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Mech Tech Level 1- Ravena, NY

The primary function of the Mech Tech Level I is to inspect, maintain, and repair automobiles, trucks and buses that run on gasoline, diesel, electricity, or alternative fuels such as propane. Perform repairs to vehicles, including fuel, ignition, electrical and cooling systems; power transmissions and differentials, universal joints and hydraulic units; steering mechanisms and other controls; wheel alignments and emission control systems.

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JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of the Mech Tech Level I is to inspect, maintain, and repair automobiles, trucks and buses that run on gasoline, diesel, electricity, or alternative fuels such as propane. Perform repairs to vehicles, including fuel, ignition, electrical and cooling systems; power transmissions and differentials, universal joints and hydraulic units; steering mechanisms and other controls; wheel alignments and emission control systems.

SUPERVISION

Close Supervision- Mech Tech I employee is assigned duties according to specific procedures. Work is checked frequently, and in addition, there may be formal training. Most assignments are completed with assistance and checked and signed off by a Supervisor.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Performs basic preventive maintenance work on automobiles, trucks, buses and machinery to required standards.
  • Performs necessary inspection and basic repairs to bring vehicles into compliance.
  • Prepares buses and vehicles for DOT inspection.
  • Maintains and repairs all electrical components, such as directional lights, safety warning, lights, starting and charging systems, etc., on all types of vehicles.
  • Troubleshoots vehicles in need of repair, including electrical troubleshooting.
  • Installs vehicle repair components.
  • Replaces exterior engine components.
  • Inspects and makes minor repairs to transmissions and drive line components.
  • Performs cleaning of internal and exterior engine components. with gasoline, oil and grease; may spray paint engine.
  • Performs emergency road service.
  • May perform minor mig welding repair once training is received.
  • Performs AC installs with assistance.
  • Performs brake pulls on buses and vehicles.
  • Follow all prescribed safety methods and perform work safely.
  • May be required to service equipment.

OTHER DUTIES

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION/REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • One to two years minimum related experience preferred.
  • NYS CDL, Class B driver license with Passenger Transport and Air Brake endorsements required.
  • ASE Test Series for School Bus

*Body Systems & Special Equipment *Brakes *Suspension & Steering

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE / QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS / ABILITIES

  • Working knowledge of modern automotive maintenance methods and procedures including the proper and safe use of general automotive repair tools, equipment and of lubrications and their proper use.
  • Perform skilled automotive repair work involving the use of specialized tools, instruments and equipment.
  • Ability to use some independent judgment and initiative to continue training in the latest knowledge and techniques of the trade.
  • Ability to diagnose the source of a problem quickly and accurately.
  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions sufficiently to follow supervisor instructions and work orders. 
  • Ability to guide or instruct customers on vehicle issues and solutions.
  •  Ability to make good business decisions in accordance with established procedures and policies when making a road call or answering customer inquiries.
  •  Ability to write or type sufficiently to maintain automotive certifications, make notes on work orders.
  • Ability to perform numeric calculations is necessary for diagnostic testing on vehicles.
  •  Ability to perform some computer diagnostics and tests. 
  • Ability to understand when added assistance is required.ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    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.

  • Speech and hearing sufficient for regular in person and telephone communication with customers, supervisors and other employees.
  •  Ability to read company and industry correspondence/technical manuals sufficiently to understand the intended message.
  • Manual and finger dexterity sufficient for using a laptop, shop equipment, hand tools and power tools.
  • Lift up to 10 lbs constantly and up to 50 lbs frequently while maintaining and repairing vehicles.
  •  Lift over 50 lbs occasionally with assistance for some repairs that require handling of large parts orequipment such as transmission replacements, tires, etc.
  • Sit, stand, walk, bend/stoop, push/pull, twist, kneel and reach frequently to access and work in various areas of the vehicles.
  •  Occasionally climb, balance, crouch and crawl to access awkward areas of vehicles.
  • Repetitive motion of turning and twisting tools is required to maintain or repair vehicles.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  •  Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

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CDL Driver- Part Time- Ravena, NY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

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The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver the assigned vehicle to its destination without incident.
  • Coordinate bus deliveries with the parts department to streamline parts deliveries.
  • Follow safety methods and work safely.
  • Deliver paperwork with the bus and collect check and other pertinent information from customers.
  • Complete a final cleanliness inspection and ensure bus is clean at point of delivery.
  • Respond to inquiries of staff for the purpose of providing information and/or direction regarding the status of deliveries, etc.
  • Pre-trip delivery vehicles (e.g. checking fluid levels, fueling, cleaning, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring safe operation of vehicle.
  • Follow all prescribed safety methods and perform work safely.

