Diesel Mechanic

L & N Truck Service - Ellenwood, GA (30+ days ago)3.0

$4,000 sign on bonus (paid in increments) based on experience. Minimum of 7 years’ experience required in order to be eligible for sign on bonus.

Performs skilled and complicated mechanical work on heavy-duty truck equipment and related components with minimum supervision
Trouble shooting on major problems
Follow a checklist of inspection procedures
Test drive vehicles to diagnose malfunctions
Read and interpret diagnostic test results, often by using dials, gauges and computer equipment
Raise trucks and heavy parts or equipment by using hydraulic jacks or hoists
Inspect brake systems, steering mechanisms, transmissions and engines
Minimum three years of hands-on diesel experience in a related mechanical field or graduate of diesel vocational courses
Maintains a neat and orderly working area and proper handling of company tools
Perform routine maintenance such as changing oil, checking batteries, and lubricating equipment and parts
Adjust and align wheels, tighten bolts and screws, and attach system components
Repair or replace malfunctioning components, parts and other mechanical or electrical equipment
Disassemble and reassemble equipment and parts
WE OFFER: Competitive Salary, Weekly Pay, Health, Dental & Vision after 90 days and participation in 401k program after 1 year

Pay based on experience: $20.00 - $30.00 DOE

Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm; 7am start time on Monday

Must have own mechanical tools or willing to purchase them
Must be able to pass criminal background check
Auto mechanic OR some form of automotive repair experience

Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
Must be able to work in the conditions of a repair and mechanical shop environment which includes but not limited to noise exposure, heights up to 13 feet, occasionally will work outdoors in all types of weather conditions, moderate walking and climbing, stooping, bending, kneeling and reaching.

Must have a minimum of 2 years hands on Diesel Mechanic experience