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A highly talented Diesel Mechanic with huge experience in performing journey-level mechanical repair and maintenance on District school buses, trucks and other diesel or gas-powered mechanical or automotive equipment; maintain, repair or replace various systems and components, including electrical, brakes, transmissions, differentials, steering and cooling systems; assure buses meet CHP safety and operation requirements.

Summary of Qualifications

  • More than eight years experience.
  • Great knowledge of principles of gasoline and diesel-powered    internal combustion engines.
  • Deep knowledge of methods, tools, equipment and materials    used in journey-level repair and maintenance of motorized    equipment.
  • Extensive knowledge of air and hydraulic brake systems and    components.
  • Remarkable knowledge of operation and use of electrical    testing equipment, lathes, milling machines, tire changer and    balancer, and welding equipment.
  • Sound knowledge of health and safety regulations and    procedures.
  • Profound knowledge of proper lifting techniques.
  • Uncommon ability to diagnose mechanical difficulties.
  • Strong ability to operate shop equipment and tools including    electronic testing equipment, welders and lathes.
  • Profound ability to make major and minor repairs to a variety    of automatic equipment.
  • In-depth ability to estimate labor and cost of materials for    repairs as needed.
  • Immense ability to understand and follow oral and written    directions.
  • Great ability to lift heavy objects.
  • Proven ability to observe legal and defensive driving practices.
  • Considerable ability to maintain routine records related to work    performed.
  • Excellent ability to work cooperatively with others.

    Professional Experience

    Rainbow District, Tarrytown, NY                    2003 - Present

    Diesel Mechanic
    • Perform skilled mechanical repair and maintenance on District school buses and other diesel or gas-powered mechanical or automotive equipment to maintain in a safe and proper operating condition.
    • Inspect and diagnose mechanical defects in school buses, trucks, automobiles, backhoes, mowers, tractors and other mechanical equipment.
    • Perform road tests to diagnose needed repairs and to test completed repairs; assure buses meet New York City Highway Patrol inspection requirements.
    • Perform complete overhauls on transmissions, differentials and clutch systems; repair or remove and replace rear end and front end systems in buses and other vehicles.
    • Perform complete overhauls on hydraulic air brake systems; repair and adjust air and hydraulic brakes; design and install high-pressure hoses for hydraulic brakes, power steering, air lines and oil pressure hoses.
    • Tune, repair and rebuild diesel and gas engines; disassemble motors and repair and replace parts; recondition and adjust ignition and carburetor systems; service and maintain fuel and cooling systems.
    • Align wheels, make body and fender repairs and perform minor sanding and painting of buses as needed; operate wire and gas welding equipment to repair and fabricate metal parts.
    • Repair electrical systems in vehicles; install and repair generators, starters, lighting systems, buzzers, warning devices and wiring; inspect, repair and replace wheel bearings, fuel pumps, water pumps and injector pumps; inspect, clean and replace air and fuel filters.
    • Grind valves and perform welding; make parts on lathe and mill; rebuild equipment as needed.
    • Operate electronic testing equipment and other hand and power tools; operate a tire changer, wheel balancer and flywheel surface machine.
    • Replace or repair windows, doors, emergency exits, floors and seats on buses and vehicles.
    • Communicate with vendors to obtain required parts and supplies; drive to vendors and other locations to pick up and deliver parts, equipment and vehicles.
    • Maintain records of repairs, parts used and names of suppliers; prepare and maintain records of work orders and work performed.
    • Conduct periodical mechanical safety checks on buses as mandated by law.
    • Steam clean engines and transmissions; maintain the garage area in a clean, orderly and safe working condition.
    • Respond to emergency road service calls and perform repairs as needed.
    • Perform lubrication, oil changes, battery maintenance, tire changes and repairs, and servicing of equipment.
    • Perform related duties as assigned.

    Rainbow District, Tarrytown, NY                     1997 - 2003

    Diesel Mechanic Apprentice (under supervision)
    • Performed routine safety and preventative maintenance inspections.
    • Troubleshot, repaired and replaced needed parts.
    • Diagnosed electrical problems; installed and repaired electrical components and wiring.
    • Repaired and replaced rear ends, drive lines, wheel bearings, and steering components.
    • Inspected, tested, adjusted, repaired, and replaced integral parts of vehicle engine, carburetor, alternator, water pump, and transmissions.
    • Repaired hydraulic components, power steering, brakes, pneumatic components, and air conditioners where applicable.
    • Repaired various systems, to include engine retarders, wheelchair lifts, and wipers.
    • Repaired and balanced tires.
    • Performed minor body work such as glass replacement and welding.
    • Made emergency repairs and service calls in the field as necessary.
    • Performed routine services such as change oil and filter; grease and lubricate, change belts; and replace lights.
    • Performed general cleaning duties of vehicles and work areas.
    • Recorded all time spent and parts used on appropriate forms.

    Education and Professional Training

    Valid New York Class A driver's license with "P" endorsement

    High School Diploma (1997)

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