Mechanic A

Listing Dates: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 to Monday, November 20, 2017
Position Type: 
Salary Range: 

Duties and Responsibilities

Serves as an inspector and trouble-shooter to determine proper corrective maintenance procedures prior to attempting repairs. Is proficient in using all tools and test equipment normally used during maintenance and inspection; is proficient in repairs, electrical, engine, transmissions and air-conditioning systems; is knowledgeable in component rebuilding and/or repairs.  Occasionally lift up to 100 lbs. maximum with assistance. Frequently lift, carry and manipulate up to 50 pounds. Working inside and outside in all weather conditions. Works around fumes, odors and dust in an occasionally high noise level environment with appropriate personal protective equipment.  Works with little or no supervision.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • 4 year apprenticeship program or 4 year experience equivalent
  • Must possess and maintain valid California driver license and satisfactory driving record
  • Must be able to obtain a Class A or B within the year of being hired
  • Must submit an H6 DMV printout (10 year driving record) to be considered for position
  • Read, understand, follow and/or apply oral and written instructions such as complex technical instructions in maintenance manuals, wiring diagrams and schematics, and technical service publications
  • Applicant must have a valid California driver license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Agency's vehicle insurance policy.



SunLine Transit Agency offers a very competitive benefits package including medical/dental/life, pension, vacation, sick time and more.

Disclaimer:  This job specification is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

Nepotism Policy: Recruitment shall be conducted consistent with the Agency's nepotism policy, which is available upon request by contacting Human Resources at 760-343-3456, ext. 1609.

All applicants are subject to SunLine Transit Agency employment requirements, including our Physical, Drug & Alcohol Testing program and Background check.


Click the APPLY button at the top right to apply online, or print the included file below and bring the completed application to Human Resources, located at:

SunLine Transit Agency
32-505 Harry Oliver Trail
Thousand Palms, CA 92276
Phone:  (760) 343-3456, ext. 1609
Fax:  (760) 343-2077


CURRENT SUNLINE EMPLOYEES ONLY, interested in this offering, are provided the Internal Job Application 20170627 to fill-out and provide to Human Resources, instead of using the complete employment application - visible below.

SunLine Transit Agency reserves the right to select the best qualified of the persons applying for vacant positions.


Posted: 10/18/2017