Aug 26, 2022

Job #21106 - Mechanic - Transportation

  • TrulyHired
  • Lebanon, OR 97355, USA
Full-time Education

Job Description

1. High school diploma or equivalent.
2. Criminal history clearance.
3. Three years experience in repair and maintenance of school buses and/or heavy equipment.
4. Valid Oregon Commercial Driver's License and evidence of insurability, Oregon Department of Education Annual Inspection Certificate and Oregon Department of Education School Bus Driver's Certificate, or obtain such certifications within a specified time period.
5. Pass Physical Capacities Assessment.
6. Pass Pre-Employment Drug and Alcohol Assessment.


12 Month Position - 8 hrs./day

Monday - Friday

Wages could be higher depending on experience.

The primary purpose of this position is to inspect, repair, service, and perform preventative maintenance on school buses and other district vehicles and power equipment.

1. Performs all types of maintenance on buses and other district vehicles through inspection, servicing and repairing in the shop or in the field.
2. Diagnoses operating difficulties, makes appropriate repairs, including disassembling and assembling engines and other operating parts of vehicles.
3. Tunes motors, tests compression, adjusts clutches and brakes, changes and charges batteries.
4. Performs DEQ inspections and road tests vehicles.
5. Performs gas and electric welding.
6. Arranges for towing of disabled vehicles when necessary.
7. Serves as back-up driver when needed and when substitute drivers are not available.
8. Completes required vehicle maintenance forms and paperwork.
9. Inspects school district vehicles and equipment for safety hazards; reports and/or corrects as needed.
10. Reads gauges and instruments and interprets readings.
11. Works harmoniously with others and communicates effectively (both orally and in writing) with students, parents, and staff.
12. Duties involve hand-eye and foot coordination in carrying, positioning, grasping, and operating a variety of hand and power tools.
13. Reads instructions and operating/repair manuals.
14. Drives district vehicles to various locations within and outside the district.
15. Responds to any vehicle emergency that arises as requested.

Interested applicants must apply through our District Office website at Salary as per negotiated agreement.

For more information, please contact Maggi Estes, Director of Transportaton at: [email protected]

Reasonable accommodations for the application and interview process will be provided upon request and as required in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with disabilities may contact Human Resources at (541) 259-8949 for additional information or assistance. Speech/hearing impaired applicants may contact the District for assistance through the Oregon
Telecommunications Relay Service by dialing (800) 735-9200. Spanish Voice/TTY#: 1-800-735-3896

Lebanon Community School District is an equal opportunity employer.
The District reserves the right to transfer employee to another position and/or site.

  • Position Type:Full-time
Job Category :Career Education > Industrial Mechanics
Contact Information

  • Andrea Meyer , HR
  • 485 South 5th Street
  • Lebanon,Oregon 97355
  • Phone: 541-451-8511
  • Email: click here

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