Heavy Duty Diesel Fleet Mechanic (Swing Shift)
Imagine...working for a company that knows that its people are the key to its success in the marketplace. A company in which achieving extraordinary results and having a stimulating work experience are part of the same process.
Maintain diesel equipment operation by completing inspections and preventive maintenance requirements; correcting vehicle deficiencies; making adjustments and alignments; keeping records.
- Determines vehicle condition by conducting inspections, diagnostic tests; identifying worn and damaged parts.
- Keeps equipment available for use by completing preventive maintenance; installing component and part upgrades; controlling corrosion; completing winterization procedures, etc.
- Corrects vehicle deficiencies by removing, repairing, adjusting, overhauling, assembling, disassembling, and replacing major assemblies, sub-assemblies, components, parts, or systems, such as: power and drive trains, electrical, air conditioning, fuel, emission, brake, steering, hydraulics; completes machine shop operations; making adjustments and alignments including bearing loads, gear tooth contact, valve mechanisms, governors, oil systems, control linkages, clutches, and traction units.
- Verifies vehicle performance by conducting test drives; adjusting controls and systems.
- Maintains vehicle records by annotating services and repairs.
- Keeps shop equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
- Contains costs by using warranty; evaluating service and parts options.
- Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
- Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical and regulation publications.
- Enhances maintenance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Compensation and benefits:
- This position offers competitive pay based on experience
- Typical 5-day work week with 8 hour shifts (Approximately 3am-11pm) overtime (time and a half) after 40 hours a week.
- Full healthcare coverage after probation period
- Paid company identified holidays and accrued paid time off
- Working for a great locally-owned company with a proven track record
- Must be able to take and implement direction for work to be performed and also be albe to make key decisions independently
- At least 3 years of previous heavy duty truck repair and maintenance experience
- Strong attention to detail
- Self-starter and motivated
- Willing to work overtime when required
- Qualified to perform Annual Heavy Duty Vehicle Inspections per 49 CFR Part 396
- Must be willing to work outside as needed and respond to occasional on-the-road maintenance issues.
- Able to deal with strong personalities with grace and dignity