Magnolia ISDMechanic - Transportation

Magnolia ISD

Mechanic - Transportation (1187)

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Job Details

TitleMechanic - Transportation
Posting ID1187




Perform minor & major mechanical repairs with minimal supervision to ensure proper performance & safety of district vehicles. Work on projects as assigned, following established procedures. 





  • High school diploma or GED from district approved entity
  • At least 2 of the ASE school bus certifications, T1-T6 or S1-S7, or demonstrate proficiency in these areas
  • Possess and maintain valid Texas Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Class A or B with passenger & school bus endorsements or willingness to obtain
  • Acceptable driving record as determined by the Texas Dept. of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Possess & maintain Texas school bus driver certification as mandated by the Texas DPS  


  • Knowledge of diesel engine maintenance & repair, school bus preferred
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical problems & perform repairs independently
  • Ability to operate equipment & tools involved in vehicle repair
  • Ability to lift heavy equipment & vehicle parts necessary to perform job
  • Ability to pass annual DOT physical with alcohol & drug screen
  • Ability to pass criminal history background check
  • Ability to operate all types/models of school buses & other district owned vehicles & equipment
  • Computer experience with ability to operate & maintain vehicle maintenance software
  • Ability to utilize & access printed service material for additional information
  • Ability to perform mechanical repairs, preventive maintenance, inspections and tire repair on medium & heavy-duty commercial vehicles
  • Must furnish own tools



Five years experience as a mechanic, school bus preferred. Five years required, as school bus/med/heavy-duty truck mechanic.



  • Performs routine checks, preventive maintenance, & repairs as needed
  • Maintains clean work bay & shop
  • Maintains safe work procedures
  • Keeps accurate records
  • Flexible in hours & job assignments
  • Drives bus routes as needed 

CALENDAR DAYS:  260 days per year



Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary Range$15.62 - $22.96 / Per Hour PG 6

Applications Accepted

Start Date10/09/2017

Job Contact

NameTim OwenTitleDirector of Transportation