Career spotlight: Mechanic & Maintenance Positions

Mechanic inspecting bus

Our Fleet Maintenance and Facilities departments include Class A Mechanics (Fleet Maintenance), Class A Serviceworkers (Fleet Maintenance) and Facilities Serviceworkers plus other positions, advancement and supervisor opportunities. Keeping our buses, vehicles and facilities consistently running is an important job in transporting people across the city. KCATA provides clear and consistent expectations in a supportive atmosphere surrounded by knowledgeable and experienced colleagues.

KCATA Garages are air-conditioned! Our bus barns are under cover and heated!

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MECHANIC & MAINTENANCE OPPORTUNITIES

Class A Mechanic Fleet Maintenance
$32.05 per hour / $67,267 per year plus benefits*
**Plus incentive pay for up to 5 ASE certifications (H2-H8)   

Class A Serviceworker Fleet Maintenance and Facilities
Class A $18.35 - $26.22 per hour / $38,168 - $54,537 per year plus benefits*

Facility Serviceworker
$14.68 – 20.98 per hour / $30,534 - $43,638 per year plus benefits*

*per 2021 pay rates, higher figure represents increases to the fourth year
*Based on eligibility. See benefits section.

Mechanic

REQUIREMENTS

WHAT KCATA MECHANICS AND SERVICEWORKERS DO AND REQUIREMENTS BY POSITION

Class A Mechanic (Fleet Maintenance Mechanic)

WHAT THEY DO

REQUIREMENTS

Class A Serviceworker (Fleet Maintenance)

WHAT THEY DO

REQUIREMENTS

Class A Serviceworker (Facilities)

WHAT THEY DO

Facilities Serviceworkers at KCATA perform general on-campus general office cleaning and ground care maintenance.

REQUIREMENTS

Experience preferred in janitorial services including stripping and waxing floors and shampooing carpets.

Must be willing to perform work both inside and outside.

High school diploma or GED, ability to pass a physical agility test and knowledge test, and background check.

Proof of completed COVID-19 vaccination (unless as exception applied – contact Human Resources for details).

ALL OPEN POSITIONS

Service worker cleaning bus