Diesel Technician

Dattco New Haven , CT 06501

Posted 4 weeks ago

DATTCO currently has a full-time Diesel Technician opening at our School Bus Fleet Maintenance location in New Haven, CT.

Compensation of $18.00-$25.00/hour

DATTCO is a 3rd generation, family-owned transportation company. DATTCO was founded in 1924 and is now New Englands largest passenger transportation company. Our School Bus Division consists of a fleet of over 1,000 buses. We transport over 110,000 students in 30 school districts located throughout Connecticut and Rhode Island.


  • Family-oriented culture & team environment

  • Our employees gave us the highest ratings in the industry on Glassdoor.com

  • Room for advancement we promote from within

  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical & dental insurance

  • Life & disability insurance

  • 401k plan with company match

  • Flexible spending account

  • Short & long term disability

  • Paid holidays & vacation time

  • Certification reimbursement

  • Uniform & boot program

  • Paid training

  • Overtime

  • Bonus Program for Earning ASE Certifications

  • Paid Training to Earn a CDL

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs scheduled preventive maintenance and service inspections on a variety of vehicles

  • Performs diagnostic and repair work on all types of vehicles

  • Completes required paperwork with regards to repair orders and parts usage

  • Makes road calls

  • Owns and maintains the proper hand tools to perform job functions

  • Follow orders of the shop foreman or other supervisor

Position Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Minimum of one-year experience in the field of automotive, truck or bus repair

  • Reliable/Motivated/Strong Work Ethic

  • Mechanical aptitude

  • CT drivers license

  • Hold, or be eligible to possess, a CDL license

  • Hold, or be willing to work toward, ASE certifications

  • Possess the physical strength to safely perform all required tasks

  • Be vaccinated or tested for COVID-19 per Connecticut Governor's Executive Orders 13D & 13G.

Apply today at www.DATTCO.com/jobs

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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