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We are currently seeking a Vehicle Engineer to join our clients team. The successful candidate will work to perform a variety of technical and engineering duties in support of the repair, overhaul, evaluation, reliability, and maintenance of our transit vehicles' electrical, mechanical, and electro-mechanical systems and components. 

As a Vehicle Engineer, you will investigate and determine the cause of major transit vehicle equipment failures, and perform related duties as assigned. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Design and specify special testing and servicing equipment to troubleshoot and maintain transit vehicle subsystems. 

  • Investigate and determine the cause of major transit vehicle equipment failures and provide required corrections or equipment design changes. 

  • Participate in the analysis of vehicle equipment failures; develop, implement, and document resulting maintenance procedures and equipment design changes. 

  • Create a variety of technical engineering drawings, specifications, and documents; ensure contract compliance, the use of proper engineering methods, and compatibility with other systems. 

  • Define quality assurance criteria and inspection procedures for the maintenance and repair of transit vehicles; audit maintenance staff to ensure compliance with standards. 

  • Provide expert testimony in personal injury lawsuits against the District, as assigned. 


  • Knowledge of principles and practices of mechanical or electrical engineering as they relate to transit vehicles. 

  • Familiarity with transit vehicle electrical and mechanical equipment and subsystems, computers and applications utilized in vehicle diagnostics, and related federal, state, and local codes, laws, and regulations. 

  • Skill in performing a variety of transit vehicle inspections, maintenance, and repair engineering duties, operating a variety of vehicle testing equipment in a safe and effective manner, and providing a variety of technical information in support of transit vehicle operations. 

  • Ability to analyze vehicle equipment failures and develop equipment design changes, prepare a variety of complex engineering drawings and specifications, write technical safety reports, and define quality assurance criteria and inspection procedures for maintenance and repair of transit vehicles.

    Exerience and Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering or a related field. 

  • Three years of progressively responsible experience in the maintenance, repair, or engineering of transit vehicles, or a combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. 

  • If you have a passion for transit vehicle engineering and are looking to join a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. 

Cullan Alexander

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