Mechanic in Baytown, TX at Meador Staffing Services

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client in the Baytown, TX area is NOW HIRING for experienced Diesel Mechanics to add to their team! This company offers exceptional benefits in these DIRECT HIRE positions. As the Diesel

Mechanic, you will be expected to:

  • Work on bus repairs;
  • Work under limited supervision and selects from written instructions and established procedures to accomplish assigned tasks;
  • Perform repairs and all levels of preventive maintenance service, such as changing oil, checking batteries, tires, etc.;
  • Perform inspection, diagnosis and repair of electrical, hydraulic, suspension, brake and air systems on vehicles and equipment;
  • Rewire ignition systems, lights, and instrument panels;
  • Estimates time and material costs on vehicle repairs and requisitions new parts;
  • Perform service calls for emergency breakdowns;
  • Conducts safety checks on company vehicles;
  • Adjusts and replaces breaker, tighten bolts and screws, and reassemble equipment; and
  • Performs any other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor.


The Diesel Mechanic positions are DIRECT HIRE positions with a starting pay range of $20-$32 per hour, depending on experience.

Hours for this position are Monday-Friday from 7:00/7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., depending on workload.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $32.00 /hour

Excellent benefits! 

Please send resumes to rmeek@meador.com; lfields@meador.com

Job Requirements

To be considered for the Diesel Mechanics positions, you MUST meet the following criteria:

  • A minimum of two (2) years of related experience as a Diesel Mechanic;
  • Experience working on buses and school buses is preferred;
  • Experience running diagnostic testing equipment to determine malfunctions, etc.;
  • Proficiency in the use of shop tools required and ownership of mechanic tool set is a must;
  • Strong background with troubleshooting electrical problems on a bus/school bus; and
  • Must have a proven track record of reliability/dependability with a strong understanding of work schedules and time constraints of a busy shop.