Shop Foreman / Lead Technician - Gouverneur CSD

  • First Student
  • Gouverneur, NY
  • time-alarm-solid 02-07-2024

Shop Foreman / Lead Technician - Gouverneur CSD

Company: First Student

Job Type: Full-Time

Salary: $33 - $35 per hour

About the Job: First Student, the largest school transportation provider in North America, is seeking a Shop Foreman / Lead Diesel Mechanic for their Gouverneur CSD location. Join a team that offers competitive pay, career advancement opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a Lead Fleet Technician / Shop Foreman, you will be responsible for supervising technicians, scheduling maintenance, diagnosing complex problems, and maintaining service records on school bus fleet vehicles.


  • Supervise technicians in the shop.
  • Generate work orders and track progress.
  • Maintain advanced knowledge of vehicle components.
  • Monitor shop operational performance and efficiency.


  • Valid driver's license; willingness to obtain CDL.
  • Minimum 5 years of automotive or diesel maintenance experience.
  • Previous experience in a leadership role preferred.
  • Possess mechanic's tool set.
  • Willingness to participate in ASE certification program.
  • Subject to DOT drug testing and physical.


  • Competitive pay based on experience and qualifications.
  • $2,500 sign-on bonus and other incentives.
  • Training and certification opportunities provided.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k).
  • Paid holidays, vacation, annual allowances, and discounts on various programs.