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Maintenance Manager - BID

Company: transdevna
Location: Evanston
Posted on: May 16, 2023

Job Description:

Overview:Transdev is seeking a Maintenance Manager to oversee all Paratransit activities of the Maintenance department, including the maintenance and repair of buses, other vehicles be responsible for developing, communicating, and enforcing safety policies and procedures at the transit location in compliance with federal, state, local regulations and Transdev policies.

This is for proposed business and all offers are contingent upon Transdev's award of the contract.


  • Schedules employees for the department; ensures the effective supervision of mechanics and other shop workers; may administer collective bargaining agreement provisions.
  • Selects, trains, motivates, and evaluates assigned personnel.
  • Coordinates work performed by outside vendors.
  • Oversees the development of efficient repair schedules, reviews repair cost estimates.
  • Approves priority of maintenance and repairs based on availability of materials and parts and requirements of scheduled operations.
  • Helps to ensure that company and client equipment is maintained and operating efficiently.
  • Controls and monitor's inventory.
  • Ensures that all vehicles are fueled, cleaned, and properly working.
  • Develops and implements safety policies and procedures for the department; maintains a safe working environment.
  • Participates in the development and administration of the operational budget.
  • Identifies opportunities for improving service delivery methods.
  • Ensures that property, grounds, and facilities are clean and well organized.Qualifications:Education, Licensing, and Certifications Required:
    • High school diploma or equivalent, such as GED, required.
    • Completion of Automotive Service Excellence certification (ASE) of (A1-A9, H8) or equivalent manufacturer training and certifications related to Pace vehicle operations is preferred but not required
      Experience, Skills, and Knowledge Required:

      • Technical training preferred
      • Valid IL CDL B w/Passenger endorsement
      • 5 years of hands-on mechanical supervisory experience
      • Experience maintaining a fleet of 70 or more buses
      • Experience developing, implementing, and maintaining a qualified maintenance program
      • Experience with Eldorado or equivalent paratransit or fixed-route buses
      • 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.

        About Transdev:

        Based near Chicago, Transdev is the largest private-sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, including bus, rail, streetcar, 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 and provides passengers every day the freedom to connect to what they care about in their cities. www.transdevna.com

        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.

        The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

        Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
        EEO is the Law Poster:

        Drug free workplace

        If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check.

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