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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 today!

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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 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

Western Bus Sales is an Equal Opportunity Employer.