Heavy Duty Fleet Mechanic

  • Transdev
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • time-alarm-solid 2024-02-01T00:00:00Z

Job Description

Heavy Duty Fleet Mechanic

Company: Transdev

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: Up to $35.57 per hour based on experience and qualifications

We are seeking a Diesel Mechanic to join our team at Transdev. The candidate will be responsible for completing preventative maintenance inspections, performing all phases of vehicle and equipment repairs, and ensuring accuracy in work orders. The position offers competitive hourly pay, physical and mental health initiatives, medical/dental/vision benefits, a 401(k) plan, and paid holidays/vacation. Additionally, there are multiple benefits such as a $5,000 sign-on bonus*, 4 - 10-hour shifts, 3 consecutive days off, and annual bonuses for ASE certifications. We also offer ongoing company training, allowances for boots and prescription safety glasses, and the opportunity to work with paperless shop technology on tablets.


  • Complete preventative maintenance inspections (PM’s).
  • Complete repairs on defects found during a PM.
  • Diagnose and perform all phases of vehicle and equipment repairs including but not limited to brakes, suspensions, engines, and transmissions.
  • Complete repairs on defects noted during daily vehicle inspections-pre-trip inspections (DVI’s).
  • Ensure work orders are completed accurately.


  • Valid driver’s license required.
  • At least 1 year of automotive or diesel maintenance & repair employment experience or a combination of technical school education & experience.
  • Mechanic’s toolset.
  • ASE certifications preferred. Must be willing to participate in company ASE certification program (company training, testing, and bonuses provided).
  • Subject to DOT drug testing. DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of Schedule I drugs, including marijuana, for any reason.


  • Competitive hourly pay (NOT flat rate)
  • Physical and mental health initiatives
  • Medical/dental/vision benefits
  • 401(k) plan
  • Paid holidays/vacation
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus*
  • 4 - 10-hour shifts, 3 consecutive days off
  • Annual bonuses for ASE certifications
  • Company-paid ASE testing and training materials
  • Annual allowances for boots and prescription safety glasses
  • Ongoing company training
  • Opportunity to work with paperless shop technology on tablets

About Transdev

Transdev is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, and shuttle services. Transdev is committed to being the trusted partner of cities and transit authorities through quality execution and innovations in mobility. Its parent company, Transdev Group, is a leading global operator and integrator of mobility operating in 17 countries.

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.