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DATTCO Auto/Diesel Mechanic in Westport, Connecticut

Auto/Diesel Mechanic

Department: School Bus Fleet Maintenance

Location: Westport, CT


Are you a skilled mechanic looking for a fulfilling role in a family-oriented environment? We are New England-s largest private passenger transportation company with a fleet of over 1,700 vehicles.

Why Choose DATTCO

  • Competitive Pay: We pay for experience.

  • Comprehensive Benefits: Enjoy medical, dental, and life insurance, along with a 401k plan that includes a company match.

  • Work-Life Balance: Take advantage of our flexible spending account and paid time off.

  • Career Advancement: We believe in promoting from within, offering room for growth.

  • Skill Development: Get reimbursed for certifications, and benefit from our uniform & boot program.

  • Bonus Opportunities: Earn extra through our ASE certification bonus program. Employee referral program.

  • CDL Training: We even offer paid training to earn your CDL.

    Your Role

  • Preventive Maintenance: Conduct scheduled service inspections on a diverse range of vehicles.

  • Diagnostic & Repair: Utilize your expertise to diagnose issues and make repairs.

  • Documentation: Maintain accurate records of repair orders and parts usage.

  • Roadside Assistance: Be prepared to make road calls when necessary.

  • Tool Management: Own and maintain the essential hand tools for your tasks.

  • Team Collaboration: Work under the guidance of the shop foreman or other supervisors.


  • High school diploma, trade school, or equivalent.

  • At least two years of experience in automotive, truck, or bus repair.

  • Mechanical aptitude is a must.

  • Valid CT driver-s license.

  • Eligibility for a CDL license.

  • Willingness to work toward ASE certifications.

  • Physical strength to perform required tasks safely.

Questions? Call/text Melissa at (860) 414-2084 or

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status and all other protected classes.