EDUCATION / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Previous experience driving buses or med to large trucks preferred.
  • NYS CDL, Class B driver license with Passenger Transport and Air Brake endorsements preferred.
  • Minimum of NYS Class D license with clean driving record required.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE / QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS / ABILITIES

  • Ability to make good business decisions in accordance with established procedures and policies.
  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions sufficiently to make deliveries, collect proper paperwork and properly answer customer inquiries.
  • Ability to write sufficiently to make proper notations on delivery paperwork.
  • Maintain speech and hearing sufficiently to orally communicate with customers, the general public, Supervisors and other employees.
  • Be safety conscious and demonstrate the ability to follow prescribed safety practices as to prevent injuries to self and other employees.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  •  Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

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PDI Technician- Ravena, NY

The primary function of the PDI technician is to perform Pre Delivery Inspections on all types of buses. The PDI tech will modify non-compliant buses to meet customer and DOT specifications.

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JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of the PDI technician is to perform Pre Delivery Inspections on all types of buses.  The PDI tech will modify non-compliant buses to meet customer and DOT specifications.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Understand DOT requirements with relation to School and Commercial buses.
  • Read and understand PDI work orders so you know what is required on each bus.
  • Modify each bus if necessary to meet DOT and customer specifications with regards to seat placement, air systems, chassis and body.
  • Maintain a professional relationship with the DOT inspector and work with them on inspection day.
  • Follow all prescribed safety methods and perform work safely.

EDUCATION / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Knowledge of DOT requirements for commercial and school vehicles preferred.
  • NYS CDL, Class B driver license with Passenger Transport and Air Brake endorsements required.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  • Full Benefits Package
  • Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Incentives & Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

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CDL Driver- Part Time- Middletown, NY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

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JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver the assigned vehicle to its destination without incident.
  • Coordinate bus deliveries with the parts department to streamline parts deliveries.
  • Follow safety methods and work safely.
  • Deliver paperwork with the bus and collect check and other pertinent information from customers.
  • Complete a final cleanliness inspection and ensure bus is clean at point of delivery.
  • Respond to inquiries of staff for the purpose of providing information and/or direction regarding the status of deliveries, etc.
  • Pre-trip delivery vehicles (e.g. checking fluid levels, fueling, cleaning, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring safe operation of vehicle.
  • Follow all prescribed safety methods and perform work safely.

EDUCATION / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Previous experience driving buses or med to large trucks preferred.
  • NYS CDL, Class B driver license with Passenger Transport and Air Brake endorsements preferred.
  • Minimum of NYS Class D license with clean driving record required.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE / QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS / ABILITIES

  • Ability to make good business decisions in accordance with established procedures and policies.
  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions sufficiently to make deliveries, collect proper paperwork and properly answer customer inquiries.
  • Ability to write sufficiently to make proper notations on delivery paperwork.
  • Maintain speech and hearing sufficiently to orally communicate with customers, the general public, Supervisors and other employees.
  • Be safety conscious and demonstrate the ability to follow prescribed safety practices as to prevent injuries to self and other employees.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  •  Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

Click here to apply for the CDL Driver- Part Time- Middletown, NY position



Washer/Detailer- Ravena, NY

The primary function of the Washer/Detailer is to clean both inside and outside of vehicles while adhering to company policies and procedures. The Wash Bay employee may also be required to clean the break rooms and offices. Monday-Thursday 3:30pm-8:30pm.

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JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of the Washer/Detailer is to clean both inside and outside of vehicles while adhering to company policies and procedures.  The Wash Bay employee may also be required to clean the break rooms and offices. Monday-Thursday 3:30pm-8:30pm.

SUPERVISION

Close Supervision- The Washer/Detailer is assigned duties according to specific procedures.  Work is checked frequently, and in addition there may be formal training.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Take direction from supervisor in washing vehicles.
  • Wash vehicles using cleaners and available equipment.
  • Wash Bay down at the end of each day.
  • Follow all prescribed Safety methods and perform work safely.

OTHER DUTIES

  • Assist co-workers with specific tasks when needed.
  • Perform other duties assigned.

