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Diesel Mechanic

Progressive metro-east company seeking an experienced Journeyman Level Diesel Mechanic to work in a state of the art, clean, modern shop. Full Time 2nd/3rd Shift Position.

Requirements
  • Cummins & Cummins Insite Systems Experience Preferred.
  • Ability to Read & Understand Electrical & Hydraulic
  • Schematics. Electronic Engine Diagnostics.
  • Performs Complex Engine Repairs & Overhauls
  • HVAC Experience with Section 609 Certification
  • (or ability to obtain 609 Certification)
  • Own Hand Tools
  • Class B CDL with Air Brake Endorsement or Ability to Obtain
  • (training available for qualified candidate)

Benefits
  • Very Competitive Wages (Negotiable)
  • Retirement Plan
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance Plans
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Tool Allowance Program

Education
  • High School or Equivalent
  • Technical Training and/or Trade School or any Equivalent
  • Combination of Training or Experience

EOE, Drug Free Work Environment

For questions, call Carl Rokos at 618-797-4600 or e-mail employment@actrunabout.org.

To apply, e-mail your resume to employment@actrunabout.org OR complete an application in person at ACT’s Main Office, (One Transit Way, Granite City, IL 62040).

Main Office Hours: Mon.- Fri., 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The office is closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Resumes can also be mailed to:
Agency for Community Transit Employment
One Transit Way
Granite City, IL 62040

 

Servicer/Mechanic

Entry Level Diesel Servicer / Mechanic candidate to work in a state-of-the-art, clean, modern shop.

Becoming a diesel mechanic can be an excellent path to a well-paying and secure profession. This position offers a way to enter the growing field of diesel engine technology. The entry level position involves a candidate working under Skilled Supervisors and Journeyman Level Diesel Technicians to carry out a variety of tasks while obtaining hands on knowledge.

Education
  • High School or Equivalent
  • Graduate of Diesel Trade School or Currently Enrolled Nearing Completion.

Requirements
  • Ability to Read & Understand Electrical & Hydraulic Schematics
  • Ability to Utilize Computers and Diagnostic Equipment
  • HVAC 609 Certification (or ability to obtain 609 Certification)
  • Own Hand Tools
  • Class B CDL with Air Brake Endorsement or Ability to Obtain (training available for qualified candidates)

Benefits
  • Competitive Wage (Based on Educational Qualifications)
  • Retirement Plan
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance Plans
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Tool Allowance Program

EOE, Drug Free Work Environment

For questions, call Carl Rokos at 618-797-4600 or e-mail employment@actrunabout.org.

To apply, e-mail your resume to employment@actrunabout.org OR complete an application in person at ACT’s Main Office, (One Transit Way, Granite City, IL 62040).

Main Office Hours: Mon.- Fri., 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The office is closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Resumes can also be mailed to:
Agency for Community Transit Employment
One Transit Way
Granite City, IL 62040

 

Bus Driver

Driver positions start at $16.00 an hour. Applicants must be positive, reliable individuals with solid work experience and a clean driving record. Applicants must also pass USDOT physical and drug test.

Training provided to obtain IL CDL B license with air brakes and passenger endorsements.

Benefits
  • Competitive Wages with increase after probationary period
  • Retirement Plan
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid earned time off
Education
  • High School or Equivalent

EOE, Drug Free Work Environment

To apply, submit resume with subject line: “DRIVER” to employment@ACTrunabout.org or apply in person at One Transit Way, PO Box 7500 Granite City, IL 62040.

Main Office Hours: Mon.- Fri., 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The office is closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Resumes can also be mailed to:
Agency for Community Transit Employment
One Transit Way
Granite City, IL 62040

 

Account Representative

Looking to hire a full time Account Representative to promote and market the regional rideshare program aimed at helping to reduce traffic congestion in the St. Louis region. The Account Representative will be responsible for contacting area organizations and businesses to schedule meetings and events; maintaining existing accounts, seeking new accounts, cultivating relationships, and helping provide assistance to clients. The Account Representative will also assist with outreach activities, surveys, marketing campaigns, customer information materials and other department related tasks as needed.

Essential Functions include but are not limited to:
  • Present at public events, community organizations and at employee fairs.
  • Contact businesses/organizations/schools throughout the region to promote and implement the program.
  • Help develop necessary marketing materials
  • Build partnerships with regional stakeholders for the purpose of educating them on the value of alternative transportation modes and policies which support these efforts.
  • Organize, implement and participate in regional public events.
Qualifications
  • Experience in public speaking, management or communications preferred.
  • Possess well-developed customer service skills and excellent phone etiquette.
  • Strong ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. Must be comfortable making cold calls and multiple follow-up calls as needed.
  • Written communication skill level to allow for preparation of correspondence and materials with minimal guidance.
  • Experience with working both independently and as a team member; to work accurately with attention to detail; to manage and prioritize multiple tasks; and to work with shifting priorities and schedules.
  • Must be able to make verbal presentations in front of a large audience.
  • Must be comfortable driving throughout the nine-county metropolitan region in company vehicle and maintain a clean driving record.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word applications and ability to learn other software applications as needed.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality in all areas of position.
Benefits
We offer a competitive wage and excellent benefit package. No commissions.

Drug Free Environment, EEO

To apply, please submit letter of interest, resume and salary requirement to employment@ACTrunabout.org.

Main Office Hours: Mon.- Fri., 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The office is closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Resumes can also be mailed to:
Agency for Community Transit Employment
One Transit Way
Granite City, IL 62040

 

Bus Cleaners

Seeking qualified night shift Bus Cleaners to clean the interiors and exteriors of agency buses, vans and automobiles.

Education
  • High School education or equivalent.

Requirements
  • Cleaning Experience
  • Ability to read; follow written & verbal instructions.
  • Skilled in the use and operation of cleaning equipment and power tools.
  • Skilled in the use of cleaning products.
  • Knowledge of safety precautions and use of safety equipment.
  • Ability to lift and maneuver objects weighing up to 45 pounds.

Working Conditions:
  • Work performed outside in all weather elements
  • Exposure to high noise levels, oil, grease, fuels & fluids.
  • Works 7 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. with rotating scheduled days off.

EEO, Drug Free Environment

To apply for this position please email your resume to employment@ACTrunabout.org with "cleaner" in the subject line of the email.

 

Entry Level Fueler / Fueler

The primary function of the Entry Level Bus Fueler is to provide routine general cleaning tasks to the interior/exterior of all Agency vehicles and train to perform routine fueling of all Agency vehicles in a safe manner. The entry Level Fueler will gain experience working under Supervision of Supervisors and experienced fuelers.

Education
  • High School education or equivalent.

Requirements
  • Must have ability to read and follow written instructions.
  • Skilled in the use and operation of various hand and power tools.
  • Must be able to obtain a Class B Commercial driver’s license with airbrake endorsement.
  • Experience in using or the ability to learn Microsoft computer applications.
  • Clean and neat appearance.
  • Must have ability to lift and maneuver objects weighing up to 50 pounds.

Benefits
  • Competitive Wage (Based on Educational Qualifications)
  • Retirement Plan
  • 125 Cafeteria Plan
  • Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance Plans
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
EEO, Drug Free Environment

To apply, e-mail your resume to employment@ACTrunabout.org OR complete an application in person at ACT’s Main Office, (One Transit Way, Granite City, IL 62040).

Main Office Hours: Mon.- Fri., 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. The office is closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Resumes can also be mailed to:
Agency for Community Transit Employment
One Transit Way
Granite City, IL 62040