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Lead Fleet Technician Up to $28/HR - $2,000 Sign-On Bonus! (Expires: 03/31/22) Are you looking for Job Security and Stability with competitive wages and benefits (zero employee layoffs during COVID Pandemic). First Transit is looking for an Automotive Technician to join it’s Chicago team, you could be the right person. With over 335 locations and in business since 1955, First Transit is truly First in passenger transportation. Please see our website for a comprehensive view of our company https://www.firsttransit.com. Walk-Ins Welcome! Visit us at: 615 W 41st ST, Chicago, IL 60609 First Transit is proud to offer: Top hourly wages from $22/hour to $28.00/hour; based on experience & qualifications (NOT flat rate) Now offering a $2,000 sign-on bonus! (conditions apply. Expires 3/31/22) ASE certification bonus up to $9,000 per year Company-paid ASE testing and training materials Consistent full-time, year-round work An excellent benefits package including medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k) savings plan Paid holidays, vacation, & sick time Ongoing company training on state-of-the-art online system Opportunities for career advancement nationwide. A great work environment! Lead Fleet Technician Major Responsibilities: Supervise technicians in the shop. Generate computerized work orders and track progress through completion. Maintain advanced knowledge of all vehicle components to effectively diagnose and perform maintenance and repairs. Monitor shop operational performance and efficiency and take action to improve as needed. Lead Fleet Technician Qualifications: Valid driver’s license required. At least 3 years of automotive or diesel maintenance & repair experience or a combination of technical school education & experience. Previous experience in a lead technician, supervisor, or other management role. Mechanic’s tool set Strong computer skills Willingness to obtain ASE certifications while employed (company training, testing, and bonuses provided!). Be subject to a drug test. About First Transit 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. 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.