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Village Tours Motor Coach Diesel Technician (Wichita) in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11490944

Village Travel is a diversified company that operates over 100 charter motor coaches and plans unique travel packages that are marketed to more than 27,000 households. In addition, Village offers traditional travel agency services, fleet of Entertainer Coaches and operate daily Greyhound. Most recently, we added Village Transport offering a fleet of tractor/trailers. The Company began as a family-owned business in 1980 and has expanded its regional footprint and continues to grow into one of the largest full service charter and tour operations in the Midwest with offices in Wichita (KS), Salina (KS), Oklahoma City (OK), Tulsa (OK), Fort Smith (AR), Springdale (AR) and Springfield (MO).

Compensation and Benefits: Our team is the heart of our business, which is why we offer an excellent compensation and benefit package that includes, Health, Dental, Vision, FSA, Company Paid Life Insurance, 401k Matching Plan and Paid Time Off. In addition, we provide performance based pay, bonus potential, professional growth opportunities and pride ourselves on team building events and recognition.

Here is your chance to join the Village Family! We currently have an opening for a Mechanic at our Wichita, Kansas facility. This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled mechanic to become part of our growing company. The right candidate will be a self starter who has a "can do" attitude. Problem solving skills and good attendance is required.


+ Diagnostics and repair of HVAC, air brakes, body, electrical and diesel engine systems.

+ Accurate recordkeeping of completed work.

+ Demonstrates safe and sensible work practices while maintaining a clean and organized work environment throughout the shop.

+ Provides and maintains all necessary tools and uses all company-provided tools in a responsible manner.

Required Qualifications:

+ Basic understanding of diesel engines, air brakes, HVAC, and electrical systems

+ Previous mechanical experience

+ Detail oriented with high regard to safety

+ Class B CDL with passenger endorsement or ability to obtain one within six months of hire date

Preferred Qualifications:

+ Previous motor coach experience.

+ Completion of a diesel technology program from a technical school.

Physical Demands:

+ Able to lift 50 lbs. without assistance

+ Stand, sit, and squat for extended periods of time

Village Travel is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Village Travel recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.