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Transit Service Technician

Employer: Roaring Fork Transportation Authority
Job Location: Aspen
Posting Date: 9/25/2020
Closing Date: 12/31/2020
Description:

Looking for a great job at a progressive Transit company? Looking for a lifestyle change to enjoy the Colorado mountains?  Look no further:  RFTA is the lifeline of the Roaring Fork Valley, transporting skiers, hikers, and commuters from Aspen to Rifle, Colorado. Offering its employees excellent benefits, training, and potential housing opportunities.

RFTA has been in operation since 1983 and is now Colorado’s 2nd largest Transportation Authority, the largest rural transit system in the U.S., and the first rural transit agency to construct and operate a Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system.  RFTA has received numerous awards, including the “Best Mass Transit System of North America” by Mass Transit Magazine and the best “Large Transit Agency of the Year” from the Colorado Association of Transit Agencies.  In 2012, RFTA received the White House Champions of Change Transportation Innovator Award. In 2014, RFTA received the Federal Transit Administrator’s Outstanding Public Service Award and a SHIFT Sustainability Award.

OVERVIEW OF JOB DUTIES: (See detailed Job Description for additional information and requirements)
Performs routine and minor repairs and preventative maintenance on RFTA buses and automotive equipment. These tasks
include removing, repairing, and replacing parts and components, as necessary, while using tools and equipment in a safe and
professional manner.

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS:
1. Solid knowledge of electrical systems, air systems, chassis & suspension, HVAC, diesel engines & transmissions;
2. Solid knowledge of operating theory, failure diagnosis, repair, & preventive maintenance practices common to buses &
heavy vehicles;
3. Solid skills working with common mechanic hand tools, pneumatic tools & diagnostic equipment;
4. Solid knowledge of OSHA & safe working practices & procedures;
5. Solid ability to read, to understand, and to use: maintenance, repair & parts manuals, computer-based maintenance
information systems, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations, service updates & troubleshooting guides; and
6. Basic knowledge of electrical & gas welding.

QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Must possess and maintain a valid Motor Vehicle Operator’s License and be able to obtain a Colorado
Commercial Driver’s License – Class B with a P2 Permit within two (2) weeks of employment.
Basic ability to read, write, and understand English for safety, training, certification, and documentation purposes.
High school education or equivalent knowledge to perform job successfully.
Competent in the use of computers and data entry ability.
Basic ability to read, write, and understand English for safety, training, certification, and documentation purposes.
Training and certifications necessary to perform RFTA job duties.

WORK SCHEDULE & LOCATION: Must be available and willing to work any shift within any 24-hour period on any
day of the week. Must be available and willing to work either at RFTA’s Glenwood Springs Maintenance Facility and/or
at RFTA’s Aspen Maintenance Facility. Initial assignment will likely be at the Aspen Maintenance Facility.

STARTING BASE SALARY: Salary Range at midpoint is $24.02 to a maximum of $29.34 per hour, based upon level of
knowledge, skills, experience, and certifications received to date. Position is Full-time and includes RFTA’s full benefits
package (including Health, Life, Dental, Vision, Retirement, and more)

Contact Info:

Lawrence Bond
(970) 384-4854

More Info: https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/rfta/jobs/1411960/CO-Colorado/Aspen/Transit-Service-Technician

Transit Service Technician

Employer: Roaring Fork Transportation Authority
Job Location: Aspen, CO
Posting Date: 9/25/2020
Closing Date: 12/31/2020
Description:

Performs routine and minor repairs and preventative maintenance on RFTA buses and automotive equipment. These tasks include removing, repairing, and replacing parts and components, as necessary, while using tools and equipment in a safe and professional manner.

Contact Info:

Lawrence Bond
(970) 384-4854

More Info: https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/rfta/jobs/1411960/CO-Colorado/Aspen/Transit-Service-Technician

CDL Bus Operator

Employer: Roaring Fork Transportation Authority
Job Location: Aspen, CO
Posting Date: 8/12/2020
Closing Date: 12/31/2020
Description: Performs all duties associated with the operation and transportation of passengers on a transit vehicle. Must have a valid CDL with passenger and airbrake endorsement.
Contact Info:

Lawrence Bond
(970) 384-4854

More Info: https://www.applicantpro.com/openings/rfta/jobs/1427835/CO-Colorado/Aspen/CDL-Passenger-Bus-Drivers-with

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