Careers

We currently have openings to join our growing team. We’re looking for a few good employees in the Portland metro area who are interested in working for a family-owned business with an excellent reputation and stellar group of team members. Are you looking to join a team that feels like family, that works hard but has fun too, coupled with a very competitive benefit package? Then read on and contact us about this great opportunity!

Western Bus Sales is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Current open positions are:

DIESEL TECHNICIAN

  • Full-time, 40 hours per week
  • Light travel possible
  • High School education or higher

Western Bus Sales Inc. (WBS) is looking for an experienced gas /diesel Technician to join our Service department. The position is full time is located at our main office. WBS is an ASE certified repair facility. We are a NAPA Certified Truck repair shop with an onsite NAPA parts store and warehouse.

WBS is a certified repair facility for Blue Bird, Cummins, Onspot, Ricon, Braun, MCC, TransAir, ROUSH CleanTech, and Webasto, among many others. Preference will be given to truck, bus and / or heavy equipment experience. Knowledge of Ford & GM chassis is a definite asset. The applicant should possess strong trouble shooting skills. The mechanical work will be varied and will be performed on trucks, school and commercial buses, and RVs.

SPECIFIC DUTIES & APTITUDES:

  • Proven mechanical trouble shooting ability
  • Well organized, attentive to detail and efficient with time
  • Possess a willingness and ability to learn
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to describe in written reports the mechanical and diagnostic work performed (for warranty and other internal reports)
  • Team player and also able to work independently
  • Clean and care for work area and shop tools & equipment

PAY & BENEFITS:

The pay scale is competitive and will be determined based upon experience and ability to perform the necessary job duties. Robust medical/dental/vision benefits, 401k match, profit sharing, life insurance and long term disability insurance are just some of the many fringe benefits offered.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

  • ASE certification and / or willingness to pursue
  • References from past employers
  • Able to supply own tools
  • Minimum of 1 year mechanical work experience in the automotive, truck or bus industry
  • Possess an active driver license

OTHER CONSIDERATIONS:

  • Related mechanical / electrical certifications and specialized training courses
  • Technical Training Certificate
  • Driver license with CDL endorsement
  • A/C experience

OTHER:

All employees are required to participate in our DOT drug & alcohol testing program.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

This posting will remain open until filled. 

–> Please email your resume to the attention of: Matt Fery. Faxes are also welcome: (503) 905-0003