Laketran seeks a qualified Mechanic Helper looking to eventually become a fully trained and qualified Mechanic. The Mechanic Helper performs preventative maintenance and routine repairs to Laketran’s 150-vehicle bus fleet such as changing fluids and filters, replacing hoses, belts, pumps, tires, batteries, lights, and similar tasks.  You’ll expand your knowledge by assisting the Mechanics in performing moderately complex overhaul and repair work on engines, brakes, suspension systems, hydraulic systems, fuel systems, cooling systems, alternators, electrical systems, and air conditioning units.

Please note: this is not a trainee position.  You must have at least (2) years of demonstrated mechanical experience in auto/truck repair, with a solid work record of reliable attendance and quality job performance.  You must have your own tools.  ASE Transit Bus Certifications (H Series) earns you a higher hourly wage.  Valid Ohio driver license required (CDL preferred) and you must be able to pass DOT physical and drug screen.

Please download an application here:  

Laketran Employment Application 

You may scan/email it to, or fax it to 440-350-1033, or stop by in person:

555 Lakeshore Blvd. Painesville Twp., OH 44077

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LAKETRAN is an Equal Opportunity/ADA/Veteran Employer & a Drug-Free Workplace.