The Vehicle Mechanic will perform a variety of activities designed to service, repair and maintain company vehicles.
Responsibilities: (Essential Job Functions)
1-Performs maintenance and repair activates on Company Vehicles.
2-Diagnoses, services and repairs various systems that are found on the Company vehicles such as mechanical and computer, electronic controls, air brake systems, transmissions, high voltage generators, propane powered equipment, and pneumatic systems.
3-Performs routine maintenance checks and adjustments on such things as fluid levels, hoses, belts, brakes, tires, and clutches; changes filters and oil, and lubricates vehicles.
4-Tunes gas and diesel engines, services valves, fuel filters and turbo charges, and pressure checks fuel filters, adjust injector, fuel racks, governors, etc.
5-Diagnoses problems, disassembles units, repairs or replaces parts, and reassembles units in the following systems:
-Brakes: Repairs or replaces shoes, pads, drums, hoses, calipers, cylinders and any heavy-duty air brakes.
-Cooling: Flushes radiator, replaces hoses and thermostat, repairs or replaces radiator and water pump, fan drives, DCA treatment filters, air intercoolers and oil coolers.
-Drive: repairs and replaces drive shaft, differential, axle, manual, automatic and sophisticated computer- controlled transmission, clutches, transfer cases, power take-off systems, transmission reversers, all wheel driving steering axles and final drives.
-Electrical: Repairs or replaces fuses, batteries, lights, instruments, warning devices, controls and switches, computer controls, modules, alternators, starters, and defective cables and wiring.
-Exhaust and Emissions Control: Replaces mufflers, manifolds, catalytic converters, turbochargers, blowers, and pipes.
-Hydraulic: Repairs and replaces pumps, hoses, valves, winches and cylinders.
-Air: Repairs or replaces compressors, air dryers, brake valves, air tanks and hoses.
-Steering and suspension system: Aligns and balances wheels, repairs or replaces tie rods, ball joints, gear boxes, shock absorbers, springs, steering linkage, kingpins, power steering, hoses, pumps, walking beam suspensions and air suspensions.
-Coupling Devices: Adjust, repairs, inspects and replaces hitches.
6- Overhauls engines, replaces engines, and rebuilds components.
7- Maintains service logs and records maintenance on vehicles
8- Keeps tools, equipment and work area clean, organized, and in good working condition.
9- Performs other related activities as assigned.
Either High School Diploma (or equivalency) AND prior relevant job experience, preferred trade school certification.
Valid Driver's License
State Inspection (preferred but not mandatory)
Job Type: Full-time
Job Type: Full-time