Transit Systems 2022-01-11 2022-02-15

Bus Mechanical/Electrical Engineer

Company: Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) View more listings
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 138961
Website: http://www.itsmarta.com

MARTA is seeking to hire:

Bus Mechanical/Electrical Engineer

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, or related discipline and a minimum of five years of experience in managing heavy vehicle maintenance projects to include heavy duty buses, or truck/automotive electrical and electronic control systems. Must possess a high level of verbal, written analytical research, and technical problem-solving skills. Must possess intermediate to advanced level computer skills. In lieu of degree, directly related experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis.

SUMMARY

Performs advanced troubleshooting problem-solving and conducts advanced failure analysis to determine primary causes of failure of engines, transmissions, and other subsystems of revenue vehicles. Develops and administers formal improvement and changes to advanced technical practices in Bus Maintenance. Monitors the quality of in-house and vendor engine along with component rebuilds. Performs new product testing performance. Carries out major assignments in conducting the operations of the business. Performs work that affects business operations to a substantial degree. Responsible for developing and issuing Service Information Bulletins to Bus Maintenance for maintenance practices and campaigns. Responsible for monitoring and changing the Preventive Maintenance Program (PM) to achieve maximum productivity. Continually monitors and changes maintenance programs to reflect current maintenance challenges.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Conducts advanced failure analysis to determine primary causes of failures of engines, transmissions, and other subsystems of revenue vehicles. 2. Completes tests on new products and equipment to determine performance. 3. Develops and administers formal improvement and changes to advanced technical practices in Bus Maintenance. 4. Monitors quality of in-house and vendor engine and transmission rebuilds. 5. Prepares technical specifications for bus related procurements. 6. Reviews/analyzes and uses data generated by Maintenance Information Systems(MIS) as input into the decision making process. 7. Responsible for monitoring/creating/issuing Service Information Bulletins to Bus Maintenance. 8. Performs other related duties as assigned.

For more information and to apply, please visit our website at www.itsmarta.com

MARTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Transit Job Listing - Bus Mechanical/Electrical Engineer