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DIESEL MECHANIC

POSITION SUMMARY

 

Work on trucks in a safe manner, adhering to all appropriate State and Federal motor vehicle regulations. Work independently with minimum supervision. Strong diesel mechanical background with brakes, engine, transmission, drive train suspension, electrical, electronics and A/C repair.  Duties include  shop maintenance and clean-up, PM services on straight trucks, tractors, trailers and all other XXXX-owned vehicles, DOT inspections, and responsible for maintaining shop inventory.  Must be able to follow Manager/Supervisor direction as well as all XXXXX rules and regulations.  Must have a CDL Class A license or be able to obtain one.

 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

·         Perform routine preventive maintenance and full repairs on all equipment (ex. tractors, trailers, straight trucks)

·         Maintain the cleanliness of shop area for a safe working environment

·         Order parts for trucks and supplies as need

·         Review all DVIR (Driver Vehicle Inspection Report) daily for problems with trucks

·         Perform DOT inspections on all equipment, State and Federal

·         Must be able to work independently with minimum supervision

·         Must be on call for truck breakdown emergencies after hours

·         Read maps, and follow written and verbal geographic directions

·         Communicate all problems or concerns of equipment with Manager/Supervisor

·         Communicate with drivers for feedback on repairs or for repairs

·         Keep an accurate record of all service performed and due on equipment

·         Maintain a proper image as a representative of XXXXXX

·         Must perform all duties per XXXXXX Standards

Must have or be able to obtain a CDL class A license, for test driving equipment for diagnosis and repair quality
Performs other duties as assigned

 

Education :         High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED)

                                Graduated from diesel mechanics school or equivalent certification

Experience :        5 years’ experience

 

SKILLS & ABILITIES

Knowledge of DOT regulations and inspections

 

Computer Skills

Computer literate in MS Office

Diagnostics and engine programming with laptop and manufacturer’s software

Familiar with paperless log system/GPS (Peoplenet)


Certificates & Licenses

CDL Class A license or ability to obtain one

Clean MVR

Forklift certification may be helpful – XXXXXX will provide training and certification

 

Other Requirements

 

Must be able to read and understand English
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
Good hand and eye coordination
Ability to follow oral and written communication from supervisor, lead or co-worker
Must have own hand tools
Customer service oriented
Able to direct others as needed

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