Automotive Fleet Technician
Job DescriptionFleet Maintenance Technician First Vehicle Services, a leading fleet maintenance provider in North America, is now hiring a Fleet Technician III with strong mechanical and diagnostic skills at the DC Metropolitan Police Department fleet repair and maintenance facility in Northeast Washington, DC.! The shift for this position is Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 2:30 pm First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:Top hourly wages of up to $28.95 are based on experience & qualifications (NOT flat-rate)ASE certification bonus money & company-paid ASE testing and training materialsConsistent full-time, year-round workAn excellent benefits package including medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k) savings planPaid holidays, vacation, & sick timeAnnual allowances for boots, tools, and prescription safety glassesOngoing company training on a state-of-the-art online systemOpportunities for career advancement nationwideA great work environment! Fleet Maintenance Mechanic III Major Responsibilities:Diagnose and perform accurately all phases of vehicle and equipment repair under minimal supervision. Repairs include brakes, engine tune-ups, suspensions, drive trains, transmission clutches, and other repairs.Remove, overhaul and reinstall mechanical components with minimal supervision.Lead preventative maintenance (PMs), safety inspections, and annual maintenance inspections.Ensure work orders are completed properly and accurately. Maintain records of all maintenance work completed including parts and supplies used.Notify the supervisor of potentially dangerous equipment and corrective action is taken.Evaluate completed work prior to release and seek approval where required.Lead road calls and emergency services as necessary.Adhere to FirstGroup standards, policies, and procedures.Moves vehicles safely between job and work area.Perform other responsibilities as requested or required. Fleet Maintenance Mechanic III Qualifications:A vocational or technical degree in vehicle maintenance is preferred.Valid driver's license required.5+ years of automotive or diesel repair employment experience or combination of education & experience.Advanced diagnostics skills and mechanical knowledge are required.Must have appropriate mechanic's toolset.ASE certifications preferred. Must participate in the company ASE certification program (company training, testing, and bonuses provided!).Strong computer skills.Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.Ability to work assigned shift.Be subject to a drug test. Apply today to join our team! First Vehicle Services (a division of FirstGroup America) is a leader in fleet maintenance providing services to governments, school districts, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations across the US From sedans, SUVs, vans, and fire apparatus to light, medium, and heavy-duty units, marked and unmarked law enforcement units, sanitation trucks, construction equipment, and specialized equipment, FVS provides expert maintenance services to keep fleets up and running. FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. 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. FirstGroup is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles, California, FirstGroup 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.