and management services. For over 60 years, we have supplied precision, efficiency, innovation, and all-around expertise to both public and private transportation systems. Today, we operate in 335 locations, carrying more than 350 million passengers annually throughout the United States in 39 states, Puerto Rico and Canada.
First for a Reason
Start here. Go far. We believe in promoting from within which means tremendous opportunities for you, thanks to our strong presence across North America. In addition, our 18-month Aspiring Manager Program prepares future leaders at First Student or First Transit.
Build skills and knowledge in such areas as safety and security, injury prevention, technology and equipment, and job efficiency.
Diversity & Inclusion
Because we’re stronger together, we aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We’re committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment for everyone every day.
Community Service & Impact
Go where opportunity meets community. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As the face of First Student, First Transit and First Vehicle Services in your community, you’ll have a positive impact on others.
Apply today and get your career on the road with First Transit!
We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.