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MAINTENANCE / BUS GARAGE

Trans Central - 10333 Broadway & Trans North - 24000 Hwy 281

FLEET FOREMAN: GARY COX ph.356-9236
PARTS MANAGER: CORINA GARCIA ph.356-9233
Records Specialist (Fuel Island, Gas Cards) Carmen Garcia Data Entry Clerk (Work Orders) VACANT
CENTRAL MECHANICS -- FOR BREAKDOWNS, URGENT HELP, etc. CALL 356-9238
DAY SHIFT: Mark Bednarz, Robert Donner, Larry Norris, Deon Robinson Tire & Brakes: Andrew Galvan
NIGHT SHIFT: Tony Celestino, Robert Flores, Luis Salinas Lead Mechanic: Jose Fernandez
CENTRAL SHOP HELPERS ph.356-9237
Juan Navarro, Reanne Stringer, Under the Hood: Gabriel Rodriguez
VACANT - 2 Shop Coordinator: Diane Akin
TRANSPORTATION NORTH: 281/MARSHALL RD. -- Parts Clerk: Susan Ortiz ph.356-9008
Lead Mechanic, Bus Fleet: John Ewers Lead Mechanic, Vehicle Fleet: Dustin Fenner
356-9006 356-9007
Ray Alvarado, Jose Gomez, Alex Rosin Allen Shows, Steven Watkins, Danny Zacek
Shop Helper: Graham Hartness Tire & Brakes: Gregory Jackson

THE GOAL OF THE TRANSPORTATION MAINTENANCE SHOP IS TO MAINTAIN THE NORTH EAST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT SCHOOL BUSES IN THE SAFEST POSSIBLE CONDITION  FOR THE SAFETY AND PROTECTION OF THE STUDENTS THAT ARE BEING TRANSPORTED

  • The Transportation Shop has 33 full time employees that maintain, keep records of and order parts for all North East ISD on-road vehicles.  The North East ISD fleet consists of 452 school buses and approximately 400 support vehicles.
  • The Transportation Shop completes approximately 995 work orders per month.
  • School Bus Service Schedule:
    • Oil Change and over all bus inspection every 7,500 miles
    • Tune-up and over all bus inspection every 15,000 miles
    • Transmission service and over all bus inspection every 30,000 miles
    • Brake inspection every 50,000 miles or three years (removal of all wheel assemblies) - Brakes are visually inspected at every service interval
    • Texas state inspection

Updated FEB 2, 2017