EDUCATION / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS/ABILITIES 

  • Knowledge of hazards related to cleaning supplies and car wash equipment.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral instruction sufficient for following washing instructions.
  • Speech and hearing sufficient for regular daily communication with employees and supervisors.
  • Hold and maintain a valid NYS Drivers License and Evidence of Insurability.
  • Be Safety conscious and demonstrate the ability to follow prescribed safety practices to prevent injuries to self and others.

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

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.

  • Manual hand dexterity sufficient for using car wash and cleaning equipment.
  • Lift up to 10 lbs frequently to hold supplies needed to wash a bus.
  • Lift up to 50 lbs occasionally when heavy equipment or supplies are needed.
  • Occasionally push pull, climb, balance crouch, kneel and reach sufficient to access all areas of the bus.
  • Frequently stoop, squat and bend for working around low areas of the bus.
  • Vision sufficient to inspect work to ensure cleanliness will meet customer expectations.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  •  Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

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CDL Driver- Part Time- Chittenango, NY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

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JOB SUMMARY

The primary function of a Part Time Driver is to safely deliver and/or pickup buses from customer locations and sublets.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver the assigned vehicle to its destination without incident.
  • Coordinate bus deliveries with the parts department to streamline parts deliveries.
  • Follow safety methods and work safely.
  • Deliver paperwork with the bus and collect check and other pertinent information from customers.
  • Complete a final cleanliness inspection and ensure bus is clean at point of delivery.
  • Respond to inquiries of staff for the purpose of providing information and/or direction regarding the status of deliveries, etc.
  • Pre-trip delivery vehicles (e.g. checking fluid levels, fueling, cleaning, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring safe operation of vehicle.
  • Follow all prescribed safety methods and perform work safely.

EDUCATION / REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Previous experience driving buses or med to large trucks preferred.
  • NYS CDL, Class B driver license with Passenger Transport and Air Brake endorsements preferred.
  • Minimum of NYS Class D license with clean driving record required.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE / QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS / ABILITIES

  • Ability to make good business decisions in accordance with established procedures and policies.
  • Ability to understand oral and written instructions sufficiently to make deliveries, collect proper paperwork and properly answer customer inquiries.
  • Ability to write sufficiently to make proper notations on delivery paperwork.
  • Maintain speech and hearing sufficiently to orally communicate with customers, the general public, Supervisors and other employees.
  • Be safety conscious and demonstrate the ability to follow prescribed safety practices as to prevent injuries to self and other employees.

Great things about New York Bus Sales

  • Competitive Pay
  •  Emphasis on customer service and teamwork
  • Clean, safe, friendly work atmosphere
  • Uniform, Work Boots, and Tool Allowance
  • Training Opportunities
  • We believe in employee recognition and taking care of our employees

Click here to apply for the CDL Driver- Part Time- Chittenango, NY position




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Working For New York Bus Sales

Drivers

Our driver positions offer you the opportunity for intrastate daily travel throughout upstate New York. Our CDL drivers provide a valuable service to our customers by eliminating their need to transport busses requiring service work.

Service

At New York Bus Sales, we service vehicles in our full scale Body Shop, Tech Shop, and Paint Shop. Our service techs focus on body repair, electrical welding and metal fabrication. Our Tech Shop troubleshoots major & minor repairs on propane engines, installs AC units, services vehicles for preventative maintenance, brake repair, exhaust and other undercarriage repairs. Our Paint shop ensures the exterior quality of our busses and prep

Parts

Our parts department stocks the largest selection of spare parts in the state. Seating, signage, electrical, body & chassis parts, safety & surveillance equipment, engine & exhaust parts – whatever you need, chances are we've got it in stock. Our parts employees focus on Parts Sales, Inventory, and Procurement.

Sales

The New York Bus Sales “On The Road” Sales Team travels across the State of New York excluding Westchester & Rockland counties and all points south. The sales team works with school bus operators to identify their future needs and customize proposals to help the operators achieve their goals. The Sales Team is the face of the New York Bus, handling most direct dealings with our customers.

Administration

Our Administration department ensures that the needs of our customers are met and expectations are exceeded. The customer service support team, delivery, warranty, and sales admin reps work side by side with all departments to uphold the quality and service that New York Bus Sales represents.

Accounting

Our Accounting team provides services and financial support to all internal departments and to our valued customers. Accounting’s key function is to provide information to help manage the business. Accounting processes payroll, vendor billing, and customer collections, and monitors regulatory compliance.


Each day, the team at New York Bus Sales comes to work with a common purpose - selling and servicing the safest, most reliable school buses